14 Jan 2021

Pickleball taking off in Tamaki Makaurau

From Summer Times with Emile Donovan , 11:30 am on 14 January 2021

Many sports were hit hard by the lockdowns last year, but Pickleball has surged back into full force! What do you mean you don't know about Pickleball? You're behind the times! It's kind of like a souped up version of table tennis crossed with squash. Maybe 

Jeff Parke is the tournament director for the first-ever New Zealand Seniors Pickleball Tournament - which will be taking place on the last weekend of January. 

Pickleball player Mr Albert - Auckland

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