CHAMBERSBURG – Pickleballers of all ages are invited to compete in the inaugural Pickleball Tournament, Rally in the Valley., Oct. 22.
The event will be held at the Chambersburg Memorial YMCA, 570 E. McKinley St., Chambersburg, and is a fundraiser for the Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce.
The new event will feature three divisions including men’s, women’s, and mixed doubles with under 60 and 60+ age groups. Although a non-sanctioned event, winners will receive prizes including the Golden Pickle Award.
“We’re excited to introduce this new event that will be a fun, healthy activity for community members to enjoy,” said Steve Christian, president of the Chambersburg Chamber. “The event was created in hopes of teaching and exploring the sport, which has grown in popularity in recent months while supporting the mission of the YMCA.”
Early bird registration begins at $40, which includes a T-shirt and SWAG bag. All registrations after Sept. 4 are $50 per person. The deadline to register is Oct. 14. CVBAlliance.org/events