October 09, 2022


In this week's blast:


    The next PPPA Quarterly Board Meeting will be on Saturday, October 15 at the PPLD 21c in the B2 Meeting Room at 10:15 AM.  These Board Meetings are open to the PPPA membership who are welcome to come and listen to the Board conduct their business.  


    Pikes Peak Pickleball Association's (PPPA) It's Fall, Ya'll social event occurred on Sunday, October 2nd at the new Springs Pickleball facility on Vondelpark Drive. Over 120 members and guests attended, toured, played on the courts or caught up with friends on the indoor patio while snacking on sandwiches and other tasty treats.

    Special thanks to our Social Committee members, PPPA Board members, Scott Evans, the Owner of Springs Pickleball, Roberta Loughman from RE/MAX, Karrie Williams and Mark Jakusovsky from Colonel Mustard's Sandwich Emporium, and everyone else who had a part in making this event a huge success. 


    We're especially grateful to Jeff Norton and Ron Graham-Baker from Digital Skyes Photography LLC, who were also on hand to take photos at the event.

    The event photos taken by Jeff Norton follow:

    Event photos taken by Ron can be viewed here.

    Thank you to all of our great members who took the time to attend this special event!

    Best regards,

    Bev Goodwin, Social Committee


    Looking for gifts for yourself or pickleball loving family members or friends? Look no further! We have restocked our shelves and PPPA logo merchandise is now on sale with most sizes and colors of tee shirts, pullovers, hats and visors currently available in limited supplies online at the PPPA Store (pikespeakpickleball.com). Simply go to the website, click on the “Store” link, and follow the prompts to search for available colors, sizes, and styles.

    Payment can be made through PayPal or with your own credit card. Your purchase will be mailed to you for an additional charge, or you may choose to pick up your item(s). Pick up instructions will appear on your confirmation if you choose this option. Supplies are limited so log on and shop today!

    Erica Roberts, Merchandise Manager


    Save 5% and 5% comes back to PPPA in an annual Pickleball Central gift card!

    Interested in saving 5% on pickleball gear, clothing and training aids?  PPPA is now enrolled in Pickleball Central’s Club Rewards program.  Here are the details for you and PPPA to benefit from:

    When purchasing any items from www.PickleballCentral.com, enter CRPPPA and you will receive an automatic 5% DISCOUNT and PPPA will earn 5% of every purchase that uses the code in an end-of-the-year gift card to purchase anything that PPPA needs – balls, extra paddles, nets, whatever we need!    (The code is not case sensitive.)

    Here's more about the ClubRewards program.


    Do you shop online on Amazon.com? Do your friends and family shop online on Amazon.com? Switch to AmazonSmile and PPPA will receive a small percent of every transaction! It adds up!

    (AmazonSmile is operated by Amazon as their way to give back to charitable organizations)

    PPPA is now enrolled in the AmazonSmile program. AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same shopping features as on Amazon.com.

    Go to smile.amazon.com and select Pikes Peak Pickleball Association from the list as your designated charity. Once you select PPPA, 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchase will be donated to PPPA. Spread the word to family and friends for them to designate PPPA as their charitable organization on AmazonSmile too!

    In order for PPPA to receive funds from your purchases, you must always go through smile.amazon.com when preparing to shop online.


    Did you know that you can earn $$$ for PPPA with every dollar you spend when you shop at King Soopers or City Market? Friends and Family can help PPPA earn money too!

    See this flyer for information and how you can sign up.

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