June 10, 2023
The Canadian National Pickleball League (CNPL) is teaming up with the esteemed Taylored Pickleball Academy to offer an exciting opportunity for players to enhance their skills. On June 16, at the Vernon Pickleball Association’s OWA Pickleball Complex, a series of coaching clinics will take place, covering various aspects of the game. Whether you’re a beginner seeking a solid foundation or an experienced player aiming to reach a new level, these clinics will provide invaluable insights and techniques to elevate your pickleball performance.
1. Playing with Purpose:
The “Playing with Purpose” clinic focuses on the fundamentals of pickleball, ensuring players develop a strong foundation. Led by experienced instructors from the Taylored Pickleball Academy, this clinic is perfect for beginners or those looking to refine their basic skills. Participants will learn proper grip techniques, footwork, shot selection, and strategies for effective court positioning. With a strong emphasis on understanding the game’s principles, this clinic sets the stage for a solid pickleball journey.
2. Reaching for 4.0:
For intermediate players looking to elevate their game to the next level, the “Reaching for 4.0” clinic is the perfect fit. Led by skilled instructors, this clinic focuses on advanced techniques and strategies necessary to compete at a higher skill level. Participants will delve into more advanced shot execution, learn to anticipate opponents’ moves, develop effective dinking skills, and gain insights into improving their overall game strategy. This clinic is designed to equip players with the tools they need to excel and achieve the coveted 4.0 rating.
3. Drill and Play: Soft Shots at the NVZ:
The “Drill and Play: Soft Shots at the NVZ” clinic is a specialized session aimed at mastering the delicate art of soft shots near the Non-Volley Zone (NVZ). Instructors will guide participants through a series of drills and exercises to enhance touch, control, and finesse around the NVZ. Participants will learn the importance of soft shots, including drop shots, dinks, and lobs, and how to execute them with precision. This clinic is ideal for players looking to develop their touch and improve their game at the kitchen line.
4. Women’s Only Clinic:
The CNPL and Taylored Pickleball Academy recognize the growing presence of women in the sport and their unique needs as players. The Women’s Only Clinic provides a supportive and empowering environment for female players of all skill levels. Led by experienced female instructors, this clinic will focus on skill development, strategy, and fostering a sense of camaraderie among female pickleball players. Participants will have the opportunity to refine their technique, learn from experienced mentors, and build lasting connections with fellow players.
How to Participate:
To take advantage of these fantastic coaching clinics, visit the official CNPL website’s “Training Academy” section or click HERE to sign up! Spaces are limited, so be sure to secure your spot early. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced player, these clinics offer valuable insights and personalized guidance to help you reach your pickleball goals.
The partnership between the Canadian National Pickleball League and Taylored Pickleball Academy brings an incredible opportunity for pickleball enthusiasts in Vernon, BC, to enhance their skills and elevate their game. Through a range of coaching clinics, participants will receive expert instruction and guidance from experienced instructors. Whether you’re just starting your pickleball journey or striving to reach new skill levels, these clinics cater to various needs and skill levels. Mark your calendars for June 16 and join the CNPL and Taylored Pickleball Academy for an unforgettable day of learning, growth, and fun at the Vernon Pickleball Association’s OWA Pickleball Complex. Get ready to take your pickleball game to new heights!