Pickleball is hot in Collier County with young and old alike. Over 100 students from Avalon Elementary, Oakridge Middle School and Lely High School Showed up to play during the US Open Pickleball Championship Kids day.
A demonstration was put on by Professional Pickleball Players Kyle Yates, and Simone Jardim, assisted by Lee Waters and her 11 year old daughter Anna.
Students also participated on the courts and enjoyed a lunch.
Pickleball For All and Emerald Brand donated a Pickleball Kit to the Collier County Public Schools.
Watch a video below as Lely’s Omar Omar Ortiz and Oakridege Middle’s Javonne Wilder play Pickleball with pros.