suncoast pickleball boot CAMP #4
September 18-23, 2022

At the Montreat Conference Center in Montreat, NC

REGISTRATION COMING March 8, 2022 at 7:00 AM ET

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Featuring

CAMP PROS

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John Sperling
Gigi LeMaster
Wesley Gabrielsen
Barry Waddell
Christine Barksdale
Scott Tingley
Peter Popovich
Mindy Yoder

Everything you NEED for training, in one place.

This all-inclusive camp includes training, meals, lodging, and evening socials.  Have fun mingling with the pros and players while enhancing your pickleball skills.

suncoast pickleball boot camp training at montreat conference center in montreat north carolina

ACTIVITIES What we offer at camp

PROFESSIONAL INSTRUCTION

The camp instructors are both pros and top-level players who are experienced with a solid training background. They cater their instruction methods to all levels of play and provide quality instruction combined with drills to advance your game.

PRIVATE LESSONS

Work directly with the pro, or in small groups of 2, 3, or 4. Private lessons with the pros are an additional fee that is not included with your camp fees. The pros set their rates, make their schedule, and collect their fees.

PLAY WITH A PRO

Get on the court to play with and against a Pro while getting an immediate critique of your play and suggestions on shot selection.  With this unique approach, you will gain an understanding of the strategies to use in order to win the point. 

FOOD

Enjoy buffet style food featuring a variety of breakfast, lunch, and dinner favorites, including a full salad and dessert bar. Gluten free, vegetarian, and other dietary restriction foods are available.

LODGING

Relax after a day on the courts in comfortable hotel room type accomodations with king, queen, and twin beds, full baths, and cleaning service upon request.

SOCIALS

Have fun and mingle with the players and pros featuring live bands, trivia night, board games, texas hold em, country line dancing, the Rachael Kroog Variety Show, and other assorted entertainment events.

suncoast pickleball boot camp training at montreat conference center in montreat north carolina

The best place to TRAIN, period.

We provide a top-rated training facility combined with excellent instruction from well-known pros.  The pros are very accessible and able to answer your questions and concerns about improving your Pickleball game.

Suncoast Pickleball Boot camp
daily schedule

NOTE: The schedule is subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.

Sunday, Sept 18, 2022

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Player check In & Play on the courts
2:00 pm - 4 pm Mandatory Player Verification Ratings
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Hotel Check-In
5:30 pm Dinner at the Assembly Inn Dining Hall
6:45 pm Campers Welcome at The Barn
7:00 pm Introductions of Pickleball Pro's
8:00 pm Camp Day #1 ends

Monday, Sept 19, 2022

7:00 am Prayer Group - Outside Porch by Dining Hall
8:00 am
Breakfast at the Assembly Inn Dining Hall

8:30 am Warm Ups at the courts
9:20 am Group Picture at the Montreat Conference Center Courts (wear your camp shirts)
9:30 am Dinking Strategies/Drills with Pro #1
11:30 am Walk to the Assembly Inn for Lunch
12:45 pm Walk back to Pickleball Courts
1:00 pm NVZ Strategies/Drills (driving, dinking, lobbing, attacking) with Pro #2
3:00 pm 3rd/5th Shot Strategies/Drills (driving, lobbing, drop or dive) Pro #3
5:00 pm Day #2 ends
5:30 pm Dinner at the Assembly Inn Dining Hall
7:00 pm Trivia Night at "The Barn" OR Texas Hold'em/Card Games (Bring cards)

Tuesday, Sept 20, 2022

7:00 am Prayer Group Outside Porch by Dining Hall
7:30 am Breakfast at the Assembly Inn Dining Hall

8:30 am Warm Ups & Raffle Prizes from the Pro’s
9:30 am Mid- Court Strategies/Drills- earning the Net- Pro #4
11:30 am Walk to Assembly Inn for Lunch
12:45 pm Walk back to Pickleball Courts
1:00 pm 4th Shot Strategies/Drills – keep opponents back Pro #5
3:00 pm Serve & Return Strategies/Drills with Pros #6
5:00 pm Camp Day #3 ends
5:30 pm Dinner at the Assembly Inn Dining Hall
7:00 pm A “Live” Concert at The Barn

Wednesday, Sept 21, 2922

7:00 am Prayer Group Outside Porch by Dining Hall
7:30 am Breakfast at the Assembly Inn Dining Hall

8:30 am Warm Ups
9:30 am Lobs & Overhead Strategies/Drills – keep opponents back Pro #7
11:30 am Walk to the Assembly Inn for Lunch
12:45 pm Walk back to Pickleball Courts
1:00 pm Working as a “Team” Strategies/Drills with Pros #8
3:00 pm Singles Strategies/Drills- earning the Net- Pro #1
5:00 pm Camp Day #3 ends
5:30 pm Dinner at the Assembly Inn Dining Hall
7:00 pm Country Line Dancing by Coach Russell in "The Barn"

Thursday, Sept 22, 2022

7:00 am Prayer Group Outside Porch by Dining Hall
7:30 am Breakfast at the Assembly Inn Dining Hall
8:30 am Warm-Ups
9:30 am-11:30 am Play with the Pros
11:30 am Walk to Assembly Inn for Lunch
12:45 pm-1:00 pm Walk back to Pickleball Courts
1:00 pm-3:00 pm Play with the Pros
3:00 pm-4:00 pm Pro Exhibition Matches
4:00 pm Day #5 ends
5:00 pm Dinner on Your Own in Black Mountain!!!
(A list of great Black Mountain Restaurants will be listed on the website)
6:00 pm-8:30 pm Boot Camp Party with Live Music at Mountain Ale House (Meet at the Ale House after Dinner)

Friday, Sept 23, 2022

7:00 am Prayer Group Outside Porch by Dining Hall
7:30 am Breakfast at Assembly Inn Dining Hall
8:00 am - 12:00 pm Private Lessons available (see the Pro to book your lesson)
8:00 am - 11:00 am Pickleball Stay & Play!!!!
8:30 am Group hike to Mount Lookout (moderate hike- meet in the lobby) or Private Lessons, or Open Play
11:00 am Check out of Hotel
12:00 pm Camp Ends!!! Thanks for attending!!!

lodging & dining facility

Montreat Assembly Inn on Lake Susan at Suncoast Pickleball Boot Camp in Montreat North Carolina

Montreat Conference Center

401 Assembly Drive • Montreat, NC 28757

The Galax Dining Room at the Assembly Inn offers a variety of items for each meal.  All meals are served buffet-style in the large dining room, and there are additional seating options in the tea garden or on Wharton Porch.  Meal cards will be distributed to you at check-in and are required to enter the dining room.  Vegetarian entrée and gluten-free options are available. Due to shared dining rooms, groups may have reserved seating at every scheduled meal.

Standard breakfast fare includes eggs, biscuits, breakfast meat, and hot cereal as well as a selection of cold cereals, pastry items, yogurt, and fruit. Iced tea, regular & decaf coffee, and assorted juices accompany every breakfast.

Lunch and dinner options include meats, vegetables, starches, homemade soups, and a full salad bar (fresh veggies, lettuces, hummus, prepared salads, etc). The beverage selection includes iced tea, water, milk, regular and decaf coffee. Every meal is accompanied by a selection of desserts.

Montreat uses no meat items in the preparation of our vegetables & starches. All soups (unless noted) are vegetarian and our meats (unless breaded) are all-natural & gluten-free. Canola oil is used for frying and sautéing, and dairy-free margarine is used in our side dish preparations. Soy & almond milk are offered with each meal.

GALAXY DINING ROOM MEAL TIMES:
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30am

Lunch: 12:00-1:00pm
Dinner: 5:30-6:30pm

GIFT SHOP & STORE

We proudly serve Starbucks Coffee™, including signature products such as their Frappuccino™.

The gift shop offers a wide variety of merchandise. 

 

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Fun & Entertainment Socials

The Big Deal Band at Suncoast Pickleball Boot Camp
  • Monday - Trivia Night

    Join Bill Millwood in The Barn as he hosts Trivia Night at Montreat 2022.

  • Live Music with The Big Deal Band

    Led by Father-Son duo Larry Deal and Grayson Deal, this mixed bag of local musicians and characters has become a staple of Black Mountain’s local good-time music scene. Playing Bluegrass, Bentgrass, Americana, and Spiritual, with a little Indie thrown in, their Old-Time jam brings a gathering of friends and family and is sure to be a good time!

    https://www.facebook.com/thebigdealband/

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  • Wednesday - Country Line Dancing

    Get out your hat and boots and join Coach Russell for some good ole country line dancing.

  • Thursday - Night on the Town

    Explore Black Mountain, NC and have dinner on your own. Black Mountain is a very unique town with lots of charm and character. There is no shortage of good eating establishments. Check the listing of restaurants below to pick your dining choice.

    At 7:00 pm everyone is invited to meet at the Pisgah Brewing Company for a Camp Grand Finale Party and enjoy live music.

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choose a training option that works for you. pricing

COMMUTER

$ 749 per Person
  • Instruction
  • Play with a Pro
  • Camp T-Shirt
  • Lunch (Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Ratings Evaluation Clinic
  • Open Play
  • Hike to Mount Lookout
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COMMUTER WITH MEALS

$ 849 per Person
  • Instruction
  • Play with a Pro
  • Camp T-Shirt
  • Socials
  • Breakfast (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, & Fri)
  • Lunch (Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Dinner (Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Ratings Evaluation Clinic
  • Open Play
  • Hike to Mount Lookout
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SINGLE PRIVATE ROOM

$ 1,349 per Person
  • Instruction
  • Play with a Pro
  • Camp T-Shirt
  • Socials
  • Breakfast (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, & Fri)
  • Lunch (Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Dinner (Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Lodging (Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Ratings Evaluation Clinic
  • Open Play
  • Hike to Mount Lookout

DOUBLE OCCUPANCY *

$ 1,049 per Person
  • Instruction
  • Play with a Pro
  • Camp T-Shirt
  • Socials
  • Breakfast (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, & Fri)
  • Lunch (Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Dinner (Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Lodging (Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Ratings Evaluation Clinic
  • Open Play
  • Hike to Mount Lookout

COUPLES

$ 2,098 per Couple
  • Instruction
  • Play with a Pro
  • Camp T-Shirt
  • Socials
  • Breakfast (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, & Fri)
  • Lunch (Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Dinner (Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Lodging (Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Ratings Evaluation Clinic
  • Open Play
  • Hike to Mount Lookout

COUPLES WITH 1 Participating

$ 1,649 per Couple
  • Instruction
  • Play with a Pro
  • Camp T-Shirt
  • Socials
  • Breakfast (Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, & Fri)
  • Lunch (Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Dinner (Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Lodging (Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thu)
  • Ratings Evaluation Clinic
  • Open Play
  • Hike to Mount Lookout

* If you sign up for Double Occupancy without a roommate and cannot be matched with a roommate when rooms are assigned, then you are subject to the Private Room rate.

Need to discuss your plan?  Get in touch to see what option is best for you.

You don't miss this opportunity to mingle with the Pros and have fun while enhancing your pickleball skills.

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