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Drilling for Success with Sylvia

Course Description: Elevate your pickleball game with a unique 90-minute session led by Sylvia Whitehouse, Pictona Pro and 2023 USAP National Gold Medalist. The "Drilling for Success" class emphasizes the crucial role of drilling in enhancing muscle memory and overall performance. Sylvia, who dedicates a minimum of 90 minutes three times a week to drilling, shares invaluable insights and techniques to elevate your skills.

Class Structure:

3 Offensive Shots: Drive, Drop, Lob - Dedicate 45 minutes to perfecting offensive maneuvers.

  • Practicing Driving the ball … using topspin to keeping it waist high and lower
  • Practicing the Third shot drop: GOAL … keeping the ball knee height and below
  • The Lob… Learn Why When and Where? Think Pizza peel

1 Defensive Shot: Blocking - Invest 45 minutes in cultivating defensive prowess.

  • Think “Zen” Relax when balls are hit at you from baseline (loosen grip)
  • Legs, Shoulders, weight forward when blocking shots from the transition zone

Private Group Drill Session:

Customize your learning experience by arranging a personalized session for your group of up to 3 or 4 players. Tailor the drills to focus on specific areas and elevate your game under Sylvia's expert guidance.

For bookings and inquiries, contact Sylvia Whitehouse at sirene23@me.com or 201-913-2103.

Course Instructor: Sylvia Whitehouse

Course Duration: 1 session, 90 minutes per session

Course Prerequisites: None

Class Limits:  3-8 students

Cost: The class fee is $40 for members and $55 for non-members.

Non-members: You do not need to be a member of Pictona to register for our instructional programs. It’s our hope that you will have a positive experience and become a member. After class, non-member participants are encouraged to remain and enjoy our facility for the day, including access to our pickleball courts and other amenities typically reserved for members.

Policies: We're committed to providing the best experience, rain or shine. For further details about how weather might impact our instruction, go HERE. Additional information about our cancellation and refund policy can be found HERE.

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