Pickleball Clinics 2022:
The Recreation department has seen such demand and success for its Pickleball clinics in 2021, that more have been added. Each month there will be some type of clinic scheduled, whether Beginner, Intermediate, or Specialty clinics for adults and Beginner clinics for youth!
The format for Beginner clinics has also changed, the clinics will be three sessions, same day of the week and time for three consecutive weeks. Specialty and Intermediate clinics will be a one-time only session.
Beginner: Intro to Pickleball:
Do you want to learn how to play the fastest growing sport in Utah?! Register for our beginner Pickleball clinic to be taught the basics of Pickleball! Our clinic is taught by a professional Pickleball player who has been teaching clinics in Saratoga for more than four years. You will learn the basic rules and skills of playing Pickleball. Clinic sessions will be 90 minutes long once a week for a duration of three weeks.
Beginner Clinic times:
6:30 pm -8:00 pm
May Session: May 2,9, 16
August Session: August 1, 8, 15
September Session: September 12, 19, 26
Intermediate: Strategies and mechanics- Intro to all components
These clinics will reinforce skills learned at the Beginner sessions, with a little more advanced focus on fine tuning those skills. Definitely a great way to sharpen your skills to improve your Pickleball game! Sessions are 90 minutes long, one time.
Intermediate Clinic times:
Intermediate 5:30 pm-7:00 pm
Specialty: Sharpen a specific skill
This clinic will focus on a specific Pickleball mechanic, such as overheads and lobs, serves and returns. Clinic skill will be noted on the registration page.
Specialized Clinic times:
Specialized 7:30 pm- 9:00 pm
May 23rd- Transition Zones: Approaching and Retreating from the Kitchen Line
September 12th: Dink, Drop and Drive Mechanics and Strategies
Registration: January 31-April 18. Spots are LIMITED and clinics may fill up before the registration deadline! Registration is for one clinic date and time.
Who: Ages 13 and up, youth under 13 years may register for the youth beginner clinics
Where: Patriot Park Pickleball Courts
Clinic notes: The clinics do have an 8 registrant minimum, clinic may be cancelled if the minimum is not met. The maximum is 16 registrants.