This year the IHC is introducing Pickleball!  As one of the fastest growing sports in the US, we will launch our program with 3 pickleball courts in the upper court area by the parking lot.  To get us going, here are some programs that will be happening, descriptions below.

IHC Pickleball Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Pickleball Ladder 6 – 7:30 pm
Open Play 9 – 10:30am
Play with a Pro 10:30 – 12pm
Skills and Drills 4 – 5:30 pm
Learn to Play 4 – 5:30pm

All programs are organized by Head Pro Mark McPhillips. To reserve your spot text Mark at (513) 519-1207.  Payment will be made directly to Mark via cash, venmo, paypal or check.

Evening Ladder Play

The ladder is offered for those that already have knowledge of Pickleball rules and scoring.  Players must sign up to participate in the ladder.  Participation is not required each week, but we do expect players to attend if you are signed up and scheduled for the current week. No-show may result in release from current session. Movement on the “ladder” will be based on prior results with court assignments changing weekly.

 Starting June 7th.  Wednesdays 6:00-7:30 p.m.   $50 for 8 weeks.

Weekly Open Play

 Worried about not finding three other people or your schedule isn’t firm enough to sign up for a set program? Come join open play and there will be a match for you.

Saturdays 9:00-10:30AM.  No charge.  No pre-registration required, just show up.

Play with a Pro

 In game coaching on how to minimize mistakes and to maximize your ability to win points. The pro staff will break down why a point was lost and how the point was won. Strategy, shot selection, court positioning and teamwork will all be worked on while playing a match.  For this clinic, sign ups are weekly.

Starting May 9th.  Saturdays 10:30am -12:00pm.  Cost $30.

Skills and Drills

Drills to make you smarter, develop your skills and make you a sought after doubles partner. Get coaching advice and focused practice time working on 3rd shot drops, dinking with purpose, blocks and drop volleys to beat the “bangers” and learning how to stress your opponents.

Begins June 6th. Tuesdays 4:00-5:30.  Cost $30.

Beginner Play

 Learn the game of Pickleball with drills and match play!

Begins June 8th.  Thursdays 4:00-5:30.  Cost is $30.