News and Notices

181214 FRIDAY NIGHT TOURNAMENT

On Friday December 14th we had the first  FRIDAY NIGHT TOURNAMENT. Congratulations to Jeff Tiller and Tom Geddes who won “Gold Medals” and to Richard Lachance and John Halliday who took Silver. Full results are in Events and Gallery 

The purpose of the tournament is to enjoy competitive games where players use their best skills to win in a sporting manner. The purpose was met!


181130 SHOOTOUT LADDER FINAL RANKINGS

Ajay Goyal went from court 2 in week 3 to win on court 1 in week 4. CONGRATULATIONS AJAY! See Events and Gallery for more detail.

Suzanne Rochefort played strongly and earned her second place finish. The final week also saw Bruce starting to get back in the sing of things and winning promotion to court 1 and a fourth place finish. After leading the first two weeks Tom still managed a podium place. Well played Tom.

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181123 Shootout Ladder Results

On Friday Bruce McIvor substituted for Tom Cook and Brian Gysel substituted for Dick Tafel. Bruce McIvor will play for Dan in the remaining games as Dan has had to retire with injury. See table of results in Events and Gallery


181122 CLUB TEE SHIRTS

It’s time to order your North Bay Pickleball Club T-shirts!

  • Cost $22.60 each (includes tax)
  • Cash or cheque payable to the North Bay Pickleball Clu 
  • Submit completed order form to Tom Cook or Patty Gysel with full payment. 
  • The initial order deadline is Monday, December 10, 2018.
  • The next order deadline will be Friday, February 15, 2019.

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  • T-shirt description
  • Full colour club logo
  • Your choice of colour – black, navy, blue, orange, green, pink, red
  • Men’s and Women’s sizing

181116 SHOOTOUT LADDER RESULTS .. WEEK 2

Tom Cook maintained his winning streak on court #1 with a perfect score and tops the rankings for the second week straight. Well done Tom. See “Events and Gallery” for details.

181109 SHOOTOUT LADDER RESULTS .. WEEK 1

Tom Cook was ranked #1 with two wins and and ten points in a losing game. See more details in Events and Gallery.


181101 SHOOTOUT LADDER TO RESTART NOV: 9th

The ladder is back! Play starts at 8:30 on Friday November 9th and runs four weeks. Sign up by emailing bobinnortbay@gmail.com


181017 FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS!

Play at Algonquin from 5:30 on Friday evenings. See “Where and When to Play


180928 AGM and NEW CONSTITUTION

The Club’s revised constitution and  minutes from the minutes from the AGM are “clickable” at the end of the “About the Club” page. The page also includes new sections of new member orientation … and old member reminders!


181004 INSURANCE COVERAGE QUESTIONS

A new link has been added to Pickleball Canada’s FAQ’s about insurance. You can find it in P-ball links


180930 MONDAY and WEDNESDAY START TIMES at CANADORE NOW 2pm.

See Where and When to Play


180916 NORTH BAY PICKLEBALL CLUB 2018 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 

Friday, September 28, 2018 – 11:45 a.m.
Canadore Commerce Court Campus – Room E237.
All North Bay Pickleball Club Members are welcome.


180907 PLAY AT NBPC FIVE TIMES A WEEK

New schedule at Where and When page. Play Monday and Wednesday mornings at Canadore Commerce court and Friday afternoons there. Play Monday and Thursday evenings at Ecole Secondaire Algonquin.


180705 OUTDOOR PICKLEBALL ON TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS

The new Tweedsmuir outdoor pickle ball courts are reserved for North Bay Pickleball Club from 6 to 9 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Go out and give the great outdoors a try.


180705 CONGRATULATIONS KIM SAJATOVIC

Silver medal winner at the Selkirk Easterns in Ladies Double 3.5 level. Kim partnered Sheila Moffat from Carlton Place.180705 Selkirk Sports Eastern Canadian


180520 Assante 101 Tournament in NorthBay a great success!

Good participation by club players who universally enjoyed the competition and learning experience. Lots of pictures of North Bay players are shown in Events and Gallery and are available from Hannah’s Sport Photography.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

See Events and Gallery for details.

180509 Brian Gysel wins the Spring Earlybird Shootout Ladder

See Events and Gallery for details.

180425 North Bay Pickle Ball Club Logo – You Chose!

Thanks for voting. The new club logo is #4

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180129    The Assante North Bay Open Tournament, scheduled for May 19/20 at Nipissing University, …. still time to sign up!

Events include mixed, men’s and women’s doubles in skill divisions (i.e. no age groups) and also mixed, men’s and women’s doubles in skill and age divisions. All games in any given category will be completed in the same day.

This is an open tournament for all players. If you register solo, the tournament organizers will use their best efforts to match you with a player from the division you are in. You can enter on-line only at:

https://secure.pickleballtournaments.com/pbt_tlisting.pl?selstate=ON&daysout=60

See more details in the Events and Gallery  page.


180125 Playing times …..

Regular play at Commerce Court  on Mondays at 9:30, Wednesdays at 9:30 and Fridays at 9:30 plus Monday at 6:30 pm (Algonquin High School).

Check “Where and When to Play” for details.


171220 End of Season Play and Lunch

Wednesday morning on the 20th was the last day of play at Canadore in 2017. Play starts again January 3rd in the new year. See Events and Gallery for more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


171216 Twelve players competed Saturday morning in the NBPC Food Drive Tournament. There were many close games in the round robin which concluded with Brian Bachelor and John Halliday being unbeaten. In the final Tom Geddes and Travis Spies prevailed in three games with a great comeback in the third. Congratulations Tom and Travis! More details in the Events and Gallery page.


171215 Congratulations to the winners of the four week earlybird ladder. John Halliday was number one closely followed by Rheal Boulanger and Brian Bachelor.


171202 NOTICE: Submit club logo ideas. Your ideas for a club logo could be developed by a graphic artist and become the club’s future logo. Download a form for idea submittal here


 

I love that you can start enjoying competitive games with others of similar experience right away. Everyone was very supportive and I enjoyed learning the game by playing it. Other players are supportive but competitive generating a very healthy environment.

  • Bob Carpenter, Playing since September 2016

A great game with great people

The North Bay Pickleball Club wishes to thank  

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 for its financial support.

 

 

Thanks to friends of the club.