Nike Adult Pickleball Camp at Dave Marshall Tennis & Pickleball
Improve your game and have serious fun
at Nike Pickleball Camps
Join renowned Coach Director, Dave Marshall for a 3-day clinic designed to improve your game, increase your skills and strategy, all in a fun and friendly environment. Campers will have over 10 hours of court time with Marshall and his amazing staff throughout the weekend.
This year, we are offering three day clinics in the Spring, Summer and Fall for players of all ability levels. Get better, have fun, and immerse yourself in the ultimate pickleball camp experience with instruction from the best.
- Instruction from Dave Marshall and his professional staff
- 10 hours of court time
- Grips, stroke development, strategy, etiquette and more!
- Groupings for all skill levels
- Low camper to staff ratio
- All campers receive a Nike Pickleball Camp T-shirt
- View More Details ⟩
Co-Director Dave Marshall
Dr. Dave Marshall and his staff's reputation for teaching excellence is recognized throughout the World and Copyrighted.View Dave's Bio ⟩
Dave's guidance and teaching has helped develop 105 state championship tennis players, 75 sectional champions, 25 USTA National Champions, and two US Open Qualifiers. He has sent 125 players on to play collegiate tennis. Dave has coached NCAA Champions, worked with Australian Open/Wimbledon Junior Girls's Finalist and thousands of students whose improved skills have led to their greater enjoyment of the game.
A former nationally-ranked collegiate player, Dave holds 12 Delaware Open titles singles, doubles and mixed doubles championships. He holds 15 national doubles titles. He is currently ranked #1 in the USA for over 45 Men's Doubles. He has held the number #1 spot for 2016, 2017, and now 2018. Dave has been the USPTA Middle States Pro of the Year, Delaware Pro of the Year, as well as HBCU National Coach of the Year. Additionally, he has been inducted into the Delaware Hall of Fame, USPTA Middle States Hall of Fame, as well as his former alma mater Washington College's Hall of Fame. Dave has also led his Men's team to win the USTA National Championships for 2006, 2007, 2008, 2014, and 2015. Dr. Dave was the head coach of the men's and women's teams at Division III- Washington College. Dr. Dave was the head women's coach at Delaware State University a Division I program-where he led the team to a the Finals of the HBCU National Championship. Now, Dr. Dave is working alongside Dave Macpherson as an associate coach to the Bryan Brothers.
Dr Dave Marshall was Director of Tennis at Sea Colony for over 25 years until 2009. Dave's team of pro's (Dave Marshall & Associates) left the SC program in good shape and in the words of SC's Tennis Chair Under Dave's leadership Sea Colony tennis emerged as one of the premiere programs in the country, achieved national rankings in several categories and built a world class program. In August of 2009, Dave Marshall & Associates completed the Dave Marshall Tennis and Fitness Center in Lewes Delaware, where the Dave Marshall Tennis Academies are now headquartered. Within 9 months of opening, Dave Marshall Tennis Academies was ranked by Tennis Resorts Online. They are now ranked #23 Tennis Camp in the world by Tennis Resorts Online (as of January16, 2017).
We offer fun weekends of Adult Day Camp (Friday-Sunday) geared towards players of all skill levels. Camp includes 10 hours of pickleball instruction and offers programs for beginner, intermediate and advanced level players depending on the camp dates.
Camp will cover: Grips, stroke development, dink shot, serves & returns, specialty shots, rules and etiquette and much more!
2022 CAMP DATES
- April 8-10
- May 6-8
Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced skill levels
Camp is geared towards adult players of all levels. Upon arrival all participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own instructional needs can be addressed throughout the weekend.
- 5:00pm - 7:00pm: Welcome meet and greet on the courts and initial drill session
- 9:00am - 1:00pm: Focus of skills, techniques, and tactics featuring the no volley zone
- 9:00am - 1:00pm: Primary focus on the transition zone with shots such as the third shot and volleys
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?
- Welcome Package: All campers receive a Pickleball Camps t-shirt and prizes
- Instruction: 10 hours of court time including instruction and match play
INSTRUCTION, EQUIPMENT, & FACILITY
- Groupings: Campers are grouped by age, ability, and experience
- Equipment Needed: All campers must bring a pickleball paddle, athletic shoes and a water bottle
- Facility: Dave Marshall Tennis & Pickleball
COVID-19 SAFETY & REGULATIONS
For more information on our Covid-19 safety procedures and regulations, please visit https://www.ussportscamps.com/covid-safety.
These are Day Camps and only run during the hours listed above. The camp tuition DOES NOT include housing. Campers are required to provide their own overnight accommodations.
CAMP INFORMATION PACKET
A detailed camper registration packet containing check in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers in the Spring. Our health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.
Camp Code: PBADDM
The Dave Marshall Tennis & Pickleball facility features 6 indoor tennis courts converted to 11 pickleball courts with open air, doors open for an outdoor feel.
Camp Dates & Prices
New Camp Dates Coming Soon!
Please join the Priority List to be notified when this program opens for 2023 registrations.