2019 estimated dates for pickleball tournaments in NB:
Port City Open Pickleball Tournament,
Saturday, March 30th, UNBSJ
8:30 am – 8 pm, 10 courts
University of NB (Saint John Campus)
G. Forbes Elliot Athletic Center
100 Tucker Park Road, Saint John, NB
Men’s (60 and over) & (59 and under)
Competitive & Recreational
Women’s (60 and over) & (59 and under)
Competitive & Recreational
Mixed (60 and over) & (59 and under)
Competitive & Recreational
Singles – Men’s & Women’s (Open)
***If enough interest***
Cost: $25 per division ($50 for 2 divisions and $60 for 2 divisions plus singles)
Ball: Onix Pure (orange)
Recreational: For any players who want to come out and play Pickleball at a non advanced level. We will determine a method of play for this division based on numbers. If you are interested please register individually (or with a partner). *Please NOTE that prizes will not be awarded for Recreational Divisional play*
Competitive: For any players who want to come out and play Pickleball at an intermediate/advanced level. Round Robin followed by playoff pool based on seedings. Registration is to be done with partner and based on Age category (over/under 60) and level of play. Self rate level up to 3.0 for Intermediate level and 3.5 and above for Advanced level. Based on number of entrants we may need to combine round robin play but playoffs would be administered at level of entry.
UNBSJ offers an excellent facility for Pickleball. Free parking is available onsite. Unfortunately the canteen is closed during the weekends so no concessions will be available.
Registration deadline is March 15. We expect divisions will fill up fast. If you are interested in playing please register ASAP including name, division (Competitive/Recreational),age (over/under)
Riverview Open Maplefest Pickleball Tournament – April 6 & 7
Riverview Maple Festival 2019 presents……
What: Open Pickleball Doubles Tournament
Where: Riverview East School, 49 Chambers Street, Riverview, NB
Facility: Free parking, locker rooms, washrooms, water fountains, refreshments
When: Saturday, April 6th, 2019 from 9 to 5 & Sunday, April 7th, 2019 from 9 to 5
Format: Round Robin in the morning, elimination round in the afternoon
Ball: Orange Onix Fuse indoor ball
Categories: There will be the following categories if a minimum of 4 teams for each category register (average age of the two partners)
Saturday – Division 1(3.5+) men 61 and over, Division 1(3.5+) men 60 and under, Division 2 (3.0-) men (all ages)
Saturday – Division 1(3.5+) women 61 and over, Division 1(3.5+) women 60 and under, Division 2 (3.0-) women (all ages)
Sunday – Division 1 (3.5+) mixed 61 and over, Division 1(3.5+) mixed 60 and under, Division 2 (3.0-) mixed (all ages)
Cost: $25 per person for one category, $50 for 2 categories ($10 more for non members of PCO)
Registration: Names, e-mails, age of both partners and the desired categories to firstname.lastname@example.org Deadline: Wednesday, April 3.
More Info: Bob Betts email@example.com
Le festival d’érable de Riverview présente….
Quoi: tournoi ouvert double de pickleball
Où: école Riverview East, 49 rue Chambers, Riverview, NB
Facilité: stationnement gratuit, vestiaires, toilettes, fontaines, rafraîchissements
Format: à la ronde le matin et éliminatoires en après-midi
Balle: balle intérieur orange Onix Fuse
Catégories: il y aura les catégories suivantes si au moins 4 équipes au minimum s’inscrivent dans chaque catégorie (moyenne d’âge des deux partenaires)
Samedi: Division 1 (3.5 & +) hommes de 61 ans et plus, Division 1 (3.5 & +) hommes de 60 ans et moins, Division 2 (3.0 & -) hommes (tout âge)
Samedi: Division 1 (3.5 & +) femmes de 61 ans et plus, Division 1 (3.5 & +) femmes de 60 ans et moins, Division 2 (3.0 & -) femmes (tout âge)
Sunday: Division 1 (3.5 & +) mixtes de 61 ans et plus, Division 1 (3.5 & +) mixtes de 60 ans et moins, Division 2 (3.0 & -) mixtes (tout âge)
Coût: $25 par personne par catégorie ($10 de plus si pas membre de PCO)
Inscription: noms, courriels et âge des deux partenaires en plus de la catégorie désirée au firstname.lastname@example.org date limite: le 3 avril
Plus d’information : Bob Betts email@example.com
Dieppe Open Pickleball Tournament – May 4 & 5
Fredericton Atlantic Open Pickleball Tournament – June 8 & 9
Shediac Lobster Festival Open Pickleball Tournament – July 13 & 14
Bathurst Open Pickleball Tournament – end of September
Riverview Open Harvestfest Tournament, October
Saint John Open Money Pickleball Tournament- October
Dieppe Open Pickleball Tourney – November 9 & 10
Nova Scotia Tournament:
“2nd Annual East Coast Pickleball Classic”
Where: Canada Games Center- Halifax Nova Scotia
When: May 4th and 5th 2019 from 12pm to 8pm (or 9pm)
What: men’s , women’s and mixed doubles( maybe singles)
Cost: $25.00 for 1 event and $35.00 for 2 or more events
Format: we are hoping to have multiple divisions based on age and /or level of play. This depends on who signs up. Guaranteed at least 5 games. Most likely round robin with a play off.
Courts- 4 with portable nets( less then last year but we have 2 days and much easier to organize)
Ball – Onix Fuse
There will be draw prizes
We cannot provide food but there is Subway on site
To register: email: Marita_winaut@hotmail.com
-Please provide partners name and partners email address
-Age of both people
-Level of play if you know 1.0 up to 2.5 /3.0 to 3.5 /or 4.0 up
– if interested in singles
Once you receive a confirmation email payment details will be provided with due date
Please spread the word to your clubs. We would love to see new tournament players as well.
Code of Conduct
Through its scheduling of activities, Pickleball NB strives to meet the following key goals:
- Provide a safe environment for a health-related activity that provides a physical workout through an activity that promotes cardio exercises.
- Provides a fun-related activity that can be enjoyed by all skill levels.
- Provides a social-related activity to build friendships, camaraderie and fellowship.
- Provide developmental-related activity for those who wish to learn and improve.
- Provides a challenging activity for individuals who wish to compete at the highest level.
To achieve these key goals, it is imperative that the members, guest and tournament participants abide by a Code of Conduct during play. As such, the following guidelines shall be put in practice at all times during Shediac Pickleball Club routine and tournament activities.
- Good sportsmanship shall always be on display.
- Be respectful of the skill levels of all players through positive reinforcement.
- Be respectful of others play by waiting for break to move across a court, not distracting your opponents during play, and warning when unsafe situations arise such as ball on court or player safety issues.
- Good-natured ribbing and taunts shall be limited in nature, with no ill-natured remarks.
- Ensure your guest is well informed of Club rules of play and Code of Conduct.
- Profanity, or any form of abuse, towards others is not permitted.
- Club and venue equipment is not to be abused, as well as handling of personal equipment (e.g. paddles) shall be used to ensure the safety of others at all times.
- Safe and proper attire including proper footwear and personal equipment shall be used at all times. This includes non-offensive logos, designs and phrases on attire and proper sneakers design for the court being used at the time.
- Impairment due to alcohol or other substances shall not be tolerated.
Failure to follow the full intent of this Conduct of Conduct will result in disciplinary action taken by the Shediac Pickleball Club Executive. This disciplinary action can range from a simple discussion of the matter at hand, to a warning, suspension or revocation of the Shediac Pickleball Club membership.