Pickleball at Vernon Hills
Pickleball is easy to learn, it’s low impact, easy on your joints and it’s extremely social. Played on a badminton-sized court, pickleball combines elements of badminton, ping-pong and tennis.
Beginner to advanced programming
From beginner classes to clinics, we offer programs for every skill level with one common factor: fun. Life Time has more courts and is home to the largest pickleball community in the country.
Intro to Pickleball
This one-hour class is designed to help you learn the basics of how to play pickleball. Focus on scoring, rules and all the intricacies of playing the game. This class is complimentary and players may attend 2 classes before graduating to Beginner Drills. View Class Schedules for offered times and contact your club’s pickleball coordinator to sign-up.
Members can sign up, show up and play
Open Play is a series of set times every week where all players with a reservation can participate in fun and challenging games. Play with a partner or rotate partners with each new game. Open to all ages and levels. Check your club schedule for Open Play times, reserve your spot and then join in. Paddles and balls are provided if needed.
Leagues and tournaments
Whether you want to keep things fun and social with leagues or you’re ready to put your skills to the test in tournaments, we’ve got you.
Be part of a team that will play similarly-skilled players and have a blast fighting for the league champion trophy. Advanced registration required. Contact us for specific season dates and to get started.
- No partner or team needed
- Flexible match scheduling
- Great tournament training
The Pickleball Social Network
Picklecap is a web-based tool designed to help players stay current on the latest programs and event information, plus connect with other Life Time players.
- Register for events and leagues
- View profile and stats
- Connect with other players