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Pickleball

Pickleball

Join now, and play the fastest growing sport in the country, Pickleball!

Pickleball is a paddleball sport that combines elements of badminton, table tennis, and tennis. Pickleball is played on a badminton sized court and two or four players use solid paddles made of wood or composite materials to hit a perforated polymer ball, much like a whiffle ball.

The Life Fitness Center is offering drop in play on multiple gym courts and 2 dedicated pickleball courts on the tennis courts during weekdays and weekends (see pickleball schedule for available times and fees). The Life Fitness Center also has 6 professional nets from Douglas Industries. These nets are locally made (Eldridge, IA) and are typically used for professional pickleball tournaments all around the country.

There's also possibility for lessons and instruction at the Life Fitness Center. Jeffrey van der Eems is our pickleball instructor. He owns PiQCkleball & More and is a PPR certified pickleball instructor and professional pickleball player. For more information about lessons, reservations and pricing, call or text Jeffrey at 563-209-3743, or contact the Life Fitness Center.

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