The Mid-Atlantic’s largest indoor pickleball venue is now open in Chantilly. Meet the woman behind the business.

By Michael Neibauer  – Managing Editor, Washington Business Journal Oct 26, 2020 Beverly Raelson co-founded Pickleballerz, a just-opened, indoor pickleball venue at 14424 Albemarle Point Place in Chantilly. They say it is one-of-a-kind in the Mid-Atlantic, and it counts the Peterson Cos. as an investor. What is pickleball, and who plays it?

Pregnant Lala Kent’s Fiance’s Major Weight Loss After Pickleball Tournament

Pregnant Vanderpump Rules Lala Kent’s Fiancé Randall Emmett Seemingly Flaunts Major Weight Loss After Pickleball Tournament Health & Fitness Oct 23, 2020 2:42 pm· By Lex Briscuso Broadimage/Shutterstock Lookin’ good, dude! Pregnant Vanderpump Rules star Lala Kent‘s fiancé, Randall Emmett, seemingly showed off his major weight loss on Instagram on Thursday, October 22. “Won gold in

Ellen DeGeneres’s Oceanfront Mansion is for sale — and Includes a Pickleball Court!

Welcome to paradise. By Helena Madden on October 19, 2020 Riskin Partners Estate Group In the couple’s latest house flip, Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi are parting ways with their Santa Barbara compound and listing it for $40 million. According to property records, the couple purchased the home for $27 million

Las Cruces, New Mexico, Symphony concert features pickleball star

Posted Friday, February 14, 2020 3:30 pm By Mike Cook The Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra (LCSO) will feature some unique elements during its pops concert this weekend in Atkinson Recital Hall in the New Mexico State University Music Building, 1075 N. Horseshoe. Maestro Lonnie Klein and the orchestra will be joined by the

Pitch Perfect: After successful heart surgery, Dexter dynamo is back to active lifestyle

By Sally Owen ~ SoutheastHEALTH Sponsored Content Saturday, February 8, 2020 After successful heart surgery, Dexter resident Sheila LeGrand is back to pitching horseshoes with her husband and traveling to tournaments across the country. Photo by Lyle Whitworth Sheila LeGrand is not one to sit still for much more than a nanosecond. That's why she

Home court: Ephrata native returns to lead parks department

Josh Johnson, newly hired recreation supervisor for the city of Ephrata, in the pickleball court he created by Columbia Ridge Elementary School. by Charles H. Featherstone Staff Writer | February 5, 2020 11:17 PM EPHRATA — Pickleball. “It’s the fastest growing sport with those over 55,” said Traci Bennett, the director of community services

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

Repeating Ourselves

Kathryn White on January 31, 2020 Simplified 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,

Why some Nova Scotians are getting hooked on pickleball

Sport picking up players and fans as it grows across the province Anne Cogdon playing pickleball  Lesli Tathum By Lesli Tathum January 31, 2020 Anne Cogdon doesn’t regret switching her tennis racket for a pickleball paddle. Cogdon took up pickleball after injuring her shoulder playing tennis a few years ago. She said she stopped playing for

Family travels across country for pickleball

Gary Curreri - Sun Sentinel Correspondent Jan 24, 2020 Michael Niss, 57, of Parkland, returns a shot during the third annual pickleball tournament at the Delray Beach Tennis Center. (Gary Curreri) Pickleball has become a family affair for a Parkland family. Michael and Daniella Niss took up the sport about four years ago

Pickleball exploding in popularity

By KAMIE STEPHEN Star-Herald - Jan 5, 2020   Lisa Downey prepares to swing at a pickleball as it flys toward her during a game at the Carpenter Center on Monday. Lisa likes that the sport introduces her to new people. During his career, Mike Miles’ goal was to improve lives through recreational

“Pickleball refreshes the mind, relieves any pent up emotions and help in developing a fresh outlook…….”

Poulomi Kundu “Pickleball brings a positive outlook to life. It refreshes the mind, relieves any stress or pent up emotions and helps in developing a positive and fresh outlook everytime I play……” Elaine Shallcross DOB:                          10th July 1955 Place of Birth:           Manchester England Residence:                 Longridge Lancashire First Club:                  Hua Hin International Pickleball Club,