Beaufort Park Pickleball Courts are now open!

Check out the 6 new outdoor pickleball courts at Beaufort Park. Thanks to City of Nanaimo Parks and Rec and the efforts of our Club President, Dave Eaton, for making this happen. To find where the courts are go to the ‘Places to Play’ tab.

Volunteers Needed

We are looking for support from our multi-talented membership to help manage club affairs. We are looking for assistance in the following areas:

Training,

Wednesday Play,

Saturday Play,

Social,

Tournaments,

City Liaison,

Publicity,

Greeter.

If you see a topic that interests you, please email us at nanaimopickleball@gmail.com and we’ll get back to you to discuss it further.  More info is available below.

Nanaimo Pickleball Club Committees

Training – Organizes training opportunities for members.  The committee members aren’t necessarily the trainers; rather they co-ordinate training

Saturday Play – Sign up players, collect fees, send out emails to participating players, organize courts and let players know about the results.  This is ideally a 2-person committee to ensure someone is always taking care of weekly activities

Wednesday play – Sign up players, collect fees, send out emails to participating players, organize courts and let players know about the results.  This is ideally a 2-person committee to ensure someone is always taking care of weekly activities

Social – Recommend to the Executive, plan and organize social activities for club members and their partners.

Tournaments – Find tournament directors for our 2 annual tournaments; find and help to assign volunteers, co-ordinate resources to ensure successful tournaments; in conjunction with tournament directors

Parks & Recreation/City of Nanaimo Liaison – President and Vice President co-chair this committee along with others who are interested in assisting.  Involves contracts, future

Greeter/Membership – Meet new players at drop-in and other events, get contact info from newcomers, give out NPC contact info cards, advise newcomers and the general public about our club activities, maintain our Gmail membership list

Website/Facebook/publicity – Maintain and enhance our website, Facebook and other social media resources; promote our club activities in local and other media, with other pickleball clubs and organizations, and publicize the results of our tournaments and ladder play sessions as appropriate.