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Number one of the Trilogy Workshops was full, and focused on “shot selection” and “ decision making”, including a personal rating chart to determine strengths and weaknesses in the mental game. Number two workshop on May 5 will focus on “positioning for shots, footwork, and court management”.  May 12 incorporates the one and two topics,......
We had a great turnout today with 12 players using 3 courts.  Winning teams moved to the left and the loosing teams moved to the right with partners switching at each game.  Thanks to everyone who participated and I look forward to playing next week. Brian...
Hello Picklers! I’m offering a series of Workshops for all skill levels (knowledge of rules and some playing experience is required), starting on Saturday, April 28, from noon to 2 PM; and continuing on Saturdays, May 5 and May 12. The location is Melba Bishop courts in Oceanside. The flyer below includes details. This is......
Results: Sandy Segien took gold in the rotating mixed 4.0 Dena Williams took silver in the rotating mixed 4.0 and fixed mixed 4.0 with Ken Zimmerman Kristin Adee took bronze in the rotating and fixed 3.5 Tina Rosenquist took bronze in the fixed 4.0...
The annual membership meeting/party took place Wednesday, April 18th. Leslie Kirchmeier and Bob Patten completed their tenure as President and Vice President, respectively. Jenae Alms presented Leslie and Bob with gifts for their service to the Melba Bishop Pickleball Community. Their tireless work and time overseeing the many intricacies of running the club, coordinating with......
The first ever book on the history of pickleball was just published by our very own hometown champions and members: Jennifer Lucore and Beverly Youngren. Melba Bishop will be the FIRST official book signing event for Jennifer and Beverly before they head off to the US Open Pickleball Championships in Naples Florida to compete and......