What we offer
Elite Pickleball can create custom programs for the beginner, intermediate and advanced player – as well as stand-up turnkey programs, clinics and lessons at your club, township or camp.
Elite Pickleball will provide:
- IPTPA / PPR certified instructors
- Development on all aspects of the game
- Doubles and singles training
- Private, semi-private and clinic environments
- Safe training programs for all skill levels, ages and abilities
Our team of instructors are certified by the Professional Pickleball Registry (PPR) or the International Pickleball Teaching Professional Association (IPTPA) and have over 20 years coaching experience.
Director of Pickleball Programs
Chris is director of pickleball programs for the Elite Tennis Group and has taught professionally for 4 years. Chris became a certified instructor through the Professional Pickleball Registry (PPR) in 2021 and runs pickleball programs at several clubs and townships in the Philadelphia area.
Don has been playing pickleball competitively for 10 years at the 4.0 level and earned a silver medal in the 2020 Green Valley Indoor Tournament. Don has been teaching for the last 4 years in Ventnor, NJ, Upper Dublin Sports Center and most recently, for Elite Tennis at Blue Bell Country Club
Bennett is a 4.5+ rated player turned coach and is an IPTPA certified pickleball instructor. Bennett has been playing pickleball since 2008 and competes in local, regional, and national tournaments. Bennett is also a staff instructor at Next Level Sports in Chester, County, PA.
Sue has been playing pickleball for over 10 years, but her expertise is in program development and program management. Sue has been managing pickleball programs throughout Montgomery County – most recently at the Watertower Recreation Center and Upper Dublin Sports Center.
Palma has been teaching pickleball for 4 years throughout the Delaware Valley and is certified by the Professional Pickleball Registry. In addition, Palma – a lifelong educator, has built and run successful pickleball programs in Chestnut Hill and throughout the Philadelphia area.