Where to Play?
Outdoor play at Lincoln Park courts will start at 10 a.m., seven days per week. If it’s sunny and over 45 degrees, you can most likely find a game there. At Pine Ridge, outdoor play has been starting around noon. Get out there!
Round Robin Play!
Round Robin Play at the Lincoln Park courts is set to start April 8. It will run Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m.-noon. Wednesday will be for skill level 3.5 and lower. Friday will be for level 3.5 and higher. If you don’t know your player rating, visit HERE.
Pine Ridge Round Robins will start March 31 and run Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m.-noon. (Pine Ridge courts are located at 359 Ridges Blvd. in the Redlands.) All skill levels are welcome Tuesday and Thursday.
All Round Robins are free and open to the public. NOTE: Round Robins are organized by independent volunteers. WSPC “supports” the event (equipment, balls, etc.) but this is NOT a club event.
Save The Dates! 2020 Tournaments
List of 2020 local, regional and state tournaments. Links will take you to more information and registration.
March 21 CANCELED – Steamboat Springs Spring Classic
March 26-28 – Buena Vista Spring Break Tournament
March 28-29 – March Madness Pickleball Tournament (Greeley)
April 18-19 – Apex Pickleball Blast Tournament (Arvada, CO)
April 25-26 – WSPC Club Tournament (for members only)
May 9-10 CANCELED – Grand Junction Regional Pickleball Tournament
May 23-24 – Apex Foundation Pickleball Tournament
June 6-7 – Montrose Regional Pickleball Tournament
June 12-14 – Colorado Pickleball Open
June 18-20 – Summer Smash in the Mountains (Carbondale)
July 17-19 – Rocky Mountain State Games (Colorado Springs)
July 31-Aug. 2 – Durango Regional Pickleball Tournament
July 31-Aug. 2 – Rocky Mountain Pickleball Open
Aug. 7-10 – Great Plains Regional Championship (Colorado Springs)
Aug. 18 (for many days) – Tournament of Champions
Aug. 21-23 – Centennial Park Courts Pickleball Tournament (Salida, CO)
Aug. 26-30 – Vail Pickleball Open
Aug. 28 – Pickleball for Heroes Tournament (Denver)
Aug. 29-30 – Western Slope Senior Games (Grand Junction)
Sept. 4-6 – Battle of the Paddle (Gypsum)
Sept. 12-13 – Carbondale Regional Pickleball Tournament
Sept. 12-13 – Steamboat Regional Pickleball Tournament
Sept. 26-27 – Delta Oktoberfest Tournament
We Need Pickleball Referees
The club will be holding a Referee Clinics at Lincoln Park Barn. Anyone interested may attend either Sunday, March 29, from 1-4 p.m. or Monday, March 30, from 2:30-5:30 p.m. These clinics are free and open to previous attendees, as a refresher, or to new participants interested in learning to referee. We will be having three pickleball tournaments in Grand Junction this year and our ultimate objective is to have enough referees for every match. Email Eileen Egloff at firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP.
Tao's Lesson Program Update
Tao is definitely planning on doing bootcamps and semi-private and private lessons this year. Stay tuned to wspcgj.com or your email in-box for more upcoming information.