Pickleball In Paradise in Turks and Caicos with Pros- Chris Powers, Sally Nowak, & Jenn Markling!

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Pickleball In Paradise in Turks and Caicos with Pros- Chris Powers, Sally Nowak, & Jenn Markling!

September 29 October 3

Improve your game while enjoying Paradise…

Play pickleball each morning with four-time National Gold Medal Champion, Chris Powers and master coaches, Sally Nowak and Jenn Markling, learning technique and proper form, and ultimately discovering what you truly need to work on! Individualized instruction at the Caribbean’s finest resort, Beaches Turks and Caicos! Play with new friends from all over the US and Canada on 12 pickleball courts. Go home with forever friends and better skills on the court.

In the fall of 2021, Straight Away Travel’s inaugural Pickleball in Paradise was held at Sandals, South Coast, Jamaica. Since then, the elite Pickleball in Paradise has grown exponentially! Every trip, we add more fun to our itinerary and VIP touches, such as fresh coconuts on the court, sunset yoga and stretch on the beach, pickleball and Turks and Caicos Trivia night, private cocktail reception, private beach dinner, pizza party and snorkel adventure, and a sunset cruise!

Each day, you will have time on the courts to improve your game playing with Chris, Sally, and Jenn, while also enjoying Beaches Turks and Caicos Resort and its all-inclusive amenities. Everything is included. Every restaurant. Every bar. Everything on the menu. Every water sport. Every land sport. All included.

Our events are extremely VIP and also priced to sell. You will have fresh coconuts on the courts and the option to start your day with a sunset yoga and stretch.

Meet your Pickleball Pros: Chris Powers, Sally Now, and Jenn Markling

Chris Powers is a four time Nationals Gold medal champion as well as three time Silver medalist. She competes around the country at the Super Senior Pro level. She competes in the Mixed Doubles and Womens Doubles categories. She has competed in over 80 tournaments including Nationals in Indian Wells, California and the U.S. Open located in Naples, Florida. She has won over 200 medals in the four years she has competed. Chris resides in Aiken, South Carolina with her four horses, three dogs and two pickleball courts. She conducts lessons and camps at her farm called Two Sisters Farm. She loves to teach and her students range from complete beginners to those who play competitively. Chris also runs free pickleball retreats for women diagnosed with any type of cancer through her organization, Women Beyond Cancer

Sally Nowak– IPTPA certified instructor who plays for Team Selkirk. Sally is the Head Pro at Vail Pickleball Club.  2022 Gold medal wins at 50+ 5.0 include The US Open, APP Legacy Open, Rocky Mountain Championships.

Jenn Markling– IPTPA level 2 certified instructor, is the Head Pickleball Pro at The Springs
Country Club in Rancho Mirage, CA. She competes and medals at tournaments all across the
country, with her most recent win being GOLD with Sally Nowak in 5.0 50+ WD at the US Open in Naples, FL. Quote from Jen “By far, my favorite part about pickleball is the people I have met and the valued friendships I’ve established along the way. I have a genuine passion for the game, love to play hard, while having fun on the court”

A Daily Schedule of Pickleball, Relaxation, and Night Fun!

Your Pickleball in Paradise vacation includes many incredible features, including daily time on the court. Every event/clinic is optional but take advantage of your time to learn from the pros!

The trip also allows you to relax at the resort, dine on superb cuisine, and enjoy nightly entertainment! To give you an idea of what to expect, here https://simplebooklet.com/sept2-62022pickleballparadise is a from one of our recent Pickleball in Paradise trips to Jamaica. After you make a full payment, we will send you a similar itinerary, customized to fit your resort and exact travel dates.

Private Lessons & Upgrades

* Private lessons may be available. We will only schedule 2 hours of private lessons each day,  so we encourage you to book in advance. E-mail pickleball@straightawaytravel.com to reserve your lessons.

*There are many options to upgrade for (concierge level, a room with a butler, or a suite If you are looking to upgrade, please e-mail pickleball@straightawaytravel.com for more pricing.

BOOK TODAY – To hold your spot- email pickleball@straightawaytravel.com

DON’T WAIT TO BOOK. We anticipate this will sell out quickly.

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Trip Cost

$1970 per person, based on double occupancy in a the French Village Luxury Rooms

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