BREC Athletics

Pickleball

Pickleball is a paddle sport created for all ages and skill levels. The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn, but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players. 

 


June 2022 Schedule

Click here for the June 2022 Calendar

Click here for a list of neighborhood parks that have tennis courts and pickleball lines.

Indoor Gymnasium Offerings - $7 per month or $70 per year per person: 

Facilities are first come, first serve - show up and play. 

If you have any questions please contact BREC's Pickleball Coordinator, Robert Kelly, at robert.kelly@brec.org or 225-209-8310. 

ANTIOCH BOULEVARD PARK

Tuesday / 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Thursday / 5:30-7:30 p.m.

ANNA T. JORDAN COMMUNITY PARK

Thursday / 5:30-7:30 p.m.

BAKER RECREATION CENTER

Friday / 5-7 p.m.

CEDAR RIDGE DRIVE PARK

Tuesday / 11 a.m.-1 p.m. / Beginner program from 9:30-11 a.m. with Robert Kelly - closed session for beginners, pass is required, no additional charge.

FOREST PARK COMMUNITY PARK

Thursday / 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Friday / 5:30-7:30 p.m.

HIGHLAND ROAD COMMUNITY PARK

Wednesday / 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Thursday / 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Saturday / 8 a.m.-noon

LOVETT ROAD PARK 

Tuesday / 5:30-7:30 p.m. 

Thursday / 5:30-7:30 p.m. 

PLANK ROAD PARK

Tuesday / 5:30-7:45 p.m.

Thursday / 5:30-7:45 p.m. 

GREENWOOD PARK TENNIS CENTER - OUTDOOR COURTS

Center Telephone: 225-778-4040

12 Lighted pickleball courts

Fees: $2 per person for unlimited play

Hours of Operation:

Monday / 8 a.m.-noon + 3-9 p.m.

Tuesday / 3-9 p.m.

Wednesday / 8 a.m.-noon + 3-9 p.m.

Thursday / 3-9 p.m.

Friday / 8 a.m.-noon

Saturday / 8 a.m.-noon

Sunday / 5-9 p.m.

 

Programming at Greenwood (click here for a pdf of current programs):


Pickleball Open Play Mondays and Wednesdays from 8 a.m.-noon.  $2 per person.

Beginner Pickleball Program (Ages 10 and older) Mondays from 5-7 p.m.  This is an on-going program for beginners who want to learn the game of pickleball.  $2 per person per class.  Walk-ins accepted.  For more information, contact Robert Kelly, Instructor, at 225-209-8310 or Robert.Kelly@brec.org.

Intermediate and Advanced Pickleball Program Tuesdays from 5-9 p.m.  This is an on-going program for intermediate and advanced pickleball players who want to improve their game.  $2 per person per class.  Walk-ins accepted.  For more information, contact Robert Kelly, Instructor, at 225-209-8310 or Robert.Kelly@brec.org.

Senior Beginner Pickleball Clinic (Ages 50 and older) Wednesdays from 8-10 a.m.  $2 per person.  Walk-ins accepted.

Advanced Pickleball Program Wednesdays from 5-7 p.m.  This is an on-going program for advanced pickleball players who want to improve their game.  $2 per person per class.  Walk-ins accepted.  For more information, contact Robert Kelly, Instructor, at 225-209-8310 or Robert.Kelly@brec.org.

Free Fridays Pickleball/Tennis Play Every Friday from 8 a.m.-noon. Open play. All levels. No charge.

Tennis Facilities that have Pickleball Lines:

ANTIOCH – Open daily sunrise to sunset

BARINGER – Open daily sunrise to sunset

GOODWOOD – Open daily sunrise to sunset

HIGHLAND – Fees: $2.50 per hour per court + balls for purchase

                       Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-10 p.m.

                       Friday-Sunday 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

                       Reservations can be made by calling 225-766-0247

JEFFERSON TERRACE – Open daily sunrise to sunset

LOVETT – Open daily sunrise to sunset

MANCHAC – Open daily sunrise to sunset

SANTA MARIA – Open daily sunrise to sunset

SHARP ROAD – Open daily sunrise to sunset

 

Click here for The Official USA Pickleball Places 2 Play website.

 

 

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