Posts by Tim Owens

Top 7 Health and Social Benefits of Pickleball

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According to the U.S.A. Pickleball Association, there are currently 3.1 million players across the country. That’s a 12 percent increase from the previous year. As more people discover the game and play pickleball for themselves, these 3.1 million players have also been able to improve their health and social lives with every game. You too can…

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5 Key Tips for Member Retention at Your Club

How to retain your tennis members

Are you worried about member retention at your tennis club? When you’re one of the leaders of a tennis club, you always want to promote exclusivity and let potential members know all of the perks of being on the inside. Getting members to join is hard, but getting members to stick around can be even…

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Exciting Group Games and Drills for Group Tennis Lessons

Group Games and Tennis Lessons

While practicing is a great way to improve your skill set, oftentimes it can be a very loathsome time and is not always mentally stimulating. If you’re looking to spice up practice time for yourself and your students, group games are a great option! With group games, you can still teach the important skills you…

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5 Pickleball Tips That Will Help You Win

5 Pickleball Tips

Pickleball might look like a deceptively easy sport, but there’s actually a good amount of skill and strategy that goes into a good game. You don’t have to be an excellent tennis or badminton player to play pickleball well, but there are some skills you should have if you want to win. Looking to improve…

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Starting Young: 5 Must-Have Tips on Teaching Kids Tennis

5 Must-Have Tips on Teaching Kids Tennis

If you have dreams of your kids playing in Flushing Meadows, Roland Garros, Wimbledon, and Melbourne Park someday, it’s time to teach them tennis. You’re never too young to start playing! Here are five must-have tips on teaching kids tennis to help them master the game. 1. Watch and Learn Get kids familiar with the…

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Custom Membership Frequencies

Custom Membership Frequencies

CUSTOM MEMBERSHIP COST FREQUENCIES! Now when setting membership frequencies, you now have a new option – “CUSTOM” With this new customization – you can now setup membership tiers and price them for any frequency you desire! Just another reason to let FacilityReserve manage your membership payments for you! ? Enjoy!

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How to Organize a Round Robin Tournament for Your Tennis Club

How to organize a round robin at your club

If the players in your tennis club have been taking lessons for a while and you want to give them a chance to compete, a round-robin tournament may be the answer. Players may still play another game even if they have lost a game. They don’t get eliminated after one loss. For a tennis round…

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How a Court Reservation System Can Help You Grow Business

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In 2017, there were over 17 million Americans participating in tennis. If you’re a tennis club manager, you oversee a lot of court reservations. That’s besides all your other duties. Most tennis clubs in the U.S. are slow adopters when it comes to technology. There are some great software solutions that’ll give you more time…

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Pen and Paper… OH MY!

PEN AND PAper... OH MY! (2)

It may surprise you but our biggest competitor is simply pen and paper. Even though we are living in the age of innovation and technology, sports clubs are still are on the lower end of the scale when it comes to adopting and leveraging technology at their club or facility. The biggest push-back we continue…

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