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Two Bend pickleball courts, Pickleball Zone and Widgi Creek Pickleball, have been closed until Nov. 12 due to an increase in COVID-19 cases in the pickleball community.



PlayTime Scheduler has quickly become the go-to tool for scheduling pickleball play in communities all over the United States and beyond



About 30 members of the community attended to celebrate the beginning of construction of four new pickleball courts.



Pacific Way play proves popularBy R.J. MARX Seaside Signal Pickleball is so popular in Gearhart that enthusiasts hope to double the amount of courts and to add even more courts to the city’s parks master plan in progress.“The old adage of if you build them they will come has been borne out!” Gearhart’s Wally Hamer […]



Pickleball classes on second weekends Pickleball 101 classes will be on the second Saturday of each month throughout the year, with Pickleball 102 set for the second Sundays of the month, all at the Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church gym. Saturday classes will run from 9 a.m.-noon. Players are expected to provide their own water,…



A Widgi Creek Pickleball Center employee is being hailed as a hero after jumping into action during a slow night at the facility.



Getting into Pickleball  



Pickleball is big in Gearhart, Oregon, but don’t underestimate its popularity in Seaside.



Camp Rilea was closed for the day and pickleball players sought an alternate place to play. They found it in Gearhart, Oregon.



$1 Million Renovation completed at Mountain Park Racquet & Fitness Club LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. – November 20, 2019 – (Newswire.com) ​​​​​​Mountain Park Racquet & Fitness Club (MPRC), a local leader in the tennis and fitness industry for over 46 years, completed a one million dollar renovation this month. The newly redesigned tennis and fitness club […]



“There isn’t a pickleball court that you go to that you don’t hear people, what would you say, razzing each other in a very friendly way and it winds up in laughter.”



Volunteers worked last month to clean up around the Mt. Shasta Resort’s tennis courts and plan to convert one of the courts into a pickleball only court. Contributed Photo Sep 9, 2019 The current plan is to convert one of the four tennis courts to four pickleball courts, said Waller. Statistics show that on the […]



Painted lines on the tennis court and rolling nets stored nearby are not sufficient to win support from the Oregon North Coast Pickleball organization for new courts in Gearhart.



Pickleball Classes Pickleball 101 classes will be on the second Saturday of each month throughout the year, with Pickleball 102 set for the second Sundays of the month, all at the Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church gym. Saturday classes will run from 9 a.m.-noon. Players are expected to provide their own water, court shoes (or…



Marian Pasela – Aug 23, 2019 at 12:01 AM   Ken Brummel-Smith and Cheryl Wimpey were a great team on the weekend of Aug. 11 and went far in 3.0 mixed doubles, all age groups combined. Although they didn’t take the gold, two Mount Shasta pickleball players held their own and had a chance against much younger players in the […]



More than 500 players expected through Sunday for the USAPA Pacific Northwest Classic Brian Ashworth, right, runs down the ball while playing in the men’s doubles 35-plus expert gold-medal match with teammate Rob Davidson during the Pacific Northwest Classic pickleball tournament at Bend’s Pine Nursery Park on Friday. (Ryan Brennecke/Bulletin photos)  The far northeast corner…



Published Aug. 9, 2019 The Redmond Pickleball Club wants pickleball lines painted alongside tennis lines on two city courts Peggy Friesner and Mel Hatton, foreground, left, play pickleball on fully occupied courts as adjacent tennis courts are empty at Sam Johnson Park in Redmond on Thursday. A group of avid pickleball players in Redmond want…



On a Tuesday morning inside the newly renovated George Rogers Park pickleball facility, a lengthy line of paddles imbuing a tapestry of colors and brands rest against a fence a few feet away from the white lines that constitute the outer edges of the courts.



Dustin NcCorchuk, right, and his 13-year-old son Xavier compete in the Central Oregon Classic at Pine Nursery Park on Friday. (Dean Guernsey/Bulletin photo) A-A+ Redmond’s Dustin and Xavier NcCorchuk stand out at Pine Nursery Park, and not just for their bright neon green shirts. The father-son duo is an anomaly in the pickleball world. “You…



By AMANDA LARCH The Herald-Dispatch ASHLAND — The Shelter of Hope in Ashland is having its first-ever outdoor pickleball tournament July 13-14 to raise funds for the organization. The tournament will consist of men’s, women’s and mixed doubles matches, and it will begin at 8 a.m. July 13 and 9 a.m. July 14 at the…



From left, Dan O’Connor, survey manager for Adkins Engineering; Krist Redd president of the Klamath Basin Pickleball Association; Mike Steen and Mike Reeder of Steen Sports Park; and Klamath County Commissioner Kelley Minty Morris turn over the first dirt for a new set of six pickleball courts in Steen Park Thursday. Courts should be ready […]



For as long as pickle ball has been around in Tillamook, it’s been played inside, mostly at the tennis courts at the Fairgrounds or at the YMCA. Now with the retrofitting and resurfacing of the tennis courts at 9th Street Park, those who want to play pickleball out side on a nice sunny day can…



Proper pickleball technique can help prevent injuries. (Newswire.net — April 15, 2019) Bend, OR –During the month of April, we recognize the latest paddle sport craze winning the hearts of both the young and more mature age groups. Designed intentionally as a family friendly sport, pickleball’s main appeal may be its ability to attract a […]



  #inform-video-player-1 .inform-embed { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; } #inform-video-player-2 .inform-embed { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; } There were close games, some ties in the medal rounds and lots of hoots and hollers at secondnd Annual Klamath Basin Pickleball Association Spring Paddle Battle pickleball tournament at Harbor Isles Tennis Club this weekend. About 80 players […]



Pickleball 101 classes will be on the second Saturday of each month throughout the year, with Pickleball 102 set for the second Sundays of the month, all at the Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church gym. Saturday classes will run from 9 a.m.-noon. Players are expected to provide their own water, court shoes (or tennis shoes)…