Sports

Pickleball Clinics

ADULT BEGINNER PICKLEBALL INDOOR CLINICS

We invite everyone to come out and join the fastest growing sport in the country!  This program will be an introductory class for beginner adult pickleball players and/or those who have been playing for a short time.  These classes are perfect for those who are looking to either learn the sport from scratch, improve their skills or advance their strategic and mental part of the game.  We will be offering both a Beginner 101 and an Advanced Beginner 102 class.  All clinics will be taught by our team of pickleball pros.  Pickleballs and paddles will be provided at all clinics if needed.  Minimum 4/Maximum 15
Cost: $85/Member & Resident; $100/Non-Resident
Age: 18 and older
Day: Mondays / Thursdays / Saturdays
Instructor: Des Peres Pickleball Staff
Location: The Lodge Des Peres, Gym Court #2

101 Clinic


The 101 class will cover warm-up, safety, reviewing general rules for the game and choosing the right paddle and ball.  It will also cover all shot selections, proper placement (stance) on the court, how to serve and return the serve and how to score.  This clinic is perfect for those who are just starting out in the sport and want to learn the basics. 
Session:

#2162 November 3 – December 15  (6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.) No Class 11/24

Day: Mondays   
#2417 January 9 - February 13        (7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
#2419  February 27 - April 3              (7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
#2421  April 17 - May 22                    (7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)

Day: Thursdays 
#2422      January 12 - February 16      (6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
#2423      March 2 - April 16                  (6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
#2425      April 20 - May 25                   (6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)

Day: Saturdays 
#2427      March 11 - April 15               (8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.)
#2428      April 22 – June 3                  (8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.)  No Class May 27


102 Clinic

The 102 class will focus on teaching shot selection, how to work your way to the net, game strategy and how to work with your partner.  Full match play will take place with guided instruction from the staff.  Each participant must have taken a 101 clinic or understand the rules of the game and be comfortable playing with others.
Time: 7:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.
Session:
#2163 November 3 – December 15 No Class 11/24

Day: Thursdays  
#2433      January 12 - February 16       (7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)     
#2434      March 2 - April 16 (7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
#2437      April 20 - May 25 (7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)

Day: Saturdays 
#2440      March 11 - April 15  (9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.)
#2441      April 22 – June 3   (9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.) No Class May 27