Dawson, Georgia, Park and Rec provides Pickleball Fun for all ages

Bob Christia - bchristian@dawsonnews.com - June 12, 2019 Dawson County Parks and Recreation's primary mission is to create a fun, safe, and nurturing environment in which people of all ages can grow, benefit, and enjoy the quality of life through diverse recreational and leisure opportunities. Approaching his first anniversary as Director, Matt

Pickleball professional Kyle Yates helps to grow sport with clinics

Pickleball pro Kyle Yates (center) gives instructions during a clinic Friday at Forest Hills Racquet Club. The Florida native has won eight gold medals in the U.S. Open Pickleball Championships. [WILL CHENEY/THE AUGUSTA CHRONICLE] By Will Cheney Staff Writer May 24, 2019 Pickleball professional Kyle Yates is watching his sport grow by

Pickleball Mania Makes It a Must-Have Amenity in Senior Living

Chuck Sudo - April 18, 2019 As the sport’s popularity surges, adding pickleball facilities  could be a competitive advantage for senior living providers courting tenants. Pickleball combines elements of tennis, ping pong and badminton, and is one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S. Nearly 3.1 million Americans play pickleball, according