Sean Rickard is a local Firefighter and Pickleball Professional. He grew up playing tennis and table tennis and switched to Pickleball in 2015. Since then, he has become a USAPA rated 5.0 tournament player and now teaches the game throughout Southern Arizona. Last year he became certified by the International Pickleball Teaching Professionals Association (IPTPA) as a Rating Specialist and Teaching Professional. Sean offers private lessons and clinics to players of all skills who are looking to improve their game.
Sara Bochte is a GED teacher and private tutor. She had been a softball and volleyball player before finding pickleball in 2017. Since then, she has become a 4.5 USAPA rated tournament player. She became a certified pro through Pickleball Teaching International (PCI) in 2021 and currently offers private lessons and clinics to players of all levels looking to improve their game. She also enjoys swimming, cooking and volunteering with local shelter rabbits.