interesting because I grew up in a time when all you could be was a
cheerleader, so I was a cheer leading, cheering everyone on. This is
first sport that I've actually got to play because back in the day it
was only the guys," Nancy Monson said.
Now the sport is for
everyone...It started in 1965 and now according to the USA Pickle ball Association, there's a hundred fifty thousands players across the
"I always say this is the
playground and I get to be on the playground," Monson said. "You're always playing, so
don't even realize how much you're working until you get home and go
'wow, I'm tired."
"You learn the muscles you haven't been using real quick. There's a lot of bending a twisting, running, quick stops and starts," Steven Wood said.
One thing is for sure, Pickleball is addicting.
started last April and ever since that I've been hooked," Wood said. "I'm retired,
so I needed some time to fill. I probably play about three hours a day
"I got hooked on pickle ball. You
can't help it, but the first time you hit the ball and you see it going
over the net; you're hooked," Monson said.