Welcome to the Engage ProShop & Academy Training Center.
Located in Oxford, FL (just outside The Villages, FL).
PLEASE NOTE. ALL CLINICS AND LESSONS DUE TO THE CORONA (COVID-19) VIRUS WILL BE CANCELED THROUGH THE MONTH OF APRIL TO FOLLOW THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENTS GUIDELINES.
THE PROSHOP WILL BE OPEN DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS.
The EngagePickleball ProShop is a fully staffed Pickleball ProShop with Paddles, Gear, Accessories, Apparel, Demos and more...including Paddle Repair and Gripping.
The Engage Academy is a Pickleball Training Center. Dedicated to teaching individuals of all levels the game of Pickleball. We have daily private & group lessons and clinics.
The Engage In-house Pro, Robert Elliott is a Nationals, Tournament of Champions and US Open Gold medalist. Co-director of the IPTPA (the person who certifies others that want to certified teaching professionals).
Each week will focus on a specific topic. You can come to all the sessions or just some of them. They will rotate on an (8) week basis and start over at the end of the (8) weeks. The weekly topics are as followed:
Week 1 (week of May 4) - The Net Game. Dinking Strategies and moving the ball around.
Week 2 (week of May 11) - Coming to the Net. 3rd Shots. Transition Zone. When to drop and when to drive.
Week 3 (week of May 18) - How to defend against the hard hitters (slowing the ball down)
Week 4 (week of May 25) - How to attack when at the net (volleys, roll-shots and put-aways)
Week 5 (week of Jun 1) - How to hit the ball when at the baseline
Week 6 (week of Jun 8) - How to use the serve & return as a weapon.
Week 7 (week of Jun 15) - When and how to lob. How to defend against the lobbers.
Week 8 (week of Jun 22) - Court positioning and how to use your positioning to your advantage.
WEEKLY CLINIC SCHEDULE
- 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Beginner Clinic (2.0 - 2.5 skill level)
- 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM - Advanced Intermediate Clinic (3.5 - 4.0 skill level)
- 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM - Intermediate Clinic (3.0 - 3.5 skill level)
- 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Advanced Clinic (4.0 - 4.5 skill level)
NOTICE: All events will occur at the days and times shown above unless they are listed under the 'Weather / Cancelation Notice' section directly below.
WEATHER / CANCELATION NOTICE
- Please note: All clinics will be canceled for the Month of April to follow the State and Federal guidelines. As of this date, our weekly clinics will resume the first week of May.
Last updated: Mar 31, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Book Online by CLICKING HERE or call the ProShop or Stop in (sign-up is required for all events).
As a reference:
- Beginners are classified as those new to the sport or have played a little and still need to understand the basics of the game. They have either no or limited playing experience. These individuals are typically placed in 2.0 - 2.5 skill level groups.
- Intermediate players are individuals that have played and understand how to score, play the game and can keep the ball in play. These players are typically described as being a 3.0 - 3.5 skill level.
- Advanced players have a complete understanding of the game and have the knowledge and ability to dictate the game. These individuals are typically 4.0 - 4.5 skill levels.
Want to learn more. Click on 'ACADEMY' above and view the drop-down topics.
The ProShop & Academy are Open Monday - Friday from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM and Saturdays 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM. Closed Sundays.
Address: 4095 County Road 106, Oxford, FL 34484 | Phone: +1 (352) 515-9294 NEW | Email: email@example.com