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Sanibel Island, Florida haven for families, Closest airport: Fort Myers, Florida nature lovers and Court type: Plexi-cushion romantics. It offers Number of courts: 12 the slow pace of Court arrangement: 4 quadrants of 3 courts island life with just Grand opening: May 3, 2017 enough unique amenities, from dining and shopping to bike paths carved under the whistling palms, to make it an unparalleled destination. On May 3, 2017, Sundial Resort & Spa held its ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of 12 new pickleball courts. The venue was electric that day. People came in from the mainland and all over the island. and vegetation. In the middle of the south fence is a large There is a parking lot gate that opens up onto the mid-area. directly across the street. After crossing the street, there With the mid-area prepared for the ribbon cutting, is a wide walkway that goes parallel with the street, where there were two large cabanas set up, a table for drinks, and walkers, joggers and bikers are commonly passing by (often four bleachers that were moved to allow for the extra foot stopping to look at what is happening on the courts!). traffic. After some time to mingle, there was an exhibition The courts are divided in half by a large open space that match and the official cutting of the ribbon. Afterward, accommodates bleacher stands for excellent viewing of the people were invited to enjoy open play. four adjacent courts. To the north of the courts is a small The day of the opening, Sundial also hosted LevelUP lake, but it is inaccessible from the court area. The entire Pickleball Camps, sponsored by Pickleball Magazine and court space is enclosed in fencing, with the north fence directed by Rob Davidson. Th ”Ρ‘Ι•”΅‘…䁍±₯Ή₯Μέ•Ι”„‰₯œ)‘Ι•ΝΝ•έ₯Ρ έ₯ΉΝΙ••ΉΜΈQ‘”Ν½ΥΡ ΅™…₯Ήœ™•Ή”‘…́ΡΙ••Μ)‘₯Π„9½Π½Ή±δ‘₯Α…ΙΡ₯₯Α…ΉΡ́ɕ•₯Ω”έ½Ι±΅±…Ν́Α₯­±•‰…±°)₯ΉΝΡΙՍΡ₯½Έ°Ρ‘•δ…±ΝΌ•Ή©½ε•)‘•±₯₯½Ύ΅•…±Μ…Ёё”Ι•Ν½ΙΠ°±½Ρ́½˜)Α½₯ΉΠΑ±…䁅Ή„‘…Ή”ΡΌ΅…­”Ή•ά)™Ι₯•Ή‘́™Ι½΄…Ι½Ν́ё”½ΥΉΡΙδΈ)=Ω•Ι…±°°Ρ‘”™…₯±₯Ρ䁉½…ΝΡΜ)•α•±±•ΉΠ½ΥΙΡ́…Ё…Έ•α•±±•ΉΠ)±½…Ρ₯½ΈΈ ½΅‰₯Ή•έ₯Ρ Ρ‘”)…΅•Ή₯Ρ₯•Μ½˜Ρ‘”Ι•Ν½ΙЁ…ΉΝΑ„°)₯Ё₯́…Έ₯‘•…°±½…Ρ₯½ΈΡΌΑ±…δ)Ι•Ι•…Ρ₯½Ή…±±δέ₯Ρ ™…΅₯±δ½Θ™Ι₯•Ή‘Μ°)‘½ΝЁ±•…Υ•Μ°‘½±±₯Ή₯Μ°ΙΥΈ΅₯α•ΙΜ°)Ι½ΥΉ΅Ι½‰₯ΉΜ…ΉΡ½ΥΙΉ…΅•ΉΡΜΈ%Π)έ₯±°‰”…Έ•α₯Ρ₯ΉœΡ‘₯ΉœΡΌΝ•”‘½ά)Ρ‘”Α₯­±•‰…±°ΑΙ½Ι…΄…ЁMΥΉ‘₯…°)I•Ν½ΙЁ‘•Ω•±½ΑΜΈƒ ƒŠˆ)5d½)U9€ΘΐΔ܁π)5i%9(ΤΜ