Listed are resources and websites that might be useful and interesting for our members and visitors.
USA Pickleball Association: (usapa.org) is loaded with information about pickleball including the history, rules for playing, places to play, tournaments, and much more.
Line Judge Guide: LJG here
Pickleball Central: is an online source for pickleball equipment, supplies, paddles, nets, clothing, plus court accessories. ICPA members receive 5% off everything they purchase from pickleballcentral.com . When checking out type in our club’s discount code, CRICPA, in the coupon code box, hit the “apply” button and you’ll see 5% of the bill disappear! Every time a member uses our club’s discount code, 5% of the purchase goes into our club’s fund. In February they’ll send our club a gift card for the value of whatever is in the club’s Reward Account from the preceding year. The gift card can be used toward the purchase of anything Pickleball Central sells.
Itasca County Family YMCA: ( ymcaitasca.org ) in Grand Rapids started playing pickleball in the spring of 2013 with only a few players. It has grown to well over 50.
Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation: ( cityofgrandrapidsmn.com ) has been very helpful with getting the ICPA started and promoting the sport of pickleball.
Cohasset Recreation Department: ( cohassetrec.com ) has worked with the ICPA in promoting the sport of pickleball at Portage Park and in the Cohasset Community Center.
Visit Grand Rapids: ( visitgrandrapids.com ) is a very good resource for the many events and activities available in the Grand Rapids, MN area.
Get Fit Itasca: ( getfititasca.org ) is a community health initiative that began in 2008 with a handful of community members who had a desire to address the rising incidence of chronic illness in the area. Through collaboration with their partners and community members, they strive to ensure our community is built to support all physical activity including pickleball.