Pickleball, Maine’s Fastest Growing Sport

Reporter Shannon Moss takes a swing at pickleball, a sport championed by Maine senior athletes Anne and Rocky Clark.

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We are partnering with local reporter Shannon Moss to bring the pages of Down East to life. In conjunction with our March article on Maine’s “Ageless All-Stars,” Moss joined National Senior Games athletes and Portland residents Anne and Charles “Rocky” Clark for a game of pickleball. Check out the video and be sure to pick up a copy of the March issue of Down East to read the full story.

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  • February 16, 2014

    Peter Sullivan

    great interview of a couple that has been instrumental in bringing this great sport to Maine and beyond

  • March 27, 2014

    Heather Steeves

    Fastest growing? Roller derby will give you some competition there. MRD was the only league in 2010. Now there are 4 or 5 in Maine with a total of maybe 250 skaters and support staff.