Skills & Drills Clinic

Advanced Beginner

Have you taken Beginner Lessons but you want more instruction and practice? Try this Skills & Drills Pickleball Clinic! Hone your serve, dink more consistently, and work on your footwork in this clinic! Balls and training aids are provided. If you do not have a paddle, one can be provided for you. This clinic has been expanded and meets for three classes.

✅ Logistics

🕕 Time: 6-8 p.m.

📍 Where: UW Health Sports Factory, 305 S. Madison St., Rockford, IL 61104

💲 Cost: $120 per person (3 lessons, 6 total hours)

👥 Class Size: 8:1 Student to instructor ratio

Prerequisite: Players must have completed all of the lessons of the Beginner Pickleball Lessons, or have been participating in recreational play 2-3 times a week for three consecutive months.

💵 Payment: Secure
credit card payment via Stripe™ during registration

💻 Register: Use the Sign Up button to reserve your spot in the next class! Name, email address, and mobile number are required. Registration closes 24-hours before the event.

✔️Confirmation: You will receive an email confirmation that includes the date, time and address of your booking. Please check your spam folder if you don't receive it in your inbox.

✖️ Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be made at least 24-hours before the event. If you need to change your booking, a link is provided in the confirmation email.

🗓️ Dates

Session #1 AVAILABLE
•️ Friday, March 17, 2023
•️ Friday, March 24, 2023
•️ Friday, March 31, 2023
— On Court 8

Session #2 AVAILABLE
•️ Thursday, May 4, 2023
•️ Thursday, May 11, 2023
•️ Thursday, May 18, 2023
— On Court 5

📍 UW Health Sports Factory

📍 305 S. Madison St., Rockford, IL 61104 — The Sports Factory sits on the east bank of the Rock River.

🚗 Parking: There are two paved lots with free parking (lower lot and upper lot) .

⬅️ When you enter the building, the pickleball courts are to the left (south side of the building).

💧 There are water bottle filling stations next to the restrooms.

Rockford's premiere multi-use riverfront indoor sports venue opened on June 1, 2016. The facility is a renovated factory with a rich history that dates back to the W.F. & John Barnes Company in 1884. The modern facility contains 105,000 sq. ft. of space for a variety of indoor amateur sports. The facility has 12 hardwood pickleball courts.

Other features of the UW Health Sports Factory include:

  • Courtside Grill - full restaurant and bar on the second floor (opening December 2022)

  • Seating for up to 3,700 people with portable bleachers

  • 5 meeting rooms

  • Riverfront boardwalk

  • Access to downtown Rockford within a short walk