Exclusive Members-Only Programs
FRIDAY NIGHT ADULT MIXED PADDLE SCRAMBLE SOCIALS FALL/WINTER
Mark your calendar now! These events take place on the first Friday of each month: 10/6, 11/3, 12/1, 1/5, 2/2, 3/2, 4/6, 5/4, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. All are welcome. If you are thinking about joining COMO paddle, this is a good event to come to and try it out. Come alone, with your spouse or with a friend to meet new players. Practice your skills in a relaxed atmosphere and enjoy outdoor exercise, paddle and refreshments. Players are asked to bring an hors d’oeuvre to share and BYOB. Sign-up not required.
Women’s Paddle – Monday Nights, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m., 9/18/17 – 12/18/17 (no play on Columbus Day). Come for a weekly "Girls Night Out" on the paddle courts. This is a great way to get some outdoor exercise and wind down from a busy day. All abilities welcome. Contact Tam Gorski at firstname.lastname@example.org by 9/5/17 to sign-up. All players are required to have an annual COMO paddle pass.
Women’s Paddle – Thursday Mornings, 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 9/21/17 – 12/14/17 (no play on Thanksgiving Day). Join us for fresh air, exercise and fun. All abilities welcome. Thanks to the recent paddle court expansion (for a total of four courts) we can probably accommodate all players' time preferences. Sign up with Ann Lobdell at email@example.com by 9/5/17. All players are required to have an annual COMO paddle pass.
Women’s Competitive League – Saturday Mornings or per your schedule, starting 10/7/17 (no play 10/14 and 12/9 due to Oden Cox Women’s Tournament and Men’s Average Joe Tournament.) Players can sign-up as a team of two, or be assigned a partner, working together towards refining their skills and positioning. You will play a different team each week and we will have a league play-off at the end of the season. The winning team gets their name on the trophy plaque inside the paddle hut. Sign-up with Ann Lobdell at firstname.lastname@example.org by 9/15/17. All players are required to have an annual COMO paddle pass.
Women’s Round Robin Play – Sunday Afternoons 12:30 – 2:00 p.m., 10/7/17 – 12/16/17. (no play on 10/15 due to paddle tournament). You will have the opportunity to play with a different partner and different opponents each set. A fun way to experience playing with a variety of players and a great way to meet new women. Sign up with Ann Lobdell at email@example.com by 9/24/17.
Men’s Paddle League – Thursday Nights, 5:00 – 9:30 p.m. (time slots are 1.5 hours), 9/28/17 – 12/21/17 (no play on Thanksgiving Day). Games are created each week and levels are mixed together to allow the less experienced players to “play up” at higher levels and learn the game. Contact Russ Burgess at firstname.lastname@example.org by 9/7/17 to get on the email list. Scheduling is done in concert with the online court booking system so all players need to have an annual COMO paddle pass to gain access to the online system.
“SeniorPaddle” – It’s not just for Seniors Anymore! Tuesday Nights, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m., 10/3/17 – 5/15/17
Originally offered to those that consider themselves senior players, but all players are welcome to participate. A great low-key atmosphere and friendly environment for players that want to get outside and enjoy the winter weather. Contact COMO athletic program manager, Kelsey, at K.email@example.com to sign-up. If you have questions, contact Ray Zimmerman at firstname.lastname@example.org. All players are required to have an annual COMO paddle pass.
Saturday, December 9
Location: COMO Paddle Courts | Stonington, CT
Contact: Russ Burgess
Entry: Please contact the tournament director for entry details.
Details: All players must be current members of the American Platform Tennis Association (APTA) or pay a $30 limited membership fee good for one tournament. Join the APTA.