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  • Free Pickleball Clinic for Ages 7-13

    NEWS RELEASE
    September 4, 2020
    Free Pickleball Clinic for Ages 7-13


    The City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department invites boys and girls ages 7-13 years to participate at a youth pickleball clinic for fun and exercise. This instructional program is free and takes place on three consecutive Saturdays starting Saturday, September 19th from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. at the Atkinson Community Center Courts, 1000 North Railroad Avenue in Santa Maria. 

    Registration is required and limited to 10 participants. Loaner equipment will be provided. The deadline to register is Wednesday, September 9th. This program will follow CDC guidelines, participants must wear a face covering and maintain six feet social distancing. The online registration deadline is Wednesday, September 16th at 5:00 p.m., please visit https://www.cityofsantamaria.org/register

    The sport of pickleball is an inclusive activity for all ages that combines the structure of tennis with similar scoring to table-tennis. It is an easy sport for beginners to learn, and can develop into a fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players.

    Questions may be directed to the Recreation and Parks Department at (805) 925-0951 extension 2260.