Larry Keefe

GRPC Lesson Coordinator


GRPC classes are free for club members


Adult Intermediate lessons (2.5 to 3.5)

Wednesdays July 10-31 at 9 a.m. at Belknap Park

Wednesdays Sept 4-25 (limited to 7 players)


Adult Beginner lessons

Sundays Aug 4-25 at 5:30 p.m. at Belknap. (limited to 16 players)


Youth lessons

Second Tuesday of each month 5:30 p.m.


Private lessons by appointment 

Six years experience teaching Pickleball. I can do individual or group lessons. Want to learn in your neighborhood? I can bring a net and all the supplies. Please let me know where it is convenient for you to meet. I also sell Paddletek Paddles, made in Michigan!
Contact Linda Jirous at or call 616-238-4412

Pickleball 101, 201 and 301!  Lessons for beginners, novice players and intermediates with Bob Trout, Instructor with the Grand Rapids Pickleball Academy. He can also give lessons for family groups or just kids. Lessons provided at MSA, Grand Rapids Racquet and Fitness and at Belknap. Prices vary by length and location. Also seller of Selkirk Pickleball Paddles. Contact Bob at 616-240-1413 or

Lessons and group clinics, $40 an hour split with the group.
Subject to court availability.
Contact Ross Kornoelje at