Friday, March 31, 2017


For your countless hours of service and multiple contributions 
Leadership that has kept our club the BEST in the Country!

 Donna Christiansen
President 2015-2017
Vice President 2014-2015
Treasurer 2009-2011
Secretary 2007-2009

Jocelyn Barr
Director at Large 2015-2017
Truly a Sign Up Genius

Reed Cowen
Director at Large 2015-2017
 Beginner Lesson Instructor - highly praised
by those he has given instruction!

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Just For You

Check out the link under Club Photos!
Three years of club photos and this years Nationals!
Thanks to Bob Vanderlinden for getting Drop Box set up and our Club Photographer Tom Gottfried and his team for taking the photos and the work Tom has done orgaizing these photos by event

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Newly Certified!

Certified Referees
Byron Freso - Joyce Staffen - Mark Nelson

Congratulations on becoming Certified!

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

And The Medals Go To

Congratulations !!!

Spring Slam
Mike Place - Byron Freso - Murph Murphy

Robson Ranch
Marsha Freso - Chuck MacDonald - Dex Decker
Murph Murphy - Byron Freso - Carol Lindow
Not in Picture: Joel Brown, Bert Carreau,
Brent Cassie, Mike Cooper

Southern Arizonz Senior Games
Dick Leedy

Fun in the Sun
Byron Freso - Murph Murphy
Not in Picture: Mike Cooper - Bob Sester

SPA 65+
Marsh Freso - Marg Ouimet - Lance Thiede - Lynn Carlson
Carol Lindow - Brenda Stewart - Clive Jones - Rosemary Nichol

Complete Medal Information under Club Information

Thursday, March 23, 2017

What a club...

Thank you to those who volunteered their time and materials creating the items to sell during our fund raiser
Thank you to those who volunteered their time to promote  and sell these items and raffle tickets for our fund raiser
Thank you to our club and it's members, for generously supporting these fund raisers

Together we reached our goal of raising $ 3,000. 00 for:

Thank You!

Friday, March 10, 2017

A Volunteer Party

Like No Other

Volunteer Party Coordinators
Barb Parobec - Ross Perkin 
Vicky Macdonald - Sandy Cohen
and their teams 
Gave hundred's of club volunteers a day to remember

Every Volunteer was given a gift when they checked in
The days events kicked off with
Mimosa's and a hot breakfast and music

complete with fun pickleball songs

The Group Gathered at the courts
Marion Nelson - Palm Creek's Event Manager
Thanked all the volunteers who have helped make this a premier 
pickleball destination, which has beckoned many new residents

Club President Donna Christiansen 
Extends a Thank You to all Volunteers
Event Coordinator Barb Parobec at her side

Raffle Tickets were drawn, winners received great prize's, which
included paddles and this years DID duffel bags

Ross Perkin with Air Horn
Coordinates the 2nd Annual Volunteer Pickleball
Round Robin Tournament!!

Next up 
Off to the Ballpark

As players  took the field, in Soft Ball Uniforms
for a real afternoon at the ball park!
Hot Dogs, Cracker Jacks, Peanuts and Beer!!!

Our Volunteers are thanked and appreciated!!
2017 pickleball club volunteers

Thursday, March 9, 2017


2017 Duel in the Desert Medal Winners

Competing against some of the best players in the country
Palm Creek Club Members win 55 medals 
See Medal Winner Details under Club Information

Monday, March 6, 2017

Duel In The Desert ....

Spectators enjoyed "Great Play" by
Carol Lindow and Randy Bourne  5.0  Silver Medal Winners
The Bleachers are packed under the sun shade

The action close up

This, IS a senior tournament!

Club Members took home 55 medals!!!
See Medal Winners under club information

Newly certified ref Mark Nelson with the Loggie Liners

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St. Jude Children's Hospital and Research Center

Congratulations to the raffle winner
Nancy Steffy from Pikes Peak Pickleball Club
$ 224

Friday, March 3, 2017

Lots of Fun at Duel !!!

Be sure to come to courts Saturday and Sunday to watch great play! Our club members are playing "great", please  show your support!

Visit the Sports Grill for burgers, hot dogs, salads, tasty daily specials and more!

♦ Visit a Massage Therapist!
♦ Go shopping!
♦ Purchase a new racket!
♦ Buy a raffle ticket
♦ Kick back with some "really good ice cream"
♦ Stop by St. Jude Children's Hospital and Research Center Booth, fun items are being sold for donations

Saturday March 4 at 3:00 PM —The Medal Round Pizza Party  
Stay and watch the medal rounds. Cheer on your favorites!
Players & Volunteers— ALL YOU CAN EAT PIZZA  $1, cooked on site, gluten free pizza & salads are $1 extra, and Pop $1, spectators $5 for pizza. Beer available to purchase and the proceeds go to Ride For The Warriors.
Pizza party will begin with the medal rounds. All spectators and players are invited to grab a  couple of slices, some salad,  a beverage and help cheer  on the medal-round  participants
Pizza, Salad, Beverages and great pickleball - watching.    Can’t beat it

Want more? Check out photos!  Palm Creek Pickleball Club Photos

Thursday, March 2, 2017

The Games Begin!

Come to the courts and cheer on your friends to victory
Find great pickleball clothes, jewelry and more from the vendors
Lunch will be available court side throughout the tournament
Have fun !

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Paddle Day!!

No Organized Play
Come to the courts and join the funds
From 1-3
Test different paddles
Have fun with the ball machines!!