Sports & Recreation

The Pickleball Show

Curtis Reese and his guests dive into all things related to the fast growing sport of Pickleball.

Joe Sullivan

A Coppell TX, native. Ranked in the state for Champs and Supers. Now a 5.0 Pickleball player in Southern California with a story of why he chose the sport. Great listen..

"Mean" Gene DeVito

This guest has had decades of tennis instruction in Connecticut, and is so good looking, he had an actual article published about his super new look! Lastly, he might be related to Danny? Kiddin.. Oh yeah, he also runs pickleball THE Courtside Kitchen, in crazy Fort Worth!! GENE DEVITO

Shane Johnson

A two-time college All-American tennis player.. Rockwall High School tennis legend. He is frequently mistaken for Agassi…. and President Owner Matchpoint Resorts... Lastly, and most importantly, Director of Racquet Sports at Water Color Tennis, SHANE JOHNSON

Amy Yarbrough

This guest was very, very tough to tie down... I mean it took about forever and day?? to get her. Finally!!! She's a National Women's Doubles Champion and is a Baylor Bear! Texas' own... 5.0 Sponsored HEAD Player and much more... AMY YARBROUGH!!

Guga Congalves

Director of Racquet Sports. Brook Hollow Country Club. Former ITF National level player, Platform Tennis extraordinaire. Just to name a few accolades.

Jamie Elliott Shuey

With 3 amazing Eagle Scout sons, Medaling in the jr olympics, Wheelchair Pickleball Champion MOST importantly not letting Cancer win... Wait, she's a former member of the Screen Actor Guild??? Jamie Elliott Shuey!! Cmon let's listen...

Laura and Mark Kemp Chicken N Pickle

Think you know Chicken N Pickle? You will now! Laura and Mark Kemp of Chicken N Pickle Grapevine (January 2023!! ). Their journey to TX and C & P is amazing. Grab a seat and air buds!!! Enjoy.

Ben Paquette

This guest.. Wow! Such a journey to pickleball. Director of Pickleball at Brookhaven Country Club, Pickelball commentator, National champion.. Just listen..

Carlos Aguirre

Director of racquets sports at Stonebriar CC. Very passionate Director in Frisco TX. Carlos was a stand out JR and competes regularly in Pickelball and has fast growing JR adult programming.

Steve Nolan

Director of Racquet Sports Spring Park Tennis Club.. His knowledge of Dallas tennis dates back for decades. As a certified Pickleball professional, he is leading the charge to implement the sport at his club. Steve O Nolan!!!!!

Seymour Rifkind

Boundless passion for pickleball, Olympic Gold Medal coach, Founder International Pickleball Teaching Professional Association, World Pickleball Federation President.. just to name a few accolades. AMAZING guest/ mentor. "Cmon lets LISTEN!!! "

Daniel de la Rosa

Number 1 racquetball player in the world CHECK! Top 10 pickleball player currently CHECK! Signature Vulcan paddle CHECK!! He has a Wikipedia page, too.. Yes.. DANIEL DE LA ROSA

Kevin Mark

Former CO State college kicker , Fellowship of Christian Athletes TX President turned Major League Pickleball pro. And much much more. Kevin Mark is on the show!! Just listen ..

Jarret Chirico

Director of Racquet Sports Royal Oaks CC Many awards and certifications But his Passion for Pickleball tells it all. Have a listen

Billy Freer

THE Billy Freer, is a South African tennis star that made it to Wimbledon and several other professional tennis tournaments.. He has been the Director of Racquet Sports at Brookhaven, since 1991. He talks employing me for 10 years, AND oh yeah . Tennis , Pickleball and Racquetball industry .. Viva Dallas Pickleball!!

Charlotte Rivera

Who can name this person? She has a few achievements: Ambassador to Pickleball, APA, assisted in getting the TX Open to DFW, National Pickleball Champion.. Yep. Charlotte Rivera

Scott Golden

Yes, The “ GOLDEN BOY” of Pickleball. Scott Golden, professional pickleball tour player , talks via live from his club in Woodfield country club, Boca Raton FL. Have a listen!!

Geoff Hedges

Former college player in GA, turned director of Racquet at Multiple private clubs, including Big Canoe GA currently. Talks playing and teaching all things Pickle !!!

Dave Fleming

Amazing local tennis player turned a Pickleball player commentator for Tennis Channel / Pickleball Central Have a listen!!

Lucia DiGiacomo

She’s smart, she’s driven AND she’s the Vulcan Sports Pickleball Rep and player. Take a seat and listen.

With The Nickname "Doomsday" how can you not want to listen?

Dennis Reese, May Dad, is joining mw. To talk family and pickleball!!

“Dom” Greco & Arch T Wheeler From KC

“Dom” Greco Dallas’ own Pickleball professional in studio with Arch T Wheeler from KC. Grab a cold one… and enjoy

Zoltan Papp

The Hungarian tennis professional with a funny name and amazing story !! And a 2004 national championship with Baylor men's tennis team!! Have a listen

AJ Chabria

Digital Marketer, podcaster, writer, and broadcaster in the racquet sports industry. Local Dallas phenom!!

Corbin Gapski

Former Mascot, Corbin Gapski became the Territory Manager in Texas for Diadem Pickleball to put a flare in the pickleball space. Instagram: @DiademSportsTexas explores building a brand in Texas.

Craig Bell

Craig Bell, currently is the Director of Racquet Sports at Bent Tree Country Club in Dallas, Texas. He enjoys all sports, especially pickleball which he started playing at the ripe old age of 55.