US Open Clinics and Beyond the Courts…

Another pickleball first is in the books. The first ever US Open Pickleball Championships in Naples, FL is complete – recorded as the largest pickleball tournament to date. I had the opportunity to teach a few clinics to participants the day before the tournament began. It was fun! Were you in my classes? A reoccurring [...]

By |May 23rd, 2016|

CBS Sports Network to Televise Pickleball

The MINTO US Open Pickleball Championships will be televised this Friday, May 20th at 7pm eastern, and again Monday, May 23rd at 7pm eastern. This national TV coverage on the CBS Sports Network (CBSSN) will bring pickleball to over 50 million subscribers. CBSSN has announced two air times; call your cable provider to make sure you [...]

By |May 19th, 2016|

US Open Pickleball Championship Men’s Pro Singles

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbrsuxxD00s Yes, the first ever US Open Pickleball Championship tournament is over – and most players survived… barely. The end of April and beginning of May make for some warm and humid weather in Naples, Florida. But hey – it was an awesome experience to be part of another first in the pickleball world. I [...]

By |May 4th, 2016|

Inventor of the Rotating Paddle Holder

Let me introduce you to the inventor of this rotating paddle holder – Lon Jones! Many of us have encountered the challenge of open play and keeping track of who’s next up and who’s in line. Sometimes this is a juggling mess of moving pickleball paddles. Here Lon shares his custom creation - the rotating [...]

By |April 23rd, 2016|

US Open Pickleball Championships

Are your bags packed and ready to go? Minto US Open Pickleball 2016 Championships will be held in Naples, Florida, April 26 - May 1, 2016. Come experience another first for the sport of pickleball! Follow the daily fun and a behind the scenes look by FOLLOWING me at: https://www.instagram.com/jenniferlucore  and  https://www.facebook.com/jennifer.lucore  

By |April 18th, 2016|

15 Shots to Kitchen Line

The Pickleball Channel uploaded this video, that shows how it took Alex Hamner and me 15 shots to make it to the kitchen line (24 more shots to win)  straight to their Facebook page on February 22, 2016, and at the time of this blog post the video had 121,270 views with 1,433 people sharing [...]

By |April 10th, 2016|