Lessons

Pickleball Lessons in Rockford & Belvidere, Illinois

Intro to Pickleball

The Intro to Pickleball Lesson is a two hour class. Do you have a group of friends that would like to learn pickleball? Do you want a way to bring together generations of your family? Invite three friends or family members to join you in this lesson. Students must be at least 18 years old, and no prior sports history is required. Classes have a minimum of 4 students and a maximum of 12. All equipment is provided. The curriculum includes rules of the game, serving, and dinking. This is a great way to see if the game of pickleball is for you! The cost is $60 for the entire class, no matter if it is 4 people, or 12 people!

Beginner Pickleball Lessons

Group Beginner Pickleball Lessons are for students at least 18 years old, and no prior sports history is required. Classes sizes are small so you aren't lost in the shuffle. The lessons are held on outdoor pickleball courts. Curriculum includes basic rules, serving, dinking, forehand and backhand, return of serve, lobs with an emphasis on defending and safety, and overheads. All equipment is provided. Cost: $65 per person

Skills & Drills Clinic

Have you taken Beginner Lessons but you are wanting more instruction and practice? Try the Beginner Skills & Drills Clinic. Hone your serve, dinks, and other strokes in this clinic! Balls and training aids are provided. The cost is $40 per person.

Intermediate Lessons

Coming soon! Have you been playing for a while but you want to improve your game strategy? Third shot drop, court positioning, and strategy tactics. Balls and training aids are provided. The cost is $65 per person.

Player Rating

Would you like a professional assessment of your skills? You will be observed during three games and given a professional assessment of your skills and what you need to improve to get to the next player rating. The cost is $30.

Pro-Play Lessons

Pickleball Pro-Play Lessons are semi-private lessons where 3-4 people play practice games with a pro and are given instantaneous feedback on court positioning and shot selection. The cost is $30 per hour.

Semi-Private Lessons

Semi-Private lessons offer you the opportunity to have a student-instructor ratio of 2:1. This is a great lesson structure for tournament partners, friends, and couples! The cost is $30 per hour ($15 per person).

Private Lessons

Private lessons offer you the opportunity to have 1-on-1 personalized attention. You can bring a topic to the lesson, or have the instructor give you options. The cost is $30 per hour.

Facility Contracting

Are you a Program Director at a facility and would like to hire a professional to teach pickleball lessons? Hire a certified professional that is fully insured to teach your in-house lessons!

FAQ

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