Update to the History of Pickleball in Boise
From Carson Spencer
2020–In the fall of 2019 the Boise Parks & Recreation sent out construction bids for the Pickleball Complex in Hobble Creek Park.The construction company Tennis/Track Company headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah won the open bid to complete the longawaited Pickleball/Tennis complex. Tennis/Track Company one if not the best post-tension concrete construction companies in the PacificNorthwest started construction on May 18th, 2020 with the expected completion date close to the middle of October, 2020.The Hobble Creek Pickleball Committee Co-Chaired by Carson Spencer and John Sweeting with members Nanci & Cris Bent,Terry Donohue, Rudy Whittaker, Ronda Reed and Margo Hunter worked with the Boise Parks & Recreation on the details and added amenities to make the complex the most outstanding in the state of Idaho. 12 dedicated Pickleball courts 4 dual use courts for a totalof 16 playable Pickleball courts. The future looks great for yearly big tournaments, recreational play and the possibility of hosting the PacificNorthwest Regional Tournament in the near future. Grand opening to take place around October 15th, 2020.