Archive for July, 2016

Membership Tournament

There are still a few slots left for our FIRST EVER Surrey Pickleball Club FUN TOURNAMENT! Member Tournament: September 10th

The format will be “Doubles”. Choose your own partner (male or female) in the same skill level

Registration Fee:  $10.00 cash for each player (CASH ONLY please on the day of the tournament).

Bring extra ‘cash’ for the vendors and our raffle. Some raffle highlights are:  8 different pickleball paddles from manufactures such as Selkirk, Pro-Lite, Onix and Gamma.  A selection of popular clothing and hats from well know pickleball vendors such as Lola Bella, Pickleball Rocks and I-Dink wear.  Gift baskets, $100.00 premium dinner certificates and even a 30 minute airplane tour of the Fraser Valley.  Plus many more great gifts and prizes.

Raffle Tickets will be available the day of the tournament and if you are not playing in the tournament you can purchase tickets at some of the Round Robin slots the week of September 5th – 9th at the courts.  1 ticket for $5.00; 3 for $10.00 and an arm’s length for $20.00.  You do not have to be present to claim your prize, as the winning ticket numbers will be posted on our website for one month (so hang onto those tickets).  Any unclaimed prized by October 15th, 2016 will be put into future raffle draws in 2017.

If you are not playing in the tournament but are willing to help out on the day of; send an email to Ross Priebe directly; priebecounsel@shaw.ca

We are also asking for someone who would be willing to snap a number of pictures at this event

The South Surrey Rec Centre has a small cafeteria with a nice selection or bring your own lunch, juice, and water to stay hydrated throughout the day!

~~~ See you on September 10th! ~~~

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Family Picnic Day

Hi everyone, Join your fellow Pickleball Players and their families at our Club Family Picnic on Sunday, August 21st  2016. Additional details will be in an August 1st email update from the Club Committee!

Location: Crescent Park picnic grounds. A map to this location will be in the Aug. 1 email update. (28th Avenue and 129th Street: GPS: 2802 129th Street)

RSVP – by responding Family PicNic Event

Bring your favourite games:  bocce, frisbees, baseballs, volleyballs and a dish to share. Shared dishes should be enough for approximately 10 people.

Date: Sunday, August 21st

Time: 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm

 

July 24, 2016

The inaugural FVP Outdoor Tournament, “Pickle in the Park” is happening on August, 27th 2016 at Jubilee Park, Abbotsford.

This is a one day tournament with only two events; men’s and women’s doubles.

Registration will be limited to 10 teams in each division so be sure to register early if you wish to enter.

YOU MUST ENTER WITH A PARTNER. Only one member of your team needs to register.

You can register on the FVP Outdoor website where you will find more details about the event.

REGISTRATION CLOSES AUGUST, 14th AT MIDNIGHT!

Click below for more details and registration:

http://fvpoutdoors.wix.com/fvpoutdoor#!tournament/gplug

July 18, 2016

Although the Surrey Pickleball Club is not involved in this organization we would like to share this information…

Edmonds Community Center and Westcoast Pickleball is hosting a first annual Pickleball tournament. This tournament is sanctioned by Pickleball Canada Organization

Where: Edmonds Community Center

7433 Edmonds St
Burnaby BC

Edmonds Community Center Map

When: October 21, 22, 23

Registration: Opens July 15, 2016

Register at http://pickleballtournaments.com/

Cost: $35 plus $10 for each event entered

Cost includes event T-shirt

All categories will play round robin. Depending on registration numbers, some categories might have single elimination playoffs.

Tournament Director: Tim MacVinnie

Questions: e-mail westcoastpickleball@yahoo.com

See attachment for more details or go to:  pickleballtournaments.com