October 27-29, 2017

​                December 5-7, 2017 

                (Southern Tropics Florida State Championships December 8-10, 2017)

                February 9-11, 2018 (FULL)

                March 2-4, 2018

East Naples Community Park    Naples, Florida
'home of the Minto US OPEN Pickleball Championships'

What: 13 hours of clinics, lunch each day and US Open Pickleball Academy apparel. 

Destination Flyer
Who: Spaces are limited to 24 participants of all levels. Instructor to participant ratio is 1:8


Simone Jardim   (National, US Open and TOC Champion)
Kyle Yates  
(National, US Open and TOC Champion)
Phil Metz (US Open Medalist)

Chad Edwards


Fee includes all pickleball activities and lunch at the park each day. An optional dinner cruise on the Naples Princess is available for an additional $70.  Participants will also receive a US OPEN Pickleball Academy shirt, hat and bag. 

Flights and transportation to and from the airport not included.

Hotels: The US OPEN Pickleball Academy has reserved hotel accommodation for our destination camp participants at the following hotels. (contracts being negotiated, information will be posted soon)

  • Destination Camp Schedule

  • Day 1

  • 9am-12pm

  • Pickleball clinic #1
  • 12- 1pm
  • Lunch at the park
  • 1-3pm
  • Pickleball clinic #2

             Third Shot, overheads, point  play strategy

  • Day 2

  • 9am-12pm   

  • Pickleball clinic #3
  • Stacking/Poaching/Around the post
  • One on One with Pro
  • 12-1pm   

  • Lunch at the park


  • Pickleball clinic #4
  • Review session/point play with instruction

  • Day 3

  • 9am-12pm  

  • Mini Tournament with Instruction

  • 12pm 

  • Graduation and review

Come join us for a Pickleball Extravaganza in Paradise!

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Limousine Service: ​The US OPEN Pickleball Academy has secured airport pickup rates with the following companies for destination camp participants. ($55 one way plus gratuity)

​Elite Transportation Group

Scott Smith

269-615-8617   scott@elitekzoo.com

Red Rover Transportation

Joe Okuniewicz

239-877-5438   239-877-5352


Bill's ON TIME Transportation

Bill Kirk

239-223-4819   239-322-6909