Pickleball tour cancelled due to COVID-19

The Canadian Pickleball Series, which launched in early February with a meet in Toronto, will not be taking to the court this weekend in Burnaby as originally planned.

The scheduled Burnaby Cup four-day event has been shelved due to the COVID-19 epidemic, which has seen the closure of community centres and stoppage of all organized sporting events.

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An email from a director with the event confirmed the pickleball tournament has been postponed, with plans to be announced at a later date.

The stop in Burnaby was to be part of a nation-wide series, hosted by Fortius Sport and Health, with a $10,000 prize pool.

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