Adult Pickleball Instruction / Training

Closed (Summer)


We have an exciting offering of pickleball instructional training in April and May at Rally Niagara. Our 3 week instructional training class will introduce pickleball fundamentals, strategies, and skills over 3 consecutive Sunday's - May 23, 30, Jun 6 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM.  


The instructor for the training class will be David Butler.  David has been teaching Pickleball for 30 years in his HS classes in Akron. He is a member of the US Pickleball Association (USPA), (PPR) (Pickleball Pro Registry and Pickleball Coaching International (PCI). He looks forward to sharing his passion and experience of pickleball with you. Limited spots are available for this instructional / training class. Registration deadline is 2 days before start of class.

Training class cost is $40 for 3 weeks. 

For those interested we are also offering a novice level league group play at 10 AM starting on May 30th and extending through June . See league tab for details and registration.

Adult Badminton Training 

Adult Badminton Training / Instruction (Advanced)

Coach Zarni Htay

Dates / Times: Tuesday's 8:30 PM to 9:45 PM

Cost: $22 per 1 hour 15 minute session (Group training 2-4 people)

Zarni Htay has played  International Open badminton for over 10 years for Myanmar National team. Started playing badminton since he was 12 years old with his parents who also played and coached badminton for the Mandalay State. He is a 4 time Myanmar National Champion and played more than 20 open and international tournaments. He joined Rally Niagara Badminton in 2014. He currently resides in East Amherst with his wife, Jessica and two kids and is looking forward to sharing his passion for the sport of badminton.

If interested contact Rally Niagara at 716-250-7738

Adult Badminton Training / Instruction (Novice-Intermediate)

Coach Michael Hacker

Dates / Times: TBD (1 hour 15 minutes)

Cost: $22 per 1 hour 15 minute session per person

Mike is the owner and head coach of Rally Niagara.  He will work with you and provide instruction and training to introduce skills and physical fitness, improve weak areas of game play and create a greater enjoyment of the sport.  

Bio: Coach Mike has played badminton for over 35 years and has participated in tournaments and club play in the USA, Canada, and England. He is coaching certified through USA badminton and has instructed youth and adults through at various school programs, community education and is head coach and owner of Rally Niagara.



   * USAB Certified Coach

   * Instructed various youth and adult programs at clubs, schools, community education, and at Rally Niagara

   * Participated at clubs and tournaments in 6 states (NY, PA, MD, CO, OR, and WA) and Canada

If interested contact Rally Niagara at 716-250-7738