Pickleball Club Board of Director's Meeting
Next Meeting Scheduled for September 11, 2018
Our next Social will be on
August 16, 2018 at 4:00 P.M
The gathering place is Slate Bistro & Bar
The Fall General Semi-annual Meeting and Social
Please note we have Changed the date of our Fall General annual meeting and social to
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 17th, 2018
The Business Meeting will start at 4:30 P.M.
Social after the meeting
approx. 5:30 P.M.
We realized that many of our members would be attending and some playing in the Nationals with the first date we had. So PLEASE MARK YOU CALENDARS…
We are excited to see everyone there !!!
Available Accommodations for Fall Brawl, Huntsman, or Nationals
Don Simmons has several extra condos rented in both St. George and Palm Springs if you are still looking for housing for Fall Brawl, Huntsman, or Nationals. These are condos with living area, washer-dryer, fully equipped kitchen, etc. The places are nicely furnished with many amenities.
Fall Brawl and/or Huntsman:
1 Unit with 1 king bedroom and a Queen Murphy Bed (sleeps up to 4)
1 Unit with 1 king bedroom, 1 Twins bedroom, 2 baths and a Queen Murphy Bed (sleeps up to 6)
1 Unit with 1 King bedroom, 2 twins bedroom, 2 baths and a Queen Murphy Bed (sleeps up to 6)
The prices are comparable, if not less, than hotel rooms in the area. Please contact me by phone if you'd like more information. If you are already set with your needs or are not going to any of these events this year, we hope you will keep this information for your future years, plus feel comfortable in giving it to your friends for their benefit. Our locations are a short driveable distance from the pickleball venues.
Trilogy Power Ranch Pickleball Club
Member's Summer Report
Back in New York
Club Vice President Mark Sansone participated in the New York State Senior Games in Cortland New York June 13 - 15. Mark and his partner, Sherrill Kujawski, finished fourth in the 65 - 70 open division losing out on a medal by a tie breaker.
By virtue of their performance, Mark and Sherrill have been invited to play in the National Senior Games in Albuquerque New Mexico next summer.
Pickleball Members meet in Montana
The LaRoche and Bronson's recently had dinner and played games at the Perrin's home in Kalispell, MT.
They also went out to dinner followed by Summer Theatre.
As you can see by the picture below the temperatures were a lot cooler than here in Arizona....coats and long sleeves? WOW
Colorado Checking In
On June 24, 2018 Diane Spencer-Herro and Ron Herro Participated in the Colorado Pickleball Open Tournament at the Apex Pickleball complex in Arvada, Colorado. Over 430 players congregated at the 24 Court, Apex Center for the largest pickleball tournament held in Colorado to date.
Diane and her male partner, Bob Ross, won a silver medal in the mixed doubles, 3.5, 70+ age bracket.
Ron and his female partner, Pat Brasher, won a silver medal in the mixed doubles, 3.5, 65-69 age bracket.
June, 2018, Colorado Pickleball Open:
Don Simmons with Nabil Merhi won Silver in
Men’s Doubles age 65+/5.0 skill
Don Simmons with Nikki Schmalz won Gold
in Mixed Doubles age 70+/5.0 skill
your Editor is encouraging all members to participate by sending emails of your summer activities. Keep all of us in the know!