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It’s Time to Renew Your Ocean Pines Pickleball Membership!
The New Membership Season Runs 5/1/19-4/30/20

Pickleball Membership:
Members may use the outdoor pickleball courts at the Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex and the indoor courts at the Ocean Pines Community Center

One Year Membership Fee:
Family $260
Individual $155
Non-Resident Family $370
Non-Resident Individual $220
Non Members $5/day

Sign up for a Membership at the Ocean Pines Administration Building, 235 Ocean Parkway, ph #410-641-7717. Ask about discounts for membership in more than one OP Racquet Sport!

The Ocean Pines Pickleball Club Announces the new Board of Directors
There were 10 people nominated to positions and 6 people who accepted! Therefore, an election is not needed.

Here is the new BoD, as of 5/1/19:
President – Frank Creamer
Vice President – Bob O’Malley
Tech Secretary – Julie Woulfe
Corresponding Secretary – Chris Shook
Treasurer – Ron Kurtz
Director at Large – Glenda Eichelberger
Note: As ex-President, Phil Quinto remains on the Board in an advisory capacity

Platform Tennis | These drop-in sessions are open to all, members and those wishing to play on a drop-in basis. No advanced sign up is required. The formats vary depending on the number of players. We often play 4 game sessions or first team to win 4 games to keep the wait times short. It is a great way to meet the players. Anyone looking for exercise, fresh air, friendly competition, all-year-round outdoor play & lots of social activities. Paddles & balls will be provided and sneakers are required. Contact Jim Freeman at jimisfreeman@verizon.net or call 215.704.4592.

Tennis | A full array of tennis and social activities is provided from dawn to dusk by the tennis staff and the membership. Whether you’re looking for early bird drop-in tennis or for play in the evening followed by a group meal, it’s all here for you! Prospective members may get acquainted by playing a couple of times without cost during morning drop-in and attending a tennis social activity. 8 Har-Tru soft tennis courts & 2 hard tennis courts (two lighted for year-round play!)

Description

The Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex is located on Manklin Creek Road. The complex offers ball fields, bleachers, a basketball court, vending, restrooms, water fountains, an expansive playground and is home to the Community Gardens. The Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex contains 10 tennis courts (8 composition and 2 hard surface courts), 6 platform tennis courts, and 8 dedicated pickleball courts in addition to a full-service Pro Shop. For a nominal fee, individuals who purchase an annual racquet membership are also invited to join the individual organizations, the social core of racquet sports activities offering special events and tournaments.

Pro Shop

The Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex features a full-service Pro Shop, open seasonally. The Pro Shop offers:

  • Racquet restringing
  • Racquet regripping
  • Tennis, pickleball and platform tennis balls for sale
  • Membership information
  • Vending machines
Information and Location

For the BEST Racquet Sports on the Shore, enjoy Ocean Pines’ Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex!

View Membership Rates
PLAY 3 AND SAVE!
Purchase a Racquet Combo and play all three racquet sports!
$400 Individual and $625 Family

Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex
11443 Manklin Creek Road, Ocean Pines
410-641-7228 (Racquet Shop) / 410-641-7052 (Ocean Pines Community Center)
Attention Racquet Sports Members & Guests – Please sign in at the Pro Shop prior to heading to the courts.  By signing in, you help us keep track of court usage/availability, maintain accurate statistics and validate memberships.  Thank you!