Our Mission Statement: To bring pickleball clubs, communities and competitors together.
Our Goal: To promote, expand and unify the sport of pickleball in all regions of Canada and beyond by introducing a unique team format that will add variety and depth to everyone's pickleball life, while at the same time generating funds that will be poured back into the community.
Behind the scenes: TPA was created by Wayne Kerr and Ed Stuerle. Wayne is a former tournament tennis player, team tennis captain, and team pickleball captain. He is a contributor to Pickleball Canada and has written several articles that have appeared in Pickleball Magazine. Wayne is also an International Federation of Pickleball ambassador.
Ed is a pickleball instructor for the Kelowna Recreation Department. He is the Head of Player Development for the West Kelowna Pickleball Club and most relevantly, he is the creator and organizer of the Funky Bounce Indoor Pickleball Club.