"The popularity of pickleball has hit the Comox Valley". Read the full article from the Comox Valley Record here.
Athletes, investors and companies are all clamoring for a piece of pro pickleball. See this visual report from the Wall Street Journal here.
"Two books tout the wonders of the trendy sport. Can they convince a skeptical reader?" Read the full review/article from The Washington Post here.
Pickleball BC and the Vernon Pickleball Association are excited to announce the first annual BC Provincial Pickleball Championship Tournament which will be held in Vernon. The dates for this inaugural event are May 12 through May 14, 2023.
"Seven-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady and four-time major tennis champion Kim Clijsters were announced as part of an ownership group for a Major League Pickleball expansion team." Read the full article here.
From an interesting article in The Guardian: "Pickleball courts in Santa Rosa, California, were closed for several days after 'at least six quarts of oil were spilled' on to their surface, the Press Democrat reported. Lying in the oil was a 'profanity-laced note', according to the newspaper, in which the writer threatened to scratch the cars of any pickleball players." Read the full article here.