Loading Events

« All Events

Pickleball In Paradise, Sandals South Coast, Jamaica

May 21 @ 8:00 am May 26 @ 5:00 pm

Spring is the perfect time to travel to the Caribbean… don’t miss this one!

Come join us from May 21 to May 26, 2022 for a 5 night stay at Sandals South Coast in Jamaica playing pickleball, relaxing on a gorgeous island, dining at 9 delicious restaurants, and meeting new players. If you love pickleball, this is your once in a lifetime opportunity! You will be part of a private beach dinner, a welcome cocktail reception, a snorkeling adventure, and 12 beautiful pickleball courts. Daily pickleball instruction by Leesa and John Walker is included in your cost.

We will be spending 5 nights at Sandals South Coast in Jamaica. This will included 4 days of pickleball play, instruction, white sandy beach, cocktail, and 5 star global gourmet dining.

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, to selection of cuisines and excursions etc. You’re receive a brochure that will 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/october2021pickleballparadised

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

Friday, May 21st, 2022

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 cocktail party on the beach to meet other pickleball players and the pro.

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

Saturday, May 22nd 2022  

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

Sunday, May 23rd– 4 hour Pickleball Clinic

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

 10:15 am – 11:45 am   Intensive practice with review

 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- Island Night, a chance to hear local artists perform

Monday, May 24th 2022

8:30 am – 10:00 am     4 hours of playing and training (come and go as you’d like)

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

 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!

Tuesday, May 25th 2022

8:30am-12:30pm- 4 hour Pickleball clinic with optional tournament

1:00pm- private snorkeling adventure

6:30- Private dinner on the beach with music and awards (not just for the winners 😉

Wednesday, May 26, 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.

Privates & 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.

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 and is fully refundable up until the final payment is due

 

 

  • Travel Insurance can be purchased as well!

 

 

  • Only a certain amount of rooms are held to sure that everyone gets the time they want with the pros and on the court!

 

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

$1650 Per person (Based On Double Occupancy)

Request a Quote

Pickleball Groups Form
First
Last
Have you ever been to a Sandals Resort?
Would you like help with flights?