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May 01 - August 31, 2021

Pickleball: Beg. Boot Camp and Play (18+ yrs) SUM21

Parker Recreation Center • 17301 E. Lincoln Ave ParkerCO  80134 Organized by Parker Parks and Recreation
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Pickleball Boot Camp sessions are designed to teach the basics of pickleball to beginners, focusing on game philosophy, general rules and proper form and technique.

Once Boot Camp is completed, players practice what they’ve learned during instructional play! These sessions will focus on game situations with instructors monitoring and assisting participants to increase their skills. Instructional play is included in the Boot Camp registration.

Please contact Bob at bbullock@parkeronline.org or 303.805.6311 for questions.

Level of Instruction: Beginners – Adults

Skills/Fundamentals Learned: Participants will learn:

  • proper hitting techniques
  • pickleball rules
  • game philosophy
  • scoring
  • instructional play

COVID-19 Information: Specific information about this division’s COVID-19 program guidelines can be found at www.ParkerRec.com/Sports.

Instructors: Archie Aquino has played tennis for several years rising to a 5.0 level tennis player. Using her tennis skills, she transitioned to pickleball and is recognized as an advanced player in the Parker Pickleball program, where she now serves as one of two pickleball instructors for the Parker Parks and Recreation Department. She is also a certified pickleball instructor through the USAPA. Along with English, Archie speaks German and Tagalog/Filipino.

David Lissy has been playing and teaching pickleball for over five years. David has an MA degree in Curriculum and Instruction and has written pickleball curriculum used in his camps and clinics. He grew up in the suburbs west of Chicago playing a multitude of sports including baseball, football, basketball, tennis, golf, table tennis, hockey, swimming, biking and running. David’s claim to fame during this time was winning his grade school’s table tennis championship! David’s main focus for teaching is to pass the enjoyment of the game along to new players.


  • Equipment: All equipment will be supplied. Please wear tennis shoes and athletic clothing. Bring your own full water bottle and refrain from using the drinking fountains. Bring personal hand sanitizer and a sweat towel.
  • Skip Dates: N/A

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When

May 01 - August 31, 2021

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

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Age and Gender

Ages 18-255 · Co-Ed

Location

Parker Recreation Center

17301 E. Lincoln Ave ParkerCO  80134

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