Sunday, July 28, 2013

New Lights

                                      photo courtesy of Sue Hepler

Sue took this photo to show how the courts do not hold water during all our recent rain storms, some of you may find  the new lights of more interest.

Friday, July 26, 2013

Medal Winners - Oregon State Games

Ed Obermeyer  
Men's Age Doubles
Bronze Medal Winner

Lance Thiede
Men's Doubles Silver Medal Winner
Mixed Age - Gold Medal Winner
Mixed 4.5 Bronze Medal Winner

Monday, July 22, 2013

Sunflower State Game Medal Winners!!

Congratulations !!!

The Stephen Sisters Win Silver

Dean Wineinger Won Gold in Men's Double

Friday, July 19, 2013

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Palm Creek Pickleball Club now on Facebook!

Chuck MacDonald

Chuck wears many hats as a club volunteer.  He assist with training, court maintenance, social hours and the list goes on...

Chuck's latest contribution, setting up our club on Face book!  If you haven't signed on to Face Book before, this is the perfect time to join many of our club members, (click on link below)

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

First Annual Ladner BC Pickleball Tournament

At Palm Creek an important factor in the overall success of our club, is the camaraderie.  This group  spent 3 days together at the invitation of  Diane and Ralph Armstrong

                     Photo Courtesy of Donna Gaston
          Contributor Sandra Cowen

 Club Members: Wayne/Diane Baxter, Diane/Ralph Armstrong, Donna/George Gaston, Randy/Judy Bourne, Jim/Nina Fields & Reed/Sandra Cowen.  Missing from the picture are Maggie/Real Lalonde from Quebec.

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Members Sweeping Medals in Canada!

Canada National Open Championship
Men's Doubles Age:
55+  Gold     Maurice Parabac and  Dan Jameff
60+  Gold     Randy Bourne and Dave Touchet
70+  Silver   John Jetelina and Wayne Kennedy
Women's Doubles Age:
60+  Gold     Brenda Jameff
65+  Gold     Olega Jetelina
70+  Silver    Vera Loskot
Mixed Doubles Age:
60+  Bronze  Colin Caldwell and Theresa Orcutt
70+  Silver    Vera Loskot and Wayne Kennedy

Thanks to Chuck and Vicky Mac Donald for sending the link, for a full update on this tournament go to:

Thanks to Della Bass for providing the following update:

In the Parkland Pickleheads first annual tournament the following Palm Creekers won Medals!
Men’s 3.5 and above – Marvin Richter won a Bronze
Ladies 3.5 and above – Della Bass won a Gold
Ladies 3.5 and above – Marg Ouimet won a Silver
Mixed 3.5 and above – John and Della Bass won a Silver
Mixed 3.5 and above – Marg Ouimet won a Bronze

 July 10th our Club was also host to the “FIRST EVER” Alberta 55 Plus Pickleball Qualifying for Zone 5! More Palm Creek folks have Qualified to represent us in the Alberta Provincial Play-downs on August 22nd in Sherwood Park, Alberta.

Men’s 55-64 age category John Bass & Marvin Richter qualified.
Ladies 55-64 age category Marg Ouimet qualified.
Mixed 55-64 age category Lorraine & Marvin Richter qualified.

Mixed 65-74 age category Marg Ouimet qualified

Della provided pictures, once they have uploaded to Google, not to our photo album, once I figure this out, I will add them!