* Cost is Only $50/day in advance plus small fee (Pay by Paypal above) or $60/day of event (cash only)...Sorry NO REFUNDS
* No need to register.....just pay below in advance
* One Day Passes is for One Day Only but can be used any day of the week (Monday-Thursday) See camp schedule below
* Time for Passes start at 9:00am and ends at 4:00pm
* You may go on the sidelines of the courts and take notes/video's
* You can not participate in the camp in any way
* You may not interrupt the Campers or Pro's at anytime except for after the camp - 4:00pm
* Lunch and/or meals are available but there is an extra cost
* Water is provided at the courts
* You may be in rain-out sessions as a non-participant
* You can not partake in our nightly socials
*  Bring your lawn chair!!!

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When:            Monday, May 25th through Friday May 29th, 2020 

Where:           Beautiful Maryville College nestled within the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee

Address:         1406 Wilkinson Pike, Maryville, TN 37803  Phone: (865) 981-9800   

Ability Levels: 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 & 4.5 rated players and above.  Click HERE to see Player List.

Limited to:      First 48 players (Register Below)  

Ratio:             1:8 player to Pro Ratio!!!

​Facility:          Twelve (12) outdoor courts

Deadline:      April 1, 2019 but sign ups will go quickly so register today!

Deposit:          A $400 pp deposit is required at Registration.  Of course you can pay the entire balance if you wish.

                             Balance is due on March 1st, 2109.  A $50 per person admin fee will be deducted if you cancel.

                            Note: There will be a 3% processing fee charged for credit cards/paypal


                      Full refund minus administrative fee ($50) per person up to March 1st, 2019.

                      Partial refund minus ($200) per person of amount you paid After March 1st,2019.

                      Partial refund minus ($400) per person of the amount you paid After May 1st, 2019. 

                      PayPal fees are non-refundable.

                      There will be NO Refunds within 30 days of the camp.

Schedule:      The Daily Schedule is below.  

Cost:              $   599   Off Campus/Instruction Only (Includes shirt & lunch daily) Instruction and Off Campus limited to first 12 players to sign up!​                         
                      $   899   Per person (based on double occupancy) for the entire week
                      $1,299   Single room rate for entire week
                      $1,399   Couples with one non-participant (includes room & meals for both)
                      $1,798   Couples

Includes:       Lodging for 4 nights, Breakfast & Lunch, Daily strategies & drills from the Pro's, Player Rating Verification (Monday)
                     One Hour Private Lessons are available for an additional cost on Friday ($100/hr or $60 1/2 hr for up to 3 players)
Socials:         Nightly dinner and socials are planned each evening!!!

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​​About the Area:   Maryville College is located 3 miles north of the Knoxville Airport, which is located in Maryville, Tennessee.

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Maryville College & RT Lodge- Maryville/Knoxville, Tennessee

Last year it featured some of the World's TOP Pickleball Professionals including:

Jennifer Lucore, Gigi LeMaster, Stephanie Lane, John Sperling, Laura Fenton-Kovanda and Scott Tingley!!!

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One Day Passes

Monday, May 25th  
12 noon - 5:00 pm Camp Check In at Maryville College Tennis Courts with Group Rating Verifications and Free Play
3:00 pm Check-In starts at RT Lodge
6:00 pm Group Assignments Given at RT Lodge
6:30 pm Dinner on your own at  Full Service BBQ

Tuesday, May 26th    
7:00 am -  Breakfast at RT Lodge
8:00 am - 8:45 am Begin Warm ups at the courts
8:30 am - 8:45 am  Warm ups and stretches with Laura Fenton Kovanda
9:00 am - 10:30 am Dink Strategies/Drills with Pro #1
10:30 am - 12 noon Play using Dinking along with Pro #1  (same group)
12 noon - 1:00 pm Lunch (At the Maryville College Café in Pearson Hall)
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm 3rd/5th Shot Strategies/Drills - Advancing to the Net with Pro #2
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm 3rd/5th Shot/Advancing to Net Play with Pro #2
4:00 pm - 4:15 pm "Why Join the USAPA" with Mary Clor
4:15 pm - 5:15 pm Pro Exhibition
6:15 pm - 7:15 pm Jennifer Lucore Book Signing and Talk about The History of Pickleball
7:30 pm - Dinner on your own at RT Lodge

NOTE: (participants must send confirmation for this dinner)
After Dinner Mingle at the RT Lodge, play bag toss, Jenga, and make smores over the open fire pit

Wednesday, May 27th  
7:00 am -  Breakfast at RT Lodge
8:00 am - 8:45 am Begin Warm ups at the courts
8:30 am - 8:45 am  Warm ups and stretches with Laura Fenton Kovanda
9:00 am - 10:30 am Serve & Return with Pro #3
10:30 am - 12 noon Play using Serve/Return with  Pro #3 (same group)
12 noon - 1:00 pm Lunch (At the College Cafe)
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Mid Court Strategies/Drills - Advancing to the Net with Pro #4
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Mid Court Shots/Advancing to Net Play with Pro #4
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Free Play
6:15 pm - Knoxville Downtown and Market Square

Thursday, May 28th
7:00 am -  Breakfast at RT Lodge
8:00 am - 8:45 am Begin Warm ups at the courts
8:30 am - 8:45 am  Warm ups and stretches with Laura Fenton Kovanda
9:00am - 10:30am NVZ Strategies/Drills - advancing to the Net Pro #5
10:30 am - 12 noon NVZ Strategies with Pro  #5
12 noon - 1:00 pm Lunch (At the College Cafe)
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Volleying and Lobbing with Pro #6
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Play using volleys and lobs with Pro #6 (same group)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Pro Exhibition
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Laura Fenton Kovanda discusses Sports Injuries, Prevention, and Rehabilitation
7:30 pm - Dinner at RT Lodge

NOTE: (participants must send confirmation for this dinner)
After Dinner Mingle at the RT Lodge, play bag toss, Jenga, and make smores over the open fire pit

Friday, May 29st    
7:00 am -  Breakfast at RT Lodge
8:00 am - 12 noon Private Lessons and/or Free Play on the courts
11:00 am Check Out at RT Lodge

NOTE: Schedule is subject to change

Maryville Pickleball Boot Camp 
        May 25th-29th, 2020
Maryville, College-Tennessee   

2020 Suncoast Pickleball Boot Camp at Maryville College

                                   Camp Schedule

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You will get a verification email from Coach Russell once I received both your registration form and payment.  Also, you will then be listed on our PLAYER LIST (click here) with all the others that have signed up for the camp!  

Thanks for signing up....You're going to have an AMAZING TIME!!!                    Coach Russell  (Camp Director) and Norman Weathersby (Camp Director Assistant)

Here Are Last Year's Amazing List Of Pro's:

Scott Tingley:

Is one of the lead instructors at this year's 2018 U.S. Open in Naples, FL.  He has been working as a private Pickleball coach in the Punta Gorda area and has done group clinics around the U.S. His abilities and teaching techniques help students feel comfortable on the court and has earned him the privilege of serving as an IPTPA Certifier for Instructors.  It is Scott’s passion to assist students as well as instructors to sharpen their own abilities to achieve what they need to take their passion to the next level.

John Sperling:

Gold Medalist/Champion 2017 US Open.  Former collegiate tennis player (Spring Hill College) where he played #1 singles, and led the Badgers to back-to-back division titles.   John was the Director of Tennis at the Country Club of Ocala for the past 20 years before leaving for a career in the pickleball world.  He has had the privilege of teaching, playing, and instructing some of the top national tennis players.  John is now the Director of Pickleball at the Grand Oaks Resort where he brings his expertise in playing and teaching to help elevate his student’s game. 

Pay Balance

       (Due March 1, 2019)


                        Please complete one form for each person 

Gigi LeMaster:

I learned pickleball in 2011 and worked my way thru the skill levels to reach the PRO level in 2013 when I won both events in the first ever professional Tournament of Champions with the biggest prize purse ever paid out at that time for a Tournament. 2017 US Open Women’s Doubles Age 30+ Champion 2017 US Open Senior Pro Women’s Doubles Champion 2017 USAPA Women’s open Senior Champion. 4-Time US Open Champion 12 Time Nationals Medalist. I have medaled in all the major tournaments since 2011. 5 Time International Champion - Canada, Finland, The Netherlands When I’m not playing in tournaments around the country/world, I spent my time teaching/coaching as a Certified International Teaching Professional I volunteer teaching pickleball in the local Dysart High School District. USAPA Ambassador USAPA Certified Referee. Member of the Engagepickleball Pro Team.

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Laura is an all-around athlete and holds National titles in basketball, softball, tennis, and racquetball, and exploded on to the pickleball scene.  Over the past 35 years, she has taught college courses in biomechanics, kinesiology, exercise physiology, biophysics, sport psychology, neuroplasticity, nutrition, and athletic training.  Being a professional athlete for 15 years with the U.S. Olympic Racquetball Team and managing her own sports academy, Laura brings a vast amount of knowledge and experience in the sports world.  Laura's passion for the sport, league play, and tournaments helped her realize that pickleball was ready for something new.  Dedicated to the amazing sport of pickleball and its clubs and communities, Laura established World Team Pickleball (WTP) in Columbus, Ohio, in 2015 to offer players of all ages and skill levels inexpensive, competitive, fun and social team events.    

2016 US Open Championships - 1st Women's Pro Doubles Finalist!
Gold - Women's Doubles 40+
Gold - Mixed Senior Pro Doubles 50+
Silver - Women's Pro Doubles
2016 Tournament of Champions - Bronze - Open Women's Singles Legends
2016 USAPA Nationals - Bronze - Mixed Senior Open Doubles
2017 PPF Desert Championships - Silver - Senior Women's Pro Doubles
2017 US Open - Gold - Women's Doubles 45+
2017 World Team Pickleball Championships - 1st Place - 5.0 Mixed Team

Jennifer Lucore:

Jennifer Lucore is a professional pickleball player and a global pickleball ambassador. Her numerous gold medal championships include 17-time USAPA Nationals, 11-time Canadian Nationals, 6-time Huntsman World Senior Games, 4-time International, 4-time Tournament of Champions, and many golds at both the US Open Pickleball Championships and Professional Pickleball Federation (PPF) tournaments. In March 2018 she coauthored, with her mom, the sports first ever history book: The History of Pickleball – More Than 50 Years of Fun! Jennifer is also a world known pickleball blogger and continues to help pickleball grow by volunteering with Pickleball Magazine – Board Member and “Around The Post” column co-contributor and USAPA Ambassador at Large.

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Laura Fenton-Kovanda:

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Stephanie Lane:

2012 USAPA Nationals IV: 
35+ women’s singles CHAMPION
2013: USAPA Nationals V: 
Open women’s singles bronze
2014: USAPA Nationals VI: 
35+ mixed doubles silver with Steve Wong & 35+ women’s singles bronze
2015: USAPA Nationals VII: 19+ mixed doubles CHAMPION with Kyle Yates, Open mixed doubles bronze with Kyle Yates, Open women’s doubles bronze with Christine McGrath & 35+ women’s doubles bronze with Nicole Hobson
•US Open: 45+ mixed doubles silver with Scott Clayson
2016:•USAPA Nationals VIII: 35+ women’s doubles bronze with Heidi Hancock
•US Open II: women’s doubles silver with Donna Curry
•US Open II: 45+ mixed doubles bronze with Marcus Luke
2017: •USAPA Nationals IX: 
35+ mixed doubles CHAMPION with Dave Weinbach 
2018:•US Open III: 45+ mixed doubles CHAMPIONS with Dave Weinbach 
•US Open III: 45+ women’s doubles bronze with JoAnne Russell
Won prize $$:•Gold in Atlanta Open with Johan Svensson 
•Silver in Texas Open with Johan Svensson