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††††††††††††††† †† †††Welcome to

†††††††††††††† †††††Camarillo Pickleball

 

 

† †These pages are dedicated

†††††††††† Playing, Learning, and Competing.

 

† Watch an interesting CBS Early Show segment about Pickleball

†††††††††††††††† ††>> Click here for link to YouTube

 

† Check out this shot by shot PICKLEBALL STRATEGY breakdown of

†††††††††††† ONE GREAT 36-SHOT POINT. (less than 5 minutes)

†† The USAPA National Championships was November 3-11, 2018.

†††† †ESPNNEWS will †televise a 1-hour special at 10:00am PST on Saturday, December 22.

†††††††††††† ††††††††††††††Note that the USAPA does not guarantee this scheduled date/time. Info as of 14 November 2018

 

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Keeping track of the score in Pickleball seems complicated in the beginning.

†††††† Try watching this YouTube video and this second YouTube video.

††††††††††††††††† For more scoring info, read these instructions.

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†† If you would like to be on our growing email update list,

†††††††††††††††††††† email CamarilloPickleball@gmail.com

 

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The USA Pickleball Association is the

primary governing body for the sport.

 

The USAPA website provides guidance on training,

playing locations and points-of-contact by state and city.

 

†† Whether playing locally or while traveling,

††††††††††††††††††††††† you should know your Pickleball Rating.

† Knowing will assist you in setting up interesting, competitive, and fair play.

††† Reading the USAPA Rating document also helps you understand what skills

† you need to work on to improve to the next level.

 

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TWO places to play at in Camarillo

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† We use MeetUp.com to let local players know how many others are playing that day/time†

† This also gives visitors an opportunity to join in.

†††††††††††††††††† https://www.meetup.com/Camarillo-Pickleball-Meetup/

†††† ††††††††††††††Please know pickleball rules, scoring and how to play.

††††† †††††††These groups are not for instruction, but observers are welcome.

 

1. Freedom Gym <> Click here to let others know you are coming.

†††† 224 Willis Road, Camarillo Airport

† >> 2 indoor courts <> Wood Floors = easier on joints, back and knees.

†-- 8:30am-11:30am, Mondays AND Wednesdays

†-- 11:30am-2:00pm, Tuesdays

Closed if Park District training classes are in session
Bring your own balls and paddle.
Cost: Free

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2. Bob Kildee Community Park <> Click HERE to let others know you are coming

†††††††† 1030 Temple Avenue, Camarillo (by Boys/Girls Club & Aqua Center)

††† >> 6 outdoor lighted courts

-- Open 8:00 am-9:00 pm every day

-- Friendly Monday, Wednesday, Friday morning pickup play 9:00am -11:00am

-- Friday evening pickup play 6:00pm Ė 8:00pm

† Lights out at 9:15pm

† Some courts Closed if Park District training classes are in session

††††††† Bring your own balls and paddle.

††††††† Donít forget sunscreen and water.

††††††† A folding chair will often help.

†††††† Cost: Free

 

† SUGGESTION: Next to the courts are great concrete backboards.

††††††† †††††††††††††††††† EVERY SHOT can be practiced against the backboard.

††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ESPECIALLY work on your reaction time.

 

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†† Some useful information links:

†††† 1. What is a legal underhand serve?

†††† 2. An Aid to keeping track of who is the server and the score.

†††† 3. Can I find places to play when traveling? ABSOLUTELY!

†††† 4. Pickleball Channel includes Pickleball411 training videos

†††† 5. Pickleball Tournaments site include upcoming listings

†††† 6. Pickleball Rocks supports the sport with podcasts, trips, tips and products

†††† 7. Pickleball shopping for things to buy

†††† 8. Pickleball Central for a wide variety of paddles, balls and accessories

†††† 9. Big 5 Sporting Goods store in Camarillo carries paddles and balls

††††††††††††††††††† Look for their $10 Off coupons

†††††††††††††††††† (in shopping center at Las Posas Rd. & Arneill Rd.)

†††† 10. Dickís Sporting Goods stores in Thousand Oaks and Moorpark carry paddles

 

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†††† For general questions about this web page or additional information,

† email CamarilloPickleball@gmail.com

 

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