Thursday, September 13, 2012
Florida Snowbird takes the game to Massena
Many of you Florida pickleball players, especially from SW Florida will recognize the fellow in this picture. Lyle Dumers, our Florida Snowbird - is ready to introduce pickleball in Massena, NY...........Read the recent article from the Watertown Daily News in New York.
Pickleball may come to Massena - watertowndailynews.com,
Sept 13, 2102 - Watertown, NY
Mr. Dumers, 80, was unfamiliar with pickleball when a Florida friend introduced it to him several years ago. Soon after, he placed first in a Lee County, Fla senior pickleball tournament.
"It doesn't take very long to learn the game, "Mr. Dumers said. "You get very good very quick if you have any ability at all." READ MORE