Pickleball


Racquets for Life - Simsbury Racquet Club is now able to host up to 8 Courts of Pickleball Indoors! Come and join the community of Pickleball players whether you’re a beginner or advanced on Friday and Saturday 7pm to 9pm and Sunday evenings from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.

Sessions are for members only with guest availability if there is room within a session.

Friday and Sunday evenings are open round robin play. 

Saturday evenings are for Leveled players only 3.5+.

Socializing after play is encouraged!

All players must be members of the club through either an annual pickleball membership of $85 or through their RFL-Simsbury tennis membership. The season begins in October and runs through the end of May. Each evening session is $15 per player. As the play is drop-in round robin format, rotation of players throughout the courts is required after each game to promote social interaction and variety of game play. Please note that we require a registration for weekly play to ensure court setup and notifications to players if there are schedule changes related to weather or other factors.

Annual Pickleball Only Membership Benefits and Fees
 

  • Ability to reserve open court time at designated times 3 days in advance
    • Pickleball court bookings are available
      7-8:30am Monday-Sunday, Weekdays 12:30-3:30pm, Weekend Designated Times
  • Ability to reserve Pickleball Parties and Outings at designated times
  • Discounted Pricing for Pickleball Clinics
  • May bring guests at $5.00 guest fee for play


$85 for the season (October-September) 
Pickleball Membership Registration New and Renewal
 

Assessing Your Skill Level:

Evaluate your current skill level: Before choosing a pickleball clinic, it’s important to assess your skill level. Determine whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced player to find a clinic that aligns with your abilities.
 

Additional Pickleball Programming:

--Monday Early Bird Open Play Instructional League 7-8:30am: Weekly sign-up, all levels, with an instructor present. $15 members, $20 non-members. Minimum 4 players to have instructor present for instruction/organization.


--Monday Ladies Advanced Beginning/Intermediate Social Clinic:  12:00-2:00pm.  Six week session begins Monday, Jun 3rd. This is an instructor lead clinic, coaching strategy, drilling, play, and time for some SOCIAL. Up to 8 spaces available. Six-week session cost: $180.00 members; $220 non-members. Click here to register


--Monday Intro to Youth Pickleball 4:30-5:30pm (ages 8-12):  Two different Four-week sessions begin Monday, June 17th and July 15th for ages 8-12.  The next generation of pickleball players can learn the fastest growing game with our professionals. Member Cost:  $80 members, $100 non-members. 

Session I Beginning June 17  Click here to register

Session II Beginning July 15  Click here to register


--Monday Intro to Adult Pickleball 4:30-5:30pm:  Two different Four-week sessions begin Monday, June 17th. For those new to the game or have been playing but without any formal instruction to learn fundamentals Learn fundamentals from the beginning with variety of basic drills Work on Serve, Return of Serve, Ground Strokes, Court Positioning, Rules and Score Keeping.  Member Cost:  $80 members, $100 non-members. 

Session I Beginning June 17  Click here to register

Session II Beginning July 15  Click here to register


--Monday Adult Adv Beg/Intermediate Pickleball 5:30-6:30pm:  Two different Four-week sessions begin Monday, June 17th. Take your game to the next level : Strategy, Court Positioning, Control, Drop Shot, Drives, Lobs, Serve & Return of Serve   Member Cost:  $80 members, $100 non-members. 

Session I Beginning June 17  Click here to register

Session II Beginning July 15  Click here to register


--Monday Adult Pickleball Live Ball Point Play Open Levels 5:30-6:30pm: Weekly sign-up, all levels, with an instructor present. $20 members, $25 non-members. Minimum 4 players to have instructor present for instruction/organization.


--Wednesday Pickleball Beginner/Adv-Beginner Instructional Clinic 2-3:30pm: This program is for mixed adults levels who are newer to the game or whom have had limited instruction-1.5-2.5 level. Weekly sign up for up to 8 players. Member cost: $25 members, $30 non-members


--Thursday Intermediate/Advanced Pickleball 5:30-7pm:  Begins June 13th-July 11th (no class July 4th)

For serious and competitive players to improving their skills

  • Advanced techniques, tactical approaches, analysis, strategies
  • Covering decision making, movement efficiency, and developing an understanding of the game
  • Smaller class size provide more personal instruction to each participant
Member Cost:  $100 members, $125 non-members.

Beginning June 13 (no class July 5) Click here to register


--Friday Intro to Youth Pickleball 4-5pm (ages 8-12):  Two different Four-week sessions begin Friday, June 21st and July 26th for ages 8-12.  The next generation of pickleball players can learn the fastest growing game with our professionals. Member Cost:  $80 members, $100 non-members. 

Session I Beginning June 21 (no class July 5) Click here to register

Session II Beginning July 26  Click here to register


--Friday Evening Weekly Adult Pickleball Clinic (Player Rating: 2.0-3.4): 5-6:30pm: Drilling/Playing/Coaching Weekly sign up for up to 8 players. Member cost: $25 members, $30 non-members.


*New!* RFL DUPR Pickleball Leagues!

Join over 1 million DUPR rated pickleball players in playing matches, building community, and improving as a player. Players register for DUPR and sign up for the RFL Leagues. Each league is 4 weeks with a 5th week playoff. Players will be paired together, and subs may be used with the goal of the league to improve and gain accurate DUPR pickleball ratings individually.

Start Date Thursdays June 20th-July 25th (no league the week of July 1-5)

5 Weeks—4 weeks of matches, 1 week of playoff for all participants. For more details, please reach out to Joseph @ joseph@rflsimsbury.com.

Players must Register for DUPR account.
Thursdays, 5:30pm- 7pm (2.5-3.7) $65 member / $90 non-member  Click Here to reigster


 


 

Pickleball at Racquets for Life - Simsbury CT

Pickleball at Racquets for Life - Simsbury CT