International Pickleball Tournament 2015, Part 2 of 2

Here is part two of the fun had at the International Pickleball Tournament 2015! (In case you missed it, here is Part One). Feel free to share this with your pickleball friends. In September over 130 total participants from nine different countries and three continents took part in the first International Pickleball Tournament in Madrid, [...]

October 19th, 2015|

International Pickleball Tournament 2015, Part 1 of 2

Hello pickleball world! With players from 10 countries participating, the first annual International Pickleball Tournament 2015 held in Madrid, Spain is now in the history books. This was an extra special pickleball adventure for me for many reasons, but a couple highlights include traveling to beautiful Spain and getting to play Pickleball in new place [...]

October 12th, 2015|

Traveling Utah to Spain and Italy

I am sure behind in my blog posts for jennifer's pickleball blog.... so much of the world to see and such sad internet connections from land and the cruise ship on the Mediterranean Sea. Since my last post here is a summary of my travels: Tournament of Champions - UT.  Had a awesome time in [...]

October 3rd, 2015|

Viva Spain Pickleball Tour – 4 spots just opened!

My Dad (Bob Youngren) and I are very excited about the upcoming "Viva Spain" pickleball tour September 16 – 24, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. This tour has been sold out for months, but at this moment there are now 4 OPENINGS for YOU to have some fun with us. As we all know life happens [...]

August 7th, 2015|

Bainbridge Island WA, Barney McCallum and pickleball clinic

In July I was hoping all would work out for a quick trip to Bainbridge Island, WA to visit with the last surviving founder of pickleball – Barney McCallum. All worked out!! Alex Hamner and I flew from San Diego to Seattle and for four action packed days we made the rounds to see friends, [...]

July 27th, 2015|

Seattle, Washington Pickleball Visit

On July 13, 2015, Alex Hamner and I caught the plane from San Diego at 6:00am and headed to Seattle for pickleball. We rented the cheapest rental car they had – see the bright colored muscle car below :-)  and headed to play pickleball with friends at Edmonds Yost Park at 11:45am. Wow, that is a [...]

July 25th, 2015|