Pickleball Tournament Around the Corner
Get ready for some fast action Pickleball with the return of the Central California Pickleball Tournament.
The event kicks off for a weekend of fun on Saturday, October 14th and through Sunday, October 15th at the Plaza Park Pickleball Complex.
Never heard of Pickleball? It's the fastest growing sport in the United States and it's taking over Visalia! Pickleball is a fast-action sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, table tennis and volleyball. It is played on a court with a hard paddle and a wiffle ball.
Registration is now open for this event at www.liveandplayvisalia.com. Cost is $25 per person for the registration fee and $10 per person per event. Deadline to register is this Friday, October 6th.
Mixed doubles will be on Saturday and men’s and women’s doubles on Sunday during this two-day tournament.
The tournament format is double elimination with each match consisting of the best out of three games to 11 points; skill levels 2.5 – 5.0. Participants will receive an event shirt. Medals will be presented to the top three (3) places in each division.
Interested in becoming a vendor at this event? Visit Parks & Recreation for more info.
For more information on the Central California Pickleball Tournament, contact the City of Visalia Parks and Recreation Department at (559) 713-4365 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.