Additional Adult Beginner’s Pickleball clinics

For those interested, the Barrington Parks & Rec will be sponsoring two Adults beginner’s clinics this summer

Starting on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, Barrington Parks & Rec will be holding an ADULT Pickleball 101 clinic at the Kent Street Tennis Courts in Barrington, RI. There will be 2 sessions offered. One morning session beginning at 9:30am to 11:00am. And the 2nd evening session will go from 6pm to 7:30pm. There will be a separate registration for each session. These clinics will run for 5 weeks ending on June 1, 2021. The clinics are open to residents and nonresidents. If you are interested in attending then please contact Michele Geremia for more information. Space is limited. There is a fee for attending these classes.

Michele Geremia, Director of Recreation and Senior Services
Barrington Recreation Dept.
283 County Rd.
Barrington, RI
Tel: 401-247-1900

Upcoming Events

Bristol Pickleball

Public Pickleball Beginner’s Clinic / Demonstration at the Bristol Town Commons courts. This free public beginner’s clinic and demonstration is usually held in July. Please click on the EVENTS tab and check our calendar for the exact date and time.

Jr. Pickleball New England Youth Pickleball

Barrington Youth Pickleball will be hosting an introduction to pickleball. Time to plan for Summer Activities. Registration is now open for youth pickleball in Barrington. 6 week sessions begins Tuesday July 12 – August 17. No experience necessary. Ages 8+. Free paddle and ball included with every new player registration.

FOR MORE INFORMATION please contact: Stefanie Caliri, at Youth Pickleball New England.


Youth pickleball leagues will be forming in the following areas:

  • Barrington, RI
  • Cumberland, RI,
  • Warwick, RI
  • Newport, RI
  • South County area of RI

Youth Pickleball instructors wanted. We are hiring paid instructors for the summer. Pickleball Pro’s & Enthusiast wanted across New England for a newly formed youth pickleball league. Certification preferred but not required.

Email for information.

USA Pickleball Information

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This Year’s Tournament

Our Annual Ocean State Pickleball Classic Pickleball Tournament has been postponed this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check back here for future announcements of when we will be scheduling this tournament.

Ocean State Pickleball Classic – All money collected after expenses will be donated to the “Alex’s Smile Fund” at Meeting Street. Meeting Street is a local non-profit organization that is a national leader in child development, education, research and training. Meeting Street provides services for over 5,000 children and their families each year. “Alex’s Smile Fund” helped Meeting Street construct its therapeutic pool, which is used every day by students both with and without special needs. We are planning on using for our tournament registration/administration software.