HOME OF THE 2016 U.S. OPEN PICKLEBALL CHAMPION, MARCIN ROZPEDSKI
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HOST OF THE ANNUAL SPRING FLING PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT

Originally from Poland, Marcin had a successful career as a professional tennis player until illness (malaria) forced him to retire. He began teaching tennis at several clubs in the Palm Desert area, and College of the Desert, and served as hitting partner for professional tennis players Ana Ivanovic and Victoria Azarenka.

Marcin began playing Pickleball several years ago and has been an outstanding performer in singles and doubles competitions in the open and pro division. His many accomplishments include:
 
First Place in Singles, Nationals, November, 2015
• First Place in Singles, US Open, May, 2016
• First Place in Singles, Tournament of Champions, September, 2016
• First Place in Singles, Nationals, November 2016
• The Lakes Spring Fling, Second Place in Singles, March, 2017
First Place in Doubles, Tournament of Champions, September, 2017
North American Captain for Bainbridge Cup International, Madrid, Spain, September 2017

Marcin's Singles matches record is 74 wins and one loss. In 2018, Marcin will compete in the following tournaments:
Spring Fling, March in Palm Desert, CA
US Open, April in Florida
SoCal, June in Encinitas CA
Tournament of Champions, September, in Ogden, UT
Nationals, November, in Indian Wells, CA