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Updated by Jackie Gilligan November 1, 2019     (

PICKLEBALL in the Local News

Mar. 17, 2013

“Happy to be in a pickle: Pickleball gaining loyal following in Broomfield, region”

Published in Broomfield Enterprise

See Pickleball Ken receive Channel 7 Everyday Hero Award HERE

Sept. 20, 2012

“Sport provides more than physical benefits”

Published in, the online home of the Arvada Press

Aug. 30, 2012

“Steve Wong Pickleball Clinic at Lakewood, CO”

A YouTube video

Jan. 2012

“Pickleball Enthusiasts Flock to Apex Center”

Published in the Apex Park and Recreation District website

Aug. 14, 2012

A YouTube video featuring Margaret Melander

Margaret plays Pickleball at the Apex Center with her husband, Tom

Aug. 6, 2012

Apr. 3, 2013

See “What the heck is Pickleball!” where Susie Wargin of 9 News interviews Chris Beal & Ken and supporting cast. Then read the Reviews!

Senior Award: Heart for keeping others healthy — body and soul”  Published in Broomfield Enterprise featuring Jay Willey

Apr. 14, 2013

Feb. 18, 2014

May 14, 2014

Article in the New York Times: A Funny Name, a Serious Sport. Pickleball, Anyone?

May 29, 2013

Fox 31 Visits Apex Outdoor Pickleball Courts

Monday, October 6, Fox 31 came to the Pickleball Courts to interview Pickleball Ken and check out the new pickleball courts.  The Pickleman was in attendance and Dan Daru tries his hand at Pickleball.  Check out the news clips at

9 News Colorado’s 1st Outdoor pickleball courts to open this fall.  

Article in the Denver Post about Pickleball and exploding popularity in Colorado.  Leonard Nelson made the front page.  

Oct. 6, 2014

June 14, 2015

Article in the Northglennnn/Thornton Sentinel - Interview with Pickleball Ken,248045?

May 1, 2017

Vic Lombardi visits Apex Outdoor Courts

Vic Lombardi came to the outdoor courts to find out what Pickleball is all about.

August 26, 2019   Interview for Denver Post with Ken and John Zook go to:


September 26, 2019    Below is a link for Pickleball Magazine, featuring Mike Leeper page 26-27 and Pickleball for Heroes page 48-49. Have a Super Pickleball day!     Ken

October 21, 2019  Leonard Nelson interviewed by Kim