VIP Cubed

He’s a Vancouver Island Pickleballer…He’s a Vitally Important Picklehead because of his vipa  website and his work as host of the Island Championships…He’s also a good player and a Very Interesting Person…let’s hear his story: KEN HOLMAN        IN HIS OWN WORDS 1. How old are you Ken? Well, I’m certainly ‘over the hill’, which means I should be starting to pick up speed. 2. Where did you grow up? Post war London, England until my late teens … Continue reading

Canadian Content

There is a funny video that has been going around on Facebook from our Ontario pickle pal Mark Renneson. Mark was interviewed in the January 11th, 2016 edition of CC. You see all his videos by going to: … He has been getting creative  in his instructional videos, especially the one below featuring some crazy Canucks and baby Cecily,….Pickleball on Ice: I wonder what would be a good name for this new sport?… Hockey + Pickleball = Hickeyball? ———— … Continue reading

Meet A Famous Pickleballer Edition

I have a confession to make….I am starstruck about the person who is featured in this edition’s player profile. I would love to meet her in person, so, I sent her an email to see if she was coming up to play in this years Canadian West Nationals at Kelowna. She replied, and said that, although Kelowna was on her ‘bucket list’, that she wouldn’t be able to make it this year. I was disappointed, and not just for myself, … Continue reading