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Pickleball in Paradise at Sandals South Coast, Jamaica

September 2 @ 8:00 am September 6 @ 5:00 pm

Fall is the perfect time to travel to the Caribbean… You don’t want to miss this one!

Come join us from September 2 through September 6, 2022 for a 4 nights stay at the Sandals South Coast Resort in Jamaica to play pickleball, relax on a gorgeous island, and meet some new players… We have 18 rooms blocked for this group and they will fill up fast. Leesa and John Walker will be the master pros on this trip.
John and Leesa are a dynamic duo. They are both IPTPA Level II Certified instructors and PASSION has been the most common adjective used to describe this couple. Leesa is Director at Pickleball Charlotte where she oversees instructional programming as well as leagues and competitive events. John is a lead instructor at Pickleball Charlotte and a frequent medalist in tournament play. John is also an Ambassador with USA Pickleball. They are both Brand Ambassadors for Babolat Pickleball and often travel locally and abroad to share their passion and expertise of the great sport of Pickleball

Straight Away Travel will help you with every step of the way from COVID testing, flights, travel procedures, packing list, and more. You will receive a brochure that will be your detailed schedule after the final payment as been made. Attached is a simple of one of our brochures from a previous trip- http://simplebooklet.com/october2021pickleballparadise

Our schedule could change some, but here is a sample itinerary. Every event/clinic is optional but take advantage of the time with the pros! Remember: Each day there will be clinics that will improve your game.

Friday September 2, 2022 (Itinerary subject to change)

Arrive to Montego Bay airport and be transported by Sandals to the resort check in, enjoy the pool, beach, restaurants, and and water activities

6:30- private dinner on the beach to meet other pickleball players and the pros

Night entertainment- Ultimate Silent Headphones Party (this is SO much fun!)

Saturday September 3, 2022 (Itinerary subject to change)

8:30 am – 12:30pm  – 4 hours of playing and training (come and go as you’d like)

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm  Enjoy the resort, sign up for PRIVATE LESSONS *(optional– two 1-hour slots available) or use the courts.

Dinner on own at any of the 9 restaurants (Straight Away Travel will get a list of your favorite cuisine and entrees and will help you with reservations)

Night Entertainment- Reggae Night, dance the night away to the most loved Reggae songs performed

Sunday September 4, 2022 (Itinerary subject to change)

8:30 am – 12:30pm-  4 hours of playing and training (come and go as you’d like)

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm  Enjoy the resort, sign up for PRIVATE LESSONS *(optional– two 1-hour slots available) or use the courts

Night Entertainment- Classic Piano Bar Fun!

Monday September 5, 2022

8:00am- 10:00am- pickleball clinic

10:15 am – 12:15pm Tournament schedule will be posted by the morning. You can choose to relax on the beach or watch if you don’t want to take part.

6:00 pm – Private Dinner on the beach and Tournament Awards , followed by a group photo

Tuesday September 6, 2022

Check out is 11am. If you are lucky enough to have a later flight, Sandals will hold your bags and there is even a locker room so you can play until your heart is content and then shower. Or you enjoy the white sand beach and any other resort amenities. Sandals will transport you back to the Montego Bay Airport in time for your flight home.

Private Lessons & Upgrades  

* Private lessons are around $150.00/hour. We will only schedule 2 hours of private lessons each day,  so we encourage you to book in advance, just let Barb at Straight Away Travel know so she can schedule.

Arrive early or stay longer and room upgrades

Many players like to extend their vacation to have another day or two to relax and we can help plan that for you to save you money.  

*There are also many options to upgrade for (club level, a room with a butler, or a suite at the brand new Rondoval Swim Up Village.

Club level- https://www.sandals.com/all-inclusive/sandals-club/

Butler level- https://www.sandals.com/all-inclusive/butler/

If you are looking to upgrade please e-mail barb@straightawaytravel.com for more information and pricing.

DON’T WAIT, BOOK TODAY to hold your spot at Pickleball in Paradise. Here is what’s required when booking?

A $400.00 Deposit is required to reserve your room ($200 is refundable until final payment)

Final Payment is due June 4, 2022.

Travel Insurance can be purchased before final payment and is encouraged.

You honestly can’t beat this experience, cost and fun. DON’T WAIT TO BOOK, as we anticipate this to sell out quickly.

$1199 per person (based on double occupancy)

Sandals South Coast

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