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It’s ‘The Gilded Age’ in real life: Welcome to Newport

Although much of the story takes place in New York, the show owes its stunning look to the meticulously preserved “summer cottages” of Newport, The Breakers, Marble House, The Elms, Rosecliff, Château-sur-Mer and Hunter House. Now viewers can peek inside these Golden Age time capsules, where every piece of furniture is historically accurate. Copper pots […]

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Sweet sport with a bitter name: Pickleball’s popularity grows in Hoover; more courts on the way

When doors open at 6 a.m. on weekdays at Finley Center at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex, there are usually people waiting to enter. Most of them aren’t there for the walking track, basketball, or volleyball. They are ready and waiting to play one of the fastest growing sports in the United States: pickleball. The popularity […]

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UM alum hopes to build Hurricane football stadium in Tropical Park

John H. Ruiz, founder of Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Recovery and alumnus of the University of Miami, thinks he can build a new Miami Hurricanes football stadium in nearby Tropical Park, three miles away. Since the demolition of the Orange Bowl and relocation to Hard Rock Stadium in 2008, UM fans, administration, and athletes have […]

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40 years old is the MAXIMUM age

COEUR d’ALENE — The muscular brutes of Mount Olympus felt mischievous, wary of competition. Fearing that racquetball enthusiast and aspiring young businessman Chip Althen would undermine their monopoly, the gods conspired. “Ironwood, schmironwood,” Zeus reportedly scolded. And so when Althen, a Pittsburgh native and University of Montana MBA who had moved here in 1980, sought […]

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Pickleball Quiz | Union.com

Going into 2022, I wanted to impart fascinating and spellbinding knowledge about Pickleball, our club and the players themselves to my fellow Pickleball players. Only problem, my brain went completely blank. No ratatattat came out of my laptop, only a horribly blank computer screen stared at me for days. When, outside my office, arose such […]

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Maryland today | What you need to know for Spring 2022

Group lab experiences, lunches in the Stamp food court, and workouts in a campus gym are all back with today’s start of the Spring 2022 semester. The omicron variant of COVID-19 is slowing its spread in Maryland, but it continues to pose a threat, prompting several new measures designed to protect Terps during the ongoing […]

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How to get the most out of your sports and recreation expenses

Stay out of the rain and play badminton indoors instead. Photo: Osman Rana / Unsplash Through: Marco Ovies, Features Editor One of the major fallss to liveIn the Lower Mainland, it’s the amount of rain that keeps you indoors. While it might be tempting to wrap up in a blanket and eat an entire plate […]

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7 Chicago Public Spaces Will Each Receive $1.5 Million in Upgrades as Winners of the ‘Chicago Works Community Challenge’ – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — Seven public spaces in Chicago are receiving upgrades worth millions. Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced the winners of the Chicago Works Community Challenge on Tuesday. Four parks, two Chicago Public Schools facilities and a branch of the Chicago Public Library have each been selected for projects worth $1.5 million each. READ MORE: AT&T […]

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Where the cool kids retire

through Ryan Erisman | Originally posted: January 14, 2022 | Last update: January 14, 2022 Where the Cool Kids Retire is a new campaign video from On Top of the World in Ocala, Florida. You can check it here: The video gives you incredible insight into the amenities residents enjoy every day. Things like 54 […]

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East Lansing nonprofit raises $50,000 for new pickleball complex

EAST LANSING — When Norm Houtekier moved to the Detroit area about five years ago, he couldn’t find anyone to play racquetball with. Instead, everyone was playing pickleball, a game similar to tennis but with a wooden paddle and a smaller court. Houtekier joined and at 89, the East Lansing resident still plays today. “It’s […]

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Snowflake sold to New York hotel company

Vermont Business Magazine MCR Development of New York City – the nation’s 4th largest hotel owner-operator – announced Thursday it has acquired the 117-room Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa in Stowe, Vermont. Financial terms were not disclosed. The resort has been founded, owned and operated by the Baraw family since 1948. MCR is a hotel […]

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Stoweflake sold to New York hotel company

Vermont Business Magazine MCR Development of New York City – the nation’s 4th largest owner-operator hotelier – announced Thursday it has acquired all 117 rooms Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa in Stowe, Vermont. Financial terms were not disclosed. The resort has been founded, owned and operated by the Baraw family since 1948. MCR is a […]

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Greetings from the ski season! MCR acquires Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa in Stowe, Vermont | Your money

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – December 30, 2021– Walk in a winter wonderland! MCR, the nation’s 4th largest hotel owner-operator, has acquired the 117-room Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa in Stowe, Vermont. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211230005015/en/ Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa (Photo: Business Wire) Just down from […]

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Rettger, a resident of Glen Ellyn, wins national pickleball title

Rachel Rettger is no stranger to success, having qualified in high school tennis and badminton and winning a four-year college letter. But the Glen Ellyn resident accomplished something on December 12 that could well be at the top of her long list of athletic accomplishments. Playing alongside Michigan’s Casey Cullen, the 24-year-old and her partner […]

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In A Pickle: How Pickleball’s Local Popularity Outpaces Available Facilities

It’s one of the liveliest sports in the country, but pickleball is poorly served in Traverse City. That’s what local players and supporters say about the sport, a hybrid game that combines elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. It’s a problem that could worsen this winter, as cold, snowy weather hits northern Michigan and takes […]

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Life Time bet big on pickleball

Five years ago, convincing Life Time to open its tennis courts to a regional pickleball tournament was no easy task. “We begged Life Time in Lakeville to use the tennis courts to sponsor a regional pickleball tournament,” recalled Frank Stucki, president of the Twin Cities Pickleball Club. Life Time gave in and the tournament was […]

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“Many come from tennis but most see it as a hobby”

NOT.NOT. XV paddle of the tennis world which are kept in Doha, Qatar) It allows for a more in-depth study of the development of this sport in each of the countries that participated in this world championship. For this reason, MARCA spoke with someone who saw his growth in such a giant UK. Lavaro Fernandez, […]

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Sam Houston State University Recreation Center Ready for $ 9.5 Million Upgrade | Local News

HUNTSVILLE – The recreational sports center at Sam Houston State University will undergo major renovations and expansions to accommodate its growing number of students, which now number more than 21,000 students. The Texas State University System Board of Regents, meeting Thursday in Huntsville, approved design documents for the $ 9.5 million project. The Recreational Sports […]

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Mentor to buy fitness center for $ 5.15 million

MENTOR, OH – The Town of Mentor will purchase the Heisley Racquet & Fitness Club on Heisley Road. City council approved the purchase on Tuesday, signing the $ 5.15 million transaction. The purchase will include the building, equipment and approximately eight acres of property. “The city has long wanted to expand its ability to offer […]

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Chillicothe Town Schools Cut Ribbon for New Sports Center

CHILLICOTHE – Schools in the town of Chillicothe cut the ribbon on Friday at its new sports center. The Homeland Chillicothe Sports Center features a tennis, football, soccer, volleyball, pickleball and basketball court in the Nourse Gym in the center of the building. In the back, there is a racquetball court, the Perfection 1 Body […]

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Sci-Fi Pickleball War: Volleys Come and Go

Copyright © 2021 Albuquerque Journal Maybe the war is hyperbolic. Maybe the skirmish, dusting, or kerfuffle indicates it better. But underlying serious major issues in the Santa Fe mayoral race, such as homelessness, dismantling the obelisk, and keeping the police stationed, a smaller issue has quietly rebounded in local letters. to the editor, like, well, […]

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PHOTOS: New 307 Tennis Resort hosts open houses Friday as UW Cowgirls fight in Montana state

Eric Nokes, tennis instructor and co-founder of 307 Tennis, tours the new facilities (Gregory Hirst, Oil City) CASPER, Wyoming – The public is invited to check out the new 307 tennis complex (formerly the Wyoming Athletic Club location) as it hosts a duel between the University of Wyoming Cowgirls and the State Bobcats. Montana. Doors […]

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William & Mary Honors Former Student Bee McLeod ’83, MBA ’91 by Dedicating Student Recreation Center

Bee McLeod Leisure Center: Chief of Staff Jeremy Martin Ph.D. ’12, MBA ’17, President Katherine Rowe, Executive Director of Health and Wellness and Director of Campus Recreation Linda Knight, Goody Tyler HON ’11 and Senior Assistant to the President and Visitor Council Secretary Michael Fox HON ’16 at the Bee McLeod Recreation Center Dedication. Photo […]

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Is it a racquet or a racquet?

Over the weekend, I posted a poll on Twitter asking how you spell the following: racquet or racquet? Racquet got 69% of the vote, but is that correct? On peRFect Tennis, I always used the word racket, thinking it was the spelling of the word in British English, and Racket was American English. It also […]

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UREC to offer member discount for staff appreciation week

University Recreation would like to invite all staff at the University of Alberta to become a member of UREC during this year’s Staff Appreciation Week. Register this week until October 8 to receive a 10% discount on the main member rate. The Health, Physical Education and Recreation (HPER) building is the department’s main facility. Highlights […]

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Shine a light on pickleball in Laguna Woods – Orange County Register

By now, most people have probably heard of pickleball and that it’s a great cardiovascular sport, good for the heart, consuming calories and burning that nasty fat. Most have probably also heard that pickleball is America’s fastest growing sport (we’ve been hearing that phrase for 10 years). It is certainly a growing sport in Laguna […]

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Management team in place for new indoor tennis facility | New

Concrete and steel aren’t the only elements put in place at the nearing completion multi-purpose indoor / sports tennis facility at Buchanon Park in Warren County. Warren’s tax court on Monday approved one of the final pieces needed for the facility slated to open in November: the management team. Following the recommendation of County Parks […]

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The parks department will modernize the pickelball courts

Wednesday September 22, 2021 8:38 PM Pictured is the Kelly Park pickleball courts. Photo Lasca Randels, Ink Free News Local pickleball enthusiasts will likely be excited by an announcement made on Tuesday at the Warsaw Parks and Recreation Council meeting. The Parks Department receives a grant of $ 53,000 which will be used to renovate […]

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Platform tennis installation nearing completion at Cleveland’s Flats

CLEVELAND, Ohio – In the hollow of the Flats between two curves of the Cuyahoga River, a sleepy part of the Industrial Plain will soon gain some energy, thanks to the vision of a nonprofit that promotes tennis from platform. Against the backdrop of bridges, trains, the Federal Building and Terminal Tower, the Flats Platform […]

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COVID-19 protocols for gyms and recreation centers – Marquette Wire

Last year, due to the COVID pandemic, facilities at the recreation center were limited to reduce the number of human activities. This year, although restrictions are still in place, students can use the center for higher functions to allow more people to enter at a time. Upon entering the recreation center, students are asked to […]

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Sports: HEALTHY HEALTH CLUBS HOST INDOOR PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT

STOCKTON, CA, Aug 19, 2021 (News) – In Condition General Health Golf equipment, California’s leading neighborhood destination for overall health and fitness, will host a special pickleball event on the weekend of the labor Day. Port Metropolis Basic will cheer up the fastest growing sport in the country with a 300-player event on one of […]

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University of Memphis unveils $ 31 million student wellness center

The University of Memphis (UM) has opened a new student wellness center with state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor sports equipment. The $ 31 million facility expanded cardio and weight training areas, four group fitness studios, basketball courts, and three tennis courts. It also has an educational kitchen, an indoor track, an outdoor swimming pool and a […]

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Move over, tennis players: pickleball people are taking over the courts

Mike Smith is playing pickleball at Queen Elizabeth Park in Vancouver on June 17, 2021. The combination of badminton and tennis is becoming a popular pastime in the era of the pandemic. DARRYL DYCK About a month after the first pandemic lockdown last year, Mike Smith and his pickleballing friends were desperate to get back […]

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MTV welcome to my gym, Southwest Recreation Center

Listen, I get it. The Southwest Recreation Center can be intimidating for the average gym goer. The 140,000 square foot facility looks like something out of a utopian science fiction movie. I’m here to make you feel comfortable in UF’s first training environment. Let’s get started. The indoor section of UF’s largest gym features six […]

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Pickleball anyone? Trendy Sports Fields Now Open in West Reading | Local News

West Reading replaced its deteriorating tennis courts with 10 pickleball courts that opened this weekend and quickly filled with players. The courts are located at West Reading Park on Museum and Sycamore roads, and 30 minutes before the scheduled opening Friday morning, eight games were underway. One of Friday’s contestants was Temple’s Michael Strouse. “I […]

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indoor tennis center wins sponsor ahead of fall opening | New

With its first gold sponsor in hand, the indoor tennis facility and the Buchanon Park multipurpose sports complex are getting closer to their fall opening. Warren’s tax court on Friday approved a contract with Scott Waste Services to be the facility’s first gold sponsor at a cost of $ 25,000. “When we got to talk […]

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Pickleball enthusiast: the sport is growing in the Waco region | Waco today

She played in tournaments, mostly in Texas, but traveled to Utah, Missouri, and Colorado to participate. She is so excited that the USA Pickleball Association has made her an ambassador for the sport. She taught a clinic at the Waco Family YMCA, which created some indoor courts. As an ambassador, she also hopes to develop […]

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Springside Athletic Club offers a family experience

Through Jon | to June 24, 2021 By Eric Poston The Springside Athletic Club, now owned by a new owner, is a full-service fitness center and sports complex. Above is some of the fitness equipment on offer around the indoor track. Members of the Springside Athletic Club also have several indoor and outdoor tennis courts. […]

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House plans tournament for new pickleball courts at Neahwa Park | Local News

The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce is in deep trouble. The group announced their first pickleball tournament, presented in partnership with the Oneonta YMCA, at the end of May. The event, which will run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 26 (with a rain date on June 27), will take place at […]

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POA pickle ball court remains busy

BELLA VISTA – One of the only Landowners Association amenities added in the past two years, the new pickle ball courts in Branch Wood, are a popular addition to Bella Vista. They opened in early May. Pickle ball has been played in the area for at least 15 years, said Connie Salzar. She was part […]

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Live well Polk: June is a great time for men to take their health seriously

Tifani Kinard Note: The following article was submitted by Floyd Medical Center on behalf of Polk Medical Hospital Administrator Tifani Kinard. – KtE June is Men’s Health Month, a great time for men to check-up and assess their overall health. It’s also a great time to stop avoiding the doctor, which a lot of men […]

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Getting the Willoughby Hills Pickleball Grounds on Track | Lake County

Fences have been put up, surfaces washed and prepped for painting Willoughby Hills’ new addition – the pickleball courts. The lands will be located at 35405 Chardon Road, behind the Town Hall building. Nets and additional equipment needed for the conversion of the two tennis courts are being put in place, said Councilor Joe Jarmuszkiewicz. […]

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Nonprofit collaborates with VA to teach pickleball to local veterans – Salisbury Post

By Natalie [email protected] SALISBURY – A nonprofit military organization is working with the local VA to bring adaptive pickleball games to City Park veterans. Military Adaptive Court Sports is a non-profit organization founded in 2009 for the rehabilitation of veterans through recreational sports clinics. He has partnered with community organizations to run pickleball and racquetball […]

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Artist Falls Lodge demolished to make way for a hotel | Local News

CONWAY – The last frontage of Artist Falls Lodge – formerly known as the Cranmore Fitness Club – came down Thursday morning around 11 a.m., according to project manager Jim Shultz of Opechee Construction Corporation in Belmont. The property is being razed to make way for a four-story, 92-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott […]

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Editorial – Recreational facilities are also important in the event of a pandemic

There seem to be days, weeks, and months, designated to celebrate everything from important things like Remembrance Day and Canada Day to those frivolous days marking our love of bacon or apple pie. With the growing list of “days” to mark all kinds of things, it becomes more and more difficult to get people’s attention […]

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Rotary club takes ideas for building a donation

The former Wauseon Health and Snowshoe Club on Ottokee Street was donated to the Wauseon Rotary Club. File photo The Wauseon Rotary Club continues to disseminate ideas to the public on how best to use a 32,000 square foot building donated to the organization at the end of last year. Rotary club president Toni Schindler […]

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Bath & Racquet Club will become a new community to live, work and play

Built in 1969, the Bath & Racquet Fitness Club at 2170 Robinhood St., tucked behind Trader Joe’s on the Tamiami Trail, has been a social hub for families for generations. They played tennis and racquetball, took classes, swam outdoors, and worked out in the fitness center. But in recent years, the 13-acre site, which includes […]

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Exercise at its best! : WRCC continues to reign supreme

Inside the West River Community Center in Dickinson, residents and members of the area spend their afternoons relaxing in “lazy rivers” or descending two waterslides at the South’s largest recreational facility. western North Dakota. From rock climbing walls as the perfect indoor adventure to full-service recreation options like water recreation, gymnasiums, racquetball, fitness center, tennis […]

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Bryant announces a limited attendance policy for students. Faculty staff

Bryant University Athletics is pleased to announce that a limited number of Bryant students, faculty and staff will be allowed to attend home outdoor sporting events this spring, effective immediately. Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) guidelines state that only members of the Bryant University community who are part of the institution’s testing protocol are […]

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Milestone for wins in soccer and ladies’s volleyball on the highway

BYU girls’s soccer head coach Jennifer Rockwood claimed her four-hundredth profession victory on March 6, and the ladies’s volleyball crew received two highway video games in San Francisco to have fun ‘Olympic preview’. this week. Ladies’s soccer No. 14 girls’s soccer head coach Jennifer Rockwood rose to the four-hundredth profession win on Saturday, March 6 […]

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Winter enjoyable in Carleton – information – Carleton School

The thickness of the winter season is upon us – shorter days, freezing temperatures and icy sidewalks surrounded by piles of snow. And whereas the winter months will be intimidating, Carleton has loads of actions to assist college students, college, and employees keep lively and beat the winter blues. Arboretum Carleton School’s Cowling Arboretum gives […]

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Trail Point Aquatic and well-being at DMACC

Recess of the Month for January 2021 is the Moines Area Community College’s Trail Point Aquatic and Wellness Facility (DMACC) in Ankeny, Iowa. Trail Point mission: We believe we will transform our communities by creating a safe and engaging atmosphere that energizes everyone to achieve all dimensions of well-being. Leisure vision of the DMACC campus: […]

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Former health club donated to Wauseon Rotary

The site of the former Wauseon Health and Snowshoe Club was donated to the Wauseon Rotary Club. Photo provided The Wauseon Rotary Club recently accepted a generous donation of property formerly known as the Wauseon Health and Racquet Club from an anonymous donor. This property is located at 1190 N. Ottokee St. in Wauseon. The […]

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Raleigh racquetball legend adds to national accolades

Raleigh His black headband, his racquet spinning gently in his hands, Brent Walters sits quietly on a bench facing the central racquetball court on the top floor of the Alexander YMCA. It’s a Wednesday evening, a time reserved for him and his friends to indulge in their favorite pastime. Walters is focused on the friendly […]