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Aramis Bello, Pictona Instructor 

"When it comes to teaching this sport, my ethos is straightforward:  progression through dedicated practice. I'm committed to aiding both novice and advanced players in honing their skills. It's not just about mastering technique; it's the relentless pursuit of refinement. Join me as we embark on this journey of skill elevation and continuous improvement on the court."

Chase Blocker

Chase Blocker, Pictona Instructor

Pictona Instructor Chase Blocker, a 5.0 rated player, teaches the fundamentals very well but also adds the “flare” of today’s modern pickleball play.   As a constant student of the game, Chase excels at recognizing and explaining what students could improve at, regardless if it’s in the realm of strategy, skill, or pickleball IQ. Instructor Chase has won multiple medals in the Northeast part of the country.

Mary Burns, Certified Pictona Instructor, IPTPA Level I

Mary Burns is an ITPA Certified teaching professional - Level 1.  
Mary's background has a long history of teaching youth, ages 5 - 12. 
She also teaches at Latitude in  Margaritaville.  Fins up! 
"I enjoy connecting with people and I teach using encouragement
and positive reinforcement.
The best way to learn is through repetition and drilling. 
Hands on Learning!"

Mary Burns
Paul Lambers

Paul Lambers, Camp Director

Pictona Instructor Paul Lambers, a pioneer of pickleball in the New England area, has been playing pickleball for the last 15 years. Having medaled in over 30 tournaments, Paul is a strong believer in the three “Ps” of pickleball, patience, placement, and more patience.  You’ll learn how to hit consistent, safe shots that will drive your opponents crazy! 

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