Camp Tellico Teaches Pickleball

The Recreation Department asked our Club to help with this year’s Camp Tellico, held at Chota Recreation Center. Laurie Dowe answered the challenge recruiting members to work with the campers, ages 7-11. On Wednesday, June 26, Laurie and her volunteers led two...

Benched?

Of course not! Just needing a rest. Now, you can rest your bones in the Plex. Our Board has authorized the purchase of several benches to be scattered along the courts. The first one has arrived, and we’d like to know what you think. Send us your thoughts by email or...

A SPECIAL THANK YOU

Club Officers and Gordon Young received thank you letters from Special Olympics Athletes. Here is one to share with the Club: WOW! What a wonderful weekend from learning how to play pickleball to the After Glow party everything was amazing. The volunteers that taught...

Practice Boards

Bruce Lacour and Don MacLeod installed two practice boards on courts 1 and 2 at the Rec Center and on a court at Kahite, as well.  Please reserve one of the courts for volley practice. OTR times are on the new...

New Pickleball Rules

Pickleball Rule Changes for 2024 Correcting Server, Receiver and Player Position Errors The rules for 2024 eliminate errors in server sequence or receiver position.If a player stops a rally to correct an error, the fault goes to the player who stopped the rally. If...

2024 Spring Tournament and After Glow Party

It was a rousing success. The 2024 Spring Tournament registered 167 participants coming from six states. Together with the After Glow Party at the Yacht Club, our Tellico Village Pickleball Club netted $15,387 with $19,399 going to Special Olympics Ft. Loudon Region....