THANKS TO OUR 2016 VOLUNTEERS FOR TEACHING WITH BC PICKLEBALL PROJECT
It is with pleasure that I present to you the volunteers for 2016 without which we would not have been able to expand Pickleball to others , young and old, recreational and competitive :
Project 1- Feb / march – STAR OF THE SEA School – South Surrey – for the 11th year in a row – 450 students – 5 sessions – one tournament
Lead instructor – Doug Wells , helpers Chuck Wilmot , Ray Cumberworth , Bill Macgregor – Canadian Pickleball federation , Ms Dorita Gaspar P/E instructor
Project 2- April / may TIMMS COMMUNITY CENTER – new – Langley BC – recruitment of 42 new players for the 8 timeslots 19+
Lead instructor – Chuck Lefaive , helpers Bill Macgregor , Brian Sullivan, John and Berryl Kusch , Jason Wu, and Gary Wilson, Carol Olesiuk
Project 3 – April – EATON ARROWSMITH SCHOOL – White Rock – soccer failed, baseball failed – pickleball worked- 26 students and staff
Lead Instructor – Chuck Lefaive , helper Bill Macgregor – Canadian pickleball federation
Project 4 – St Anthony’s school Keith Rd – West Vancouver – 200 students
Lead instructor – Chuck Lefaive – helpers Ed and Lilly Orlovsky ( West Van ) Georgia Hunter and Gary Bonner ( West Van ) Aki Takeda and James Min ( Vancouver ) Bill Macgregor ( North Delta )
Project 5 – The Arbutus club – Vancouver – private instructors course.
Lead instructor – Chuck Lefaive , participants – Gary Bonner, Aki Takeda, James Min, Carole Saunders, Gerry Macken, Anke Harpe , PeterG , Pat Macken
Two more teaching opportunities may present themselves but will be added when done.