The Battle of the Paddle IV announced in will dedicate December 9th, the fourth day of the tournament, to the youth.
The day will feature drills, training, instruction, demos to kids and physical educators.
“The goal is to give back to the community through programs designated to help grow the sport through educational initiatives”, said Steve Manolis. Steve is the Regional Ambassador for Education with the USAPA and has dedicated a large part of the past year to help kids, their teachers and the schools by introducing pickleball programs and curriculum.
“We will be asking for donations in the form of paddles, balls, nets to give to the schools that need it the most and want to be active in teaching the sport”, said Steve.