New Colorado Springs dining concept features pickleball courts, large bar menu

Teresa Farney teresa.farney@gazette.com Feb 5, 2020Rendering of Altitude Hospitality Group’s planned North Side Social eatery/outdoor dining experience at the former Till Kitchen location in Briargate. [Courtesy of Altitude Hospitality Group]Altitude Hospitality Group has named its newest venture North Side Social.North Side Social is the transformation of Till Kitchen, 9633 Prominent

What recreational or sports facility do you value most? Pickleball courts top the list in Grand Junction, Colorado

Feb 2, 2020 - Matt MeyerIn this May 11, 2019 file photo, Ashley Lloyd returns a shot during the Grand Junction Western Slope Regional Pickleball Tournament at Lincoln Park. [Christopher Tomlinson]A frenzy of pickleball fans flooded to gjsentinel.com and topped the poll asking: What sports or recreational facility, either current

Repeating Ourselves

Kathryn White on January 31, 2020Simplified Pickleball at Whitlock Rec Center (photo: Jan Pelton Photography) by Kathryn White Mark caught the yellow plastic ball with his left hand, bounced it a few times against the floor of the court, held it out to serve, then paused a moment. He looked at me,

Steamboat Springs, Colorado, Council seeks more details on pickleball center project

 January 9, 2020 Shelby Reardonsreardon@steamboatpilot.comThe Tennis Center at Steamboat and newly-formed nonprofit Court Sports 4 Life wants to build a Pickleball Center perpendicular to, and on the north side, of the current building.STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Loretta Conway, business development director and vice president of Steamboat Tennis and Court Sports, presented

Between a Pickle and a Hard Place – Denver, Colorado – 2015 editorial

Between a Pickle and a Hard PlaceAdapting_Orange_Ball_Court_for_Pickleball_useApril 24, 2015This editorial appeared in the Spring 2015 issue of Colorado Tennis/by Kurt Desautels, EditorPickleball. Just typing the word makes my fingers chuckle. But despite it's rather whimsical name, these days pickleball has become a serious topic for tennis players, providers and governing bodies.

Steamboat Springs, Colorado, Pickleball Tournament attracts players of all ages

Shelby Reardon - sreardon@steamboatpilot.comTennis Center at Steamboat Springs pickleball pro Sean Pummill competes in a pickleball tournament in Steamboat on Saturday, July 6. Shelby ReardonSTEAMBOAT SPRINGS — In the inaugural nationally-sanctioned pickleball tournament in Steamboat Springs, a 14-year-old competed against a 73-year-old, disputing the claim the sport is just for older athletes.A