PickleUp! Learn to Play Pickleball

Pickle Up Program – 6 Sessions
July 16, July 18, July 23, July 25, July 30, August 1 – 6PM to 8PM

Tennis Courts 5&6

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Session 1 – July 16, 2019
1. Introductions
2. What is “Pickleball”?
3. Safety – Warm up
4. Preliminaries – Equipment
     a. Grips, Ready Position, Move, Stop, Hit
5. Drills – Serve & Volley
Session 2 – July 18, 2019
1.Rules of the Game.. 2 Bounce Rule.. NVZ (No Volley Zone)..Serving
2. Announcing Score.. Me, You , & Who
3. Regulation Game.. 11 .. Win by 2
4. Drills.. Serve & Volley
5. Games
Session 3 – July 23, 2019
1. Strokes – Part 1
     a. Forehand Ground Stroke
     b. Dink
     c. Backhand Ground Stroke
     d. Service Technique
     e. Return of Serve
     f. Problems to Watch For
2. Games
Session 4 – July 25, 2019
1. Strokes – Part 2
     a. Long Dink/Drop Shot
     b. Volley
     c. Drop Volley
     d. Half Volley
     e. Lob
     f. Overhead Smash
2. Games
Session 5 – July 30, 2019
1. Basic Strategies
a. Player Positioning
b. Getting To The Net
c. Partners Move In Unison
d. Placement Rather Than Power
e. Communicating With Partner
2. Games
Session 6 – August 1, 2019
1. Mental Game
2. Court Etiquette
3. Scheduling – Online & Tennis Shack
4. Resources
     a. Pickleball Web Site – villagespickleball.org
     b. Pickleball Central Online – 5% Discount with CRVCA code
     c. YouTube Videos
        i. Official Pickleball Guide – https://www.usapa.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/USAPA-Teaching-Guidelines-Sept-1-2016.pdf
        ii. Keeping Score Video – https://youtu.be/eMEpFipIdrk
        iii. Beginning to play: https://youtu.be/fTvPYdKZqO0?t=62
5. Games