Pickleball is new to Senior Sports Games
Published on Thursday, March 14, 2013, www.greertoday.com
The Greater Greenville Senior Sports Classic, for adults 50 years and older, is scheduled April 13-19 at recreation venues throughout Greenville County.
This annual event consists of 15 recreational and Olympic style sports.
Events include a 3-on-3 basketball tournament, bowling, billiards, basketball free throw, disc golf, horseshoes, miniature golf, shuffleboard, spin casting, hotshot basketball, badminton, table tennis, weightlifting, and track and field events.
New is pickleball, a game played on badminton courts with the net lowered to 34 inches where players use a perforated plastic ball and paddles.
Registration forms are here, Greenville Rec Administrative Office at 4806 Old Spartanburg Road or call 864-288-6470.
Registration deadline is April 5.