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Pickleball Camp 2024

West Boylston, Massachusetts
June 14-16

Join Daniel J Howard for a 2024 Pickleball Camp in West Boylston, Massachusetts June 14-16. Rt. 12 Pickle, will be our host venue.

Learn skills and strategies from Daniel J Howard, a professional pickleball player, instructor, as well as  a certified mental game coach.

Pickleball is fun no matter your skill level. But you can increase your enjoyment of and passion for the game by being intentional in practice. As Daniel says, “practice with purpose, play with passion.”

This camp will energize your fun and passion!

What to Expect

Camp is June 14-16 with the following schedule:

  • Friday, June 14: 4pm-7pm
  • Saturday and Sunday, June 15 and 16: 9am-3pm with a one hour lunch break.


Intermediate and advanced skill levels.

All participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own instructional needs can be addressed throughout the weekend.

  • Day One: Open play, game strategies and tactics, and “Meet and Greet.”
  • Day Two: Hitting to space, effectively starting a point, serves, returns, third shot drops and drives, midcourt/transition zone, and footwork.
  • Day Three: Dinks, volleys, lobs and lob retrievals, topspin, and backspin.

Other Areas of Emphasis

  • The power of a strong mind/focus
  • Strategic Play
  • The role of decision-making
  • How to develop confidence and up your game

Overnight Accommodations

This is a day camp and only runs during the hours listed above. The camp tuition DOES NOT include housing. Campers are required to provide their own overnight accommodations.

Daniel J Howard pickleball camp flyer for West Boylston, MA June 14-16, 2024 at Rt. 12 Pickle.
Daniel J Howard professional pickleball player, MLP DC Pickleball General Manager

Daniel J Howard

Pickleball Professional
Certified Mental Game Coach
Selkirk Strategic Partner

The Camp Is Ideal for participants at 3.5+ skill levels

What's Included in the Fee

  • Welcome: Complimentary hors d’oeuvres will be served and beverages will be available for purchase at the post play “Meet and Greet” at Rt. 12 Pickle on Friday evening.
  • Instruction: 13 hours of court time including instruction and match play.
  • Optional: Daniel J Howard pickleball camp participants can order their own takeout and enjoy dinner together at Rt. 12 Pickle on Saturday evening.

Instruction, Equipment, and 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: Rt. 12 Pickle – Six pickleball courts.

Checklist of Things to Bring

Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment, and personal items. Daniel J Pickleball and Rt. 12 Pickle are NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.

  • Athletic on-court pickleball clothing
  • Pickleball paddle(s)
  • Comfortable court shoes (no running shoes)
  • Sweatshirt/warmup jacket and pants
  • Water bottle*
  • Snacks (optional)
  • Signed health, release, and waiver forms (forms completed online do not need to be printed and turned in at camp)

Our Host Venue: Rt. 12 Pickle

Rt. 12 Pickle is 30,000 square feet of indoor pickleball courts located near Worcester, MA. The new facility offers eight fenced courts, a pro shop, and adult beverages.

Pickleball camp 2024 at Rt. 12 Pickle in West Boylston, MA

Reserve Your Spot

Camp Pricing

The total cost for the three-day camp is $595 per person. Spots are limited, so submit your payment soon. Use the button below to reserve your spot.

There are only 16 guaranteed spots. Once the initial 16 are filled, people will be added to a waiting list. Those on the waiting list will be added to the camp only if/when there are four people on the list.

So, register as soon as possible to get one of the guaranteed spots!

For more information, call Daniel (517-980-1867).

Rt 12 Pickle Indoor Courts hosting a Daniel J Howard Pickleball camp in 2024


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Daniel J Howard contact: (517) 980-1867