All of our trainers are IPTPA certified, (International Pickleball Teaching Professional Association) which is the world leader in developing teaching standards in the sport of Pickleball. A certified IPTPA instructor, is your guarantee that your instructor knows the specific strokes, strategies, and shot selections specific to Pickleball.
Jesse Simon is a 5.0 level pickleball player residing in Leland, NC. Simon is an IPTPA certified pickleball coach. He played collegiate tennis at Fairmont State University from 2001-2004. Simon tried pickleball for the first time in 2012 and was immediately hooked. Simon has earned twelve gold medals, nine silver medals, and nine bronze medals all at the 4.5/5.0 level.
Jan Abbott helped make pickleball the well-known sport is is today here in Leland, NC. He formed the Brunswick Forest Pickleball Club and has been key to raising the level of pickleball through excellent training.
Richard Holloman enjoys playing pickleball at the 4.0+ level. He is an IPTPA certified pickleball coach who has been playing pickleball for over 5 years.