Visitors still looking to play pickleball

| 01/01/2019

Ask Auntie, CNS Local Life, Caymanian statusHas any progress been made since the prior comments in June regarding pickleball courts with public access? Or, is there any sort of pickleball club in Grand Cayman yet? Yes, there are many other great things to do in GC. But maybe an open mind to new things might be beneficial also. How do we make contact with other pickleball players in GC?

Auntie’s answer: Since the previous column you mentioned was published (see In search of a pickleball game in Cayman) I have received a few other questions on pickleball. But to date I remain unable to report on the existence of a public court. The Department of Sports still does not know of any places to play pickleball and neither does the Cayman Islands Tennis Club.

Commenters on that earlier column, however, point to a few hotels and condos that can accommodate pickleball on their tennis courts.

In addition, anyone who knows of a place to play or wants to get a pickleball group together can email me. Please put “pickleball” in the subject and I will connect you with other interested players.

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  1. Anonymous says:

    We have over 100 courts in The Villages Fl and they are full every day, just a lot of fun to have with any age with friends and family.

  2. Anonymous says:

    The Ritz has a new pickle ball court. Brand new.

  3. Anonymous says:

    What other special requests should we accommodate them with?
    This island offers lots of fabulous things to do and see.
    Hope Pickleball, or lack of, does not make or break their vacation.

  4. Anonymous says:

    The Ritz now has pickleball

  5. Anonymous says:

    Pickleball is a fabulous sport. For the under 8s and the Special Olympics.