Friday, January 28, 2022

Newest Fitness Craze in a Pickle!



By Marco Island YMCA

CBN_B19-2Pickleball is a sport described as “a combination of ping pong, tennis, and badminton. The game uses a simplified combination of tennis rules and strategies.

Pickleball is played with a rigid, seamless wiffleball and a paddle similar to a ping pong paddle and can be made of wood or fiberglass. The game is played on a court that is the same size as a badminton court and players volley the ball over the net. There is 11



points to a game. Our Summer Session Pickleball Ambassador is Michael Endelman.


What: Pickleball  Who: 4 players to a court, 4 courts available 

Where: Greater Marco Family YMCA Airnasium

When: Thursdays  Time: Summer Hours: 6:30 to 8pm


Pickleball Paddles and balls will be supplied or bring your own paddle. All players must check in at the Member Service Desk. Visitors must sign waiver and complete Day Pass information.

FREE to Greater Marco Family YMCA Members/ $10 Day Pass to Community Participants. For more information please contact Michael Endelman via email at:


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