Jeff

Travis

brandon

LILLIAN

HEIDI

Mike

mark

OGI

Our teaching pros have extensive experience teaching and coaching every skill level of player.

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Ogi is an accomplished and dynamic elite certified professional coach with over 25 years of experience on the tennis court, spanning three countries and working with children and adult players ranging from beginner to nationally ranked juniors, adult competitive teams, college and professional players on both the mens and womens tour. Ogi decided to take his coaching and playing skills over to pickleball, becoming a Professional Pickleball Registry "Professional" level coach and a youth development certified coach. He most recently served as the Pickleball Director at Lifetime Westminster, where he designed a program catering to players ranging from absolute beginners to advanced tournament players.
Ogi is a strong believer in the tactical-technical connection, meaning he instills sound fundamental techniques and movement principles based on a tactic or strategy a player is trying to execute in order to achieve success. Above all, Ogi strives to create a fun, safe and positive learning environment where players fall in love with the sport of pickleball as well as a love for learning and practicing with intent. 

ogi senic

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U.S.P.T.A. / I.F.P. Certified Pickleball Professional and Tennis Professional

Mark’s experience as a racquet sports professional spans 5 decades and he has been a full time pickleball professional for 12 years. In addition to serving as a pickleball professional at Third Shot Pickleball, he is the head teaching professional at Foothills Parks & Rec, Ken Caryl Ranch Community Center, and Columbine Country Club. He has over 30,000 hours of experience in designing pickleball and tennis programs and has introduced pickleball to over 600 players in the Southwest Denver community.

Mark has competed in the USAPA national pickleball championships in singles, mens doubles and mixed doubles. Mark has won pickleball titles in men’s doubles at 4.5 / 5.0 level in Colorado State Open and Sun City Marinett Open Phoenix Az.  He is a current member of 4.5 / 5.0 pickleball league championship team in Phoenix AZ. for 2019, 2020 & 2022. His most recent U.S.A.P.A. skill rating is 4.809. 

Mark’s greatest strength is his ability to adapt his lessons and programs to the skills, ages and personalities on the court.

 

mark chomko

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Mike is a Colorado native and is the youngest of nine children. He grew up playing multiple sports, but gravitated toward tennis which he played in high school and college. Currently a 5.0 rated tennis player, he has transitioned to focusing primarily on pickleball and sees the crossover between the two sports as a great opportunity to bring connections to his teaching/coaching.

Mike is a PTR certified tennis instructor and a PPR certified pickleball instructor/coach. He has coached and taught tennis and pickleball for several years, and actively competes in both sports locally and nationally. Mike is a patient instructor and enjoys teaching/coaching all ages and skill levels. Currently a retired educator, he is very excited to share his passion for pickleball to help all players reach their goals.  

mike macdonnell

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Heidi Gurley is a PPR certified professional pickleball coach and instructor. She runs the pickleball program at Pinehurst Country Club and enjoys giving lessons and running leagues and tournaments. She is also a strong pickleball competitor, participating and placing in tournaments across the country. 

Heidi moved to Colorado over 25 years ago to embrace the active lifestyle the state has to offer. She was in the fitness industry for 20 years as a group fitness instructor and personal trainer. Over the years, she has enjoyed downhill and nordic skiing, tennis, cycling, triathlons and long distance running.

Take a lesson with Heidi and let her engaging, experienced personal approach expose you to the fun, exciting and social world that is pickleball. 

heidi gurley

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Lillian grew up in Canada playing multiple sports, mostly hockey and softball. Lillian started playing pickleball in 2016 and fell in love with the sport.

She is an IPTPA Level II certified instructor and has been teaching since 2019. She is also currently teaching pickleball at Apex Parks & Rec and at Life Time Athletic Flatirons.

Lillian enjoys introducing and sharing her passion for pickleball with others.She loves to help students learn and improve their skills while having fun playing this amazing sport!

lillian ponting

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Coming from a tennis background, Brandon coached at the high school level and still competes recreationally in USTA leagues & tournaments. He took up pickleball during quarantine and quickly progressed to competing in advanced and open level tournaments in the US and Mexico. He is a PPR Certified Professional and also the Head Pickleball Professional at Mount Vernon Canyon Club in Golden, CO.

His teaching style creatively combines coach, mentor and cheerleader. From beginner to advanced levels, he’s a tactical and big-picture thinker who crafts programs that will unleash endless potential, all while having fun!

Think Ted Lasso, but without the cool mustache.

brandon frawley

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Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, Travis moved around the United States before settling in Evergreen,
Co with his parents and siblings. He grew up playing multiple sports but focused most on Ice
Hockey, Lacrosse, and Tennis. Travis attended J.K Mullen High School, and the University of
Colorado Boulder where he graduated with degrees in International Business and Spanish for the
Professions.
Travis is currently the Director of Racquets at Mt. Vernon Canyon Club. He is a PPR Pro Level
Certified pickleball pro and maintains certifications in 10 & under Jr. Development, USPTA and
Professional and USPTA Platform Teaching Professional.
Travis has worked for Colorado Athletic Club (2018-2020) The University of Colorado Boulder
(2013-2017), and Rocky Mountain Tennis Center (2013-2016)
Travis believes in teaching with high energy and has an emphasis on education. He makes sure
you leave knowing more than when you came in while getting the workout you deserve.

travis ervick

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Jeff grew up playing tennis but in 2020 hung up his racquet, got a paddle, and has not looked back. He received his certification to coach through the Professional Pickleball Registry in April of 2023. Jeff loves to share his knowledge of the game of Pickleball with others and help people improve their game, but most importantly wants everyone to have fun playing.

jeff mcilroy

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Pick the perfect pricing for your budget!

Private - $65 total
Semi-private - $40 each / $80 total
3 students - $35 each / $105 total
4 students - $30 each / $120 total

non-member

Private -  $60 total
Semi-private - $35 each / $70 total
3 students - $30 each / $90 total
4 students - $25 each / $100 total

Member

Silver tier lesson pricing

60 Minute Lessons

3 students - $50 each / $150 total
4 students - $55 each / $220 total
8 students 2-courts - $23 each / $184 total

90 Minute Lessons

Private - $95 total
Semi-private - $60 each / $120 total
4 students - $40 each / $160 total
6 students - $35 each / $210 total

60 Minute Ball Machine Lessons

Private -  $75 total
Semi-private - $45 each / $90 total
3 students - $40 each / $120 total
4 students - $35 each / $140 total

60 Minute Lessons

Non-Member

3 students - $45 each / $135 total
4 students - $50 each / $200 total
8 students 2-courts - $18 each / $144 total

90 Minute Lessons

Private - $90 total
Semi-private - $55 each / $110 total
4 students - $35 each / $140 total
6 students - $30 each / $180 total

60 Minute Ball Machine Lessons

Private -  $70 total
Semi-private - $40 each / $80 total
3 students - $35 each / $105 total
4 students - $30 each / $120 total

60 Minute Lessons

Member

Gold tier lesson pricing

3 students - $55 each / $165 total
4 students - $50 each / $200 total
8 students 2-court - $25 each / $200 total

90 Minute Lessons

Private - $95 total
Semi-private - $60 each / $120 total
4 students - $40 each / $160 total
6 students - $35 each / $210 total

60 Minute Ball Machine Lessons

Private -  $85 total
Semi-private - $50 each / $100 total
3 students - $45 each / $135 total
4 students - $40 each / $160 total

60 Minute Lessons

Non-Member

3 students - $50 each / $150 total
4 students - $45 each / $180 total
8 students 2-court - $20 each / $160 total

90 Minute Lessons

Private - $90 total
Semi-private - $55 each / $110 total
4 students - $35 each / $140 total
6 students - $30 each / $180 total

60 Minute Ball Machine Lessons

Private -  $80 total
Semi-private - $45 each / $90 total
3 students - $40 each / $120 total
4 students - $35 each / $140 total

60 Minute Lessons

Member

platinum tier lesson pricing