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News and fun for Summit County pickleball players.

 

2019 Summer Fun Tournament

Once again, Tom Stanar ably organized and managed the annual Summer Fun Tournament and Pot Luck Breakfast with help from his wife Linda, Jerry Veazey, an

Featured Member — Kai-Peter Koenig

SCPA member Kai-Peter Koenig immigrated to the United States from Germany at age 10, just seven or eight years after WWII.  Eager to fit into

SCPA at Vail Western Regional

SCPA members took home eight medals in the Vail Western Slope Regional Pickleball Tournament, August 15-19!  Congratulations to: Junior Serenel for Gold in 4.0 Men’s Singles (in his

SCPA Celebrates Darby Piens

Thanks to Karen and Mike Miller, Wendy Markley and Wes Knight for organizing a pot-luck picnic tribute to longtime club member Darby Piens, who died

Featured Member — Ruthie Kimmons

After trying pickleball just a couple of times in 2017, new SCPA member Ruthie Kimmons is really jumping in now.  She’s showing such rapid improvement

SCPA at 1st-ever Colorado Open

All Summit County Pickleball Association (SCPA) members who competed in the inaugural Colorado Pickleball Open, a USAPA-sanctioned tournament on June 22-24, 2018, finished with medals!  Congratulations

Featured Member — Rick Garcia

Bet you didn’t know that SCPA has a Junior Olympian among our members!  Rick Garcia took first place in a Junior Olympics diving competition at

Jerry and Joan Play PB in Japan

In May Jerry and Joan Veazey spent spent 10 days touring and playing pickleball in Japan, hosted by USAPA National Champion Daniel Moore.   Here’s Jerry