October 19th Speaker: Roger BelAir Pickleball: Past, Present, and Prisons
"Pickleball: Past, Present, and Prisons” will be presented by nationally-known Pickleball enthusiast and Edmonds resident Roger BelAir at the Rotary Club of Edmonds on October 19th. Roger has introduced the game in prisons across the country, from California to New York City. His efforts have been featured on the front page of USA Today, NPR, and many other media outlets. Learn how one man’s initiative has resulted in reduced crime and violence behind bars.
If you haven’t heard of pickleball, you soon will as it’s the fastest-growing sport in America.
Because of Roger BelAir’s efforts pickleball is gaining a following in prisons. He has taught the game from New York to California.
Off the court, Roger is a financial expert who has been profiled in a cover story of Money magazine; an acclaimed author of books on finance and investments; and a keynoter at business conventions around the country. He’s been quoted in theNew York Times, Wall Street Journal, and many other publications.
Edmonds Rotary meets every Tuesday at noon at Claire’s Pantry and also via Zoom. If you would like to attend, contact us at https://www.edmondsrotary.com/contact for a Zoom invitation/ID.
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