Fastest Growing American Sport Comes To Boca Raton With The Opening Of Eight New Outdoor Pickleball Courts At Life Time Athletic Resort
CHANHASSEN, Minnesota., January 4, 2022 / PRNewswire / – As pickleball continues to conquer as the nation’s fastest growing sport, Life Time, the nation’s leading healthy lifestyle brand (NYSE: LTH), brings its first pickleball experience at Life Time Boca Raton with the opening of eight outdoor pickleball courts.
The addition of these courts, which officially open the January 4the, elevates Life Time Boca Raton as one of the company’s largest destinations for dedicated pickleball fields in the country.
In addition, Life Time has brought Eric Kent lead all of the club’s pickleball programs, including premier pickleball leagues and events, open play and coaching to ensure Life Time Boca Raton is the premier local destination for the sport.
“Pickleball is a dynamite sport for all ages and makes another fun and engaging addition for our members – and new members – to live happy and healthy lives,” said Kent. “Pickleball is a popular sport for all ages and abilities. These courts will make Life Time Boca Raton the best place for beginners and seasoned pickleball players. “
Life Time has expanded its pickleball programming nationwide to become a leading provider of the sport. The company began to develop its open game of pickleball over the summer to appeal to both active seniors and young players interested in the sport. It will be offering pickleball in over 120 of its locations this year.
Essentially a combination of tennis, ping-pong and badminton, pickleball has exploded to become the fastest growing sport in North America. Pickleball participation increased by more than 21% in 2020, according to the Sport and Fitness Industry Association.
More information on Life Time and its pickleball lineup can be found here.
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