Eh, Canada…We Stand On Guard For Pickleball

So here we are….Only a week or so from the start of the Canadian National PB Tournament in Kelowna! This edition is pre-event info, with comments from some of the top players making their way to our fair country. I’ve got quite a bit to blog about, so without further palaver, let’s play…. Let’s get a good rally going with: Brian Ashworth (alias The Beard) 1. Hi Brian, where do you live (still in Kent, Wa), and what is the … Continue reading

Mark Renneson’s Victoria Pickleball Clinic – July 19,20,21

I just got a message today from a top Canadian pickleballer about his instructional clinic at the Victoria Curling Club, 1952 Quadra St. I have been following Mark for awhile and interviewed him in the Jan 11th edition of my blog. If you are an intermediate or higher player (3.0-5.0) then I would recommend you look over the information below and consider signing up as soon as possible. I think these sessions will fill up quickly. Message from Mark Renneson Hello … Continue reading


Starting this week, we have another place to pickle in Victoria. Many players went there last summer– it was a well attended and popular venue…  Below is the info: Location – Victoria Curling Club  1952 Quadra St. Time – Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am – noon Charge – $5 drop in fee, everyone welcome. Bonus – The Good Fellow Cafe is in the same building. It’s open Mon-Fri 8am-3pm…you can have a snack, brecky or lunch before or after your game. … Continue reading