Pickleball for Parkinson’s: From Passion to Progress

No two Team Fox fundraisers look the same. That’s because they stem from the unique ideas and interests of the dedicated individuals and teams behind them. For example, while the only obvious link between pickleball and Parkinson’s might be the alliteration, Team Fox member Lesly Wagner has used the sport to raise more than $42,000 for Parkinson’s research.The inspiration came from Lesly’s friend Wendy, a former Division I college tennis player who was diagnosed with young-onset Parkinson’s disease

Pickleball teams go head-to-head to support Wilmington, NC, area women with cancer

Monique Robinson - January 25, 2020- see video at: https://www.wwaytv3.com/2020/01/25/pickleball-teams-go-head-to-head-to-support-area-women-with-cancer/LELAND, NC (WWAY) –It looks like it could be tennis, but it sounds like ping pong and it smells like hard work. It’s pickleball!More than 250 players from across the continent are in town to play.House of Pickleball (H.O.P.) Owner Jan

Pancreatic Cancer Fundraiser Success With Pickleball

Wage Hope My Way fundraisers used some very creative ways to honor family and friends in 2019.Jeff Christman passed away earlier this year and his vast network of family and friends honored him in a truly unique way with the First Annual Jeff Christman Pickle Ball vs. Cancer Invitational. The event raised more

Pickleball tournament to raise funds for St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation – Ontario, Canada

Pickleball tournament to raise funds for St. Mary's General Hospital FoundationIt will happen over three days in late February Nov 8, 2019  By: KitchenerToday StaffST. MARY'S GENERAL HOSPITAL FOUNDATION ************************ St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation, The City of Waterloo and The Waterloo Pickleball Club have teamed up to bring together pickleball players and

October 18-20, 2019, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana – Great Cause! – 2019 Hallowheel Pickleball Tournament

Hallowheel benefits the Cajun Classic Wheelchair Tennis Tournament VISIT THIS PAGE TO REGISTER! DATES Oct. 18-20, 2019LOCATION BREC’S Highland Park Tennis Center, Baton Rouge, LAFORMAT Men's, Women's, and Mixed Doubles Age/Skill Divisions (Divisions may be combined per Director's discretion)OPTIONAL: CLINICS WITH NATIONALLY RANKED PRO PICKLEBALL PLAYERS (spaces limited) Friday, Oct. 18, morning and afternoon sessions (requires separate

Pickleball Tournament Palm Creek – Casa Grande, Arizona – 10/17/2019 – 10/20/2019 Battle of the Branches – Benefiting The Gary Sinise Foundation

Pickleball Tournament 10/17/2019 - 10/20/2019 Battle of the Branches - Benefiting The Gary Sinise FoundationPalm Creek - Casa Grande, Arizonavisit https://www.r2sports.com/tourney/home.asp?TID=30701Welcome Pickleballers:The Military Pickleball Association is excited to offer this fun tournament at a great venue. We are thrilled that this tournament will benefit The Gary Sinise Foundation, which is

Reminder: Charity Pickleball Tournament in Kingston, NY, on September 7th!

Reminder: Charity Pickleball Tournament in Kingston, NY, on September 7th! HUDSON VALLEY CHARITY PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT Benefiting Gift of Life Marrow Registry Loughran Park, Manor Place, Kingston, NY 12401You are cordially invited to join us at our:Hudson Valley Charity Pickleball Tournament to benefit Gift of Life Marrow Registry Location:Loughran Park Meet us at the Park Pavilion Manor Place Kingston,

PIckleball gets a boost in Lenawee County, Michigan

Matt Sisoler Daily Telegram Sports Writer @lenaweesisoler Aug 8, 2019On Thursday afternoon, former Adrian, Ann Arbor Huron and Ypsilanti Lincoln tennis coach Jim Johnson presented Greg DuMars, representing the Lenawee Pickleball Club, a check for the $505 raised by the third annual Maple City Invitational, at the offices of the

Beating Parkinsons With Pickleball

Rising Star: Andy Leighton beating Parkinson's with Pickleballby Chip Brierre Tuesday, August 6th 2019AAHelen White and Andy LeightonARLINGTON, Va. (WJLA) — Do not be fooled, pickleball looks simple until you match up with the pros. Helen White and Andy Leighton compete at a national level with great success."There aren’t too many husbands and

More pickleball courts among improvements at Willow Park, in Park City, Utah, thanks to donation to Basin Recreation

July 29, 2019 - Ryan Kosteckasports@parkrecord.comA sign posted by Basin Recreation signifies the resurfacing project currently taking place at Willow Creek Park. Tanzi Propst/Park RecordIt’s been a long time coming.The battle over the available court space at Willow Creek Park between tennis and pickleball players may be coming to a close