pickleballEngland

January 14

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 ]

Many Congratulations Paul

January 14

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.

Wine Bluff Evening 2018

January 8

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 2018 Fun Tournament

January 5

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 ]

Well Done Frank!

November 1

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 ]

Music Quiz

September 26

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 ]

Going down like Nine Pins!

September 17

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 ]

2018 Spanish Open

September 17

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 ]

Amy thanks RR members who supported her fundraising on Kilimanjaro climb

September 14

Hi everyone I arrived back from Kenya yesterday afternoon, having had a few days R&R on the coast after my Kilimanjaro challenge. I’m pleased to say that, after some very uncomfortable experiences, I made the summit. Woo-hoo!  It was a great thrill to do the trek but not one I’ll be repeating anytime… [ Read More ]

Pickleball + picnic = Pic(kle)nic

September 11

RR held it’s annual Pic(kle)nic on Sunday 2nd September at Seale, near Farnham.       Blessed with fantastic weather, seventeen lucky members and spouses spent the afternoon playing Pickleball in addition to Petanque, Cornhole, Jenga and Smite.     Oh, and of course, wonderful picnic food and the odd glass of something… [ Read More ]