Fairfield Glade Challenge Cup is ON
The annual Fairfield Glade Challenge Cup is one of our club’s premier events where our team of 12 men and 12 women, with six of each being rated 3.0 – 3.5 and six 3.5+, compete against similar team from Fairfield Glade.
Pete Young, our Challenge Cup Coordinator, is pleased to announce the details for the upcoming matches:
DATE: Friday, February 15th, starting at 10:30 AM CST
LOCATION: This year, it’s Fairfield Glade’s turn to host the event, which will be held either inside or outside.
PLAY: Doubles and Mixed Doubles. Each player will play four games total, two doubles and two mixed.
PLAYERS: Everyone wanting to play must SIGN UP, and if more than required number of players sign up, a random drawing will be held to determine the participants. NOTE: During the sign up, if you have a preference of partner(s), you should indicate that on the sign up sheet.
DEADLINE: The deadline for sign ups is January 18th in order to allow time for teams to practice, etc.
SCHEDULE OF PLAY: Doubles play will start @10:30am CST, followed by a light lunch, followed by Mixed Doubles @ 1:45pm CST. Play should be over by 5:00pm CST.
SIGN UP: All interested players should sign up HERE. You’ll be advised if you’ve been selected after the January 18th cutoff. Let’s have a great showing!
Meet & Greet
For ALL new “C” players and new, yet-to-be-evaluated club members waiting to go through training, please set aside this time on Saturdays, from 12:00pm – 2:00pm as your own special “Meet & Greet” Pickleball time on courts 1-4. Kathy McKay and Marianthe Isakson are two of our great members who enjoy working with you to improve your game and build on those skills that you’ve already acquired. It’s a fun session and a great way to meet other new players!