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Pickleball in the Park

Sunday, May 19, 2024
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Dryden Park
811 E. Rockwell St.
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

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The Arlington Heights Park Foundation invites you to play in its Annual Pickleball Tournament on Sunday, May 19 at Dryden Park. The fee is $100 per team. Proceeds will benefit a fully accessible playground for people of all abilities. 

Tournament Details:

  • Beginner (2.0-2.9), Intermediate 3.0, Intermediate 3.5 and Advanced Divisions (4.0+)
  • Teams of 2 (any combination). Players must be 16+
  • Round Robin Tournament Format. 5 Game Guaranteed.
  • Warm-Ups Begin 30 Minutes Before Your Division Starts with a Kickoff Meeting 15 Minutes Before
  • Division Winners Receive Medal
  • Ball TBD

Questions? Contact Amy Lewandowski, Director of Marketing & Community Engagement, at alewandowski@ahpd.org or 847.506.7141.

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Not sure which division you should register for? Learn more on each skill level below!

  • 2.0 to 2.5 players have limited experience, can sustain a short rally with players of equal ability and basic ability to keep score.
  • 3.0 players are well versed in all the shots, scoring and basic doubles strategy. Players can execute all shots with some success and some inconsistency.
  • 3.5 players can execute all the shots with consistency and directional control. Ball spin and low shot trajectories can still be inconsistent.
  • Level 4.0+ players are considered advanced. Game is played at the non-volley zone. Communicates and moves well with a partner. Understands strategy and can adjust style of play and game play according to the opponents strengths and weaknesses and court position. Limited number of unforced errors.

 

8:00 AM

Advanced (4.0+) Games Begin

10:00 AM

Intermediate 3.5 Games Begin

12:00 PM

Intermediate 3.0 Games Begin

2:00 PM

Beginner Games (2.0-2.9) Begin

 
 

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