Spring/Summer 2021. NEW UPDATED BRISTOL PICKLEBALL SCHEDULE
After a long winter of extended outdoor play, we are finally starting to ease up on the limited number of players allowed to gather on our courts. Rhode Island COVID-19 guidelines had required us to restrict the number of players gathering thus forcing us to offer multiple sessions of play.
Beginning in April 2021.
We will be transitioning to a set schedule of outdoor play beginning sometime in April, 2021. We play at the Bristol Town Commons Tennis Courts which are located at the corners of State and Wood St. in Bristol, RI.
NOTE: Please click on the EVENTS tap at the top of this website for up to date start times. Start times will change as the weather gets warmer.
OPEN PLAY (All skill levels) – This year we will be playing on MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS & SATURDAYS. Start times will be posted in the events calendar. Please remember to social distance and wear a mask when not playing. (No court fees but donations are welcomed to help pay for equipment)
EVENING OPEN PLAY (All skill levels) – During the summer months we also play on WEDNESDAY EVENINGS. Start times will be posted in the events calendar. Please remember to social distance and wear a mask when not playing. (No court fees but donations are welcomed to help pay for equipment) Last summer new LED lights we installed at the courts which now enables us to play much later into the evening.
BEGINNERS CLINIC – This year our clinic for beginners and less experienced players will be on THURSDAYS. Start times will be posted in the events calendar. Students will develop the basic skills to play the game of pickleball in a welcoming, non-intimidating, social setting. Students will also learn the fundamental rules, basic strategies, and court positions for doubles play. Please remember to social distance and wear a mask when not playing. (No court fees but donations are welcomed to help pay for equipment).
Barring any unforeseen COVID issues. We will be transitioning to indoor play beginning sometime in November. Days of play will be posted on the EVENTS calendar. Indoor play is at the Bristol Parks and Recreation Quinta-Gamelin Community Center. 101 Asylum Rd, Bristol, RI 02809. There is a $3 drop in fee to play at the Rec. Center.
If you are interested in being notified of our weekly scheduled play times please go to the Contact page and send us your first and last names. We will add you to our PlayerLineup scheduler website. We use Playerlinup.com for attendance and cancellation notifications. You will receive an email from Playerlineup with instructions. Activate your account so we can get started. You will then be able to see our court calendar and any announcements from your smartphone.