Yearly Archives: 2015


2015 Holiday Tournament Group Photo
On Saturday, December 19th, 2015, SASF held their very first Pickleball Tournament. The first tournament was limited to members only. This tournament was mainly a social holiday event combined with a nice luncheon afterwards. The winners were determined by a random round-robin drawing of team and a set time in […]

SASF Holiday Tournament 2015


Woodland Community & Senior Center
Hello, I manage the community center in Woodland and I wanted to start spreading the word that we are offering drop-in Pickleball for free on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00-11:30 am. We just started last week. At the community center (2001 East St. Woodland, CA) we have a gymnasium that […]

Pickleball in Woodland


SASF Youth Pickleball
SASF first youth Pickleball clinic was lead Ambassador Karen Alfsen and myself with assistance from Jeannie Fong, Lee Pacho and Mike Luevano. The much younger group were very quick learners and only required a few basic instructions before they were able to play a game of Pickleball.

SASF Youth Pickleball Clinic




Approved
CSD Board Meeting Tonight – 6:30pm Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 6:30pm Agenda Item 12. Approval of Oasis Community Park and Porto Park Conceptual Master Plan. Karen Alfsen wants everyone to attend with paddles in hand to show support for new Pickleball courts at Oasis Community Park. http://www.yourcsd.com/31/Parks-Recreation

Oasis Community Park Conceptual Master Plan


Rio Linda newly resurface courts
I attended the Grand Re-opening of the Rio Linda RLE Community Center Pickleball courts. Members of the Rio Linda-Elverta Pickleball Club were instrumental in resurfacing and painting of lines for Pickleball.  Although the lines are stripped for 4 courts the center only owns 2.  One member bring the extra one […]

Rio Linda Grand Re-opening



Members of ACC Pickleball attended the Grand Opening of a new indoor Pickleball dropin at Courtside Basketball Center in Rocklin.  Courside Center is a massive 36,000 sq foot air-conditioned facility hosting 5 full size basketball courts. Normal Hours Begin Oct 26th Open Gym 8 AM – 1 PM 12 Courts Available […]

Rocklin Indoor Pickleball Grand Opening



Lee Pacho and myself with Steve Sutton
USAPA Western Regional Director, Steve Sutton plays Pickleball with members of ACC Pickleball program. Myself along with co-founder Jeannie Fong and several regulars of ACC Pickleball drop-in, including Lee Pacho and Jan Cariker  were able to meet with Steve Sutton while he was in town.  

Regional Director Visits ACC



Curtis Night Play
The City of Sacramento fixed the light at Curtis Park. Vince Angell send me this photo showing the lights after he hit the ON switch.  He said that “It almost look like day light” and they were still not at full intensity.  It may take about 20 minutes to warm up […]

Curtis Park Evening Pickleball