On the night of 11th May RR members, Mary and Amy Telling, took part in the London Moon Walk, raising over £1000 for Breast Cancer research in the process. Well done Mary and Amy!
I would like to thank the Club members for so kindly voting at the AGM to make me the Club’s first Honorary Member. I am extremely proud of my part in establishing the Club and its rise to being almost certainly the largest – and in my opinion, the best – pickleball club… [ Read More ]
RRPC are delighted to announce their membership to the recent creation of pickleballEngland, a not for profit Association, focussed on supporting the growth of pickleball in England. pickleballEngland’s initial objectives: Organise tournaments for all to enjoy Create an organisation of active elected regional Directors that support pickleballengland objectives in their area Create regional… [ Read More ]
RRPC founder member, Paul Telling, has received recognition from the United States of America Pickleball Association (USAPA). The Certificate of Appreciation, dated 17th October 2018, states “This acknowledges that Paul Telling has been recognised for outstanding achievement in the worldwide development of Pickleball”, signed Justin Maloof, Executive Director.
With the forthcoming Festive Season approaching it was deemed that this could be an opportunity for the RRPC membership to extend their wine knowledge. To make it an enjoyable experience, it was proposed that we should have a Wine Bluff evening very loosely based on the popular television series Call my Bluff with… [ Read More ]
Christmas came early for the members of the “Runnymede Royals” when the annual fun tournament took place on 16th December and a collection of Santas, Elves, reindeer, a snowman and a christmas tree duly arrived at the appointed hour!! . 16 RR members along with David & Helen from David Lloyds in Farnham… [ Read More ]
Frank Arico (our Club Treasurer) recently attended the Super Senior International Pickleball Association (SSIPA) World Championships held on the 23rd and 24th October at the Robson Ranch in Denton, Texas. The Tournament was played outdoors where the facilities and the weather were both excellent on the first day. Frank was partnered… [ Read More ]
On 14th August several pickleballers joined forces with Friends of The Fountain Centre for a 60’s and 70’s Music Quiz at Camberley Heath Golf Club. After a superb three course meal our Quizmaster for the evening, our own Frank Arico, led a hilarious quiz full of banter and impromptu singing from the… [ Read More ]
A fun evening of Beer and Skittles was enjoyed by members and guests on Friday 14th September at the Surrey Cricketers pub in Windlesham. Seven teams of four gave their all with the Runnymede Rockets team, captained by Roger West, finishing level on points with Steve Harris’s Runnymede Runners. The Rockets… [ Read More ]
The following is a report from our event’s reporter Wendy Marks Once again this year’s Spanish Open was held in Madrid. It ran from 5th to 9th September. The venue was the Club de Campo Villa de Madrid, a massive golf club with lots of tennis courts and paddle courts plus… [ Read More ]