Club Coaches

Lesson Types

All lessons and coaching at Club Pickleball USA are provided only by Club Approved Coaches. 

No coaching or lessons are to be done without Club Pickleball USA approval.

Meet our Team

Head Pro

Suzee Anderson

Available for Private & Semi Private Lessons, Group Lessons and Clinics

Suzee is a Certified PPR Pickleball Teaching Professional. She has played as 5.5 player all over the United States and Europe. Suzee is a US Open and USAPA Nationals Medalist. As a coach, Suzee teaches fundamental mechanics to promote balance and control from the non volley zone to the base line. She has great passion for the sport and loves seeing her students grow and succeed.

Lesson price: $85 Private, $45 semi private, $40 small group (3-4 players)

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Club Coach

Jenny Cutler

Available for: Private & Semi Private Lessons, Group Lessons

Jenny has been playing pickleball for 6 years. She has been a sponsored player for the past 4 years. Before Pickleball, Jenny played competitive tennis beginning at age 10, including 2 years of collegiate tennis at Utah State University. After a back injury made tennis more difficult, Jenny was stoked to find Pickleball. It is a sport that still allows her to compete at a high level without putting as much strain on her body. Plus it’s a great activity for bringing family and friends together. She loves introducing others to Pickleball and helping them advance their game.

Lesson Prices: $65 (Private), $35/person (Semi-private), $25/person (small group: 3-4 people)

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Club Coach

Erik Bergerud

Available for: Private & Semi Private Lessons, Group Lessons

Erik has been enthusiastically playing pickleball for the past 4 years. He has been a Gearbox sponsored player and dealer for the past year. Erik comes from a diverse sports and coaching background including playing collegiate baseball at the College of Idaho, a former PSIA ski instructor, a caddie/advisor on the PGA and LPGA golf Tours, and for the past year a PPR certified pickleball instructor. Nowadays, aside from skiing in the winters, Erik’s primary athletic endeavor is playing and coaching pickleball as much as time and health allows. Erik loves introducing players to pickleball as well as using his 12 years of experience with professional Tour golfers in helping advanced pickleball players take their game to the next level.

Lesson prices: $65 (private), $35/person (semi-private), $25/person (small group: 3-4 people)

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Club Coach

Cedric Chun

Available for: Private & Semi Private Lessons, Group Lessons

Cedric is a PPR Certified Coach. He comes from a vast sports background playing everything from Football, soccer, volleyball and table tennis. Cedric has a great passion for the game! His enthusiasm is contagious on court. He enjoys coaching junior players and beginner adults.

Lesson Prices: $50 (Private), $30/person (Semi-private), $20/person (small group: 3-4 people)

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Club Coach

Lorraine Rupper

Available for: Private & Semi Private Lessons, Group Lessons

Lorraine is a 5.0 pickleball player, a PPR Certified Pro and has played pickleball for 7+ years. She has played in over 80 tournaments has enjoyed success and learned so much on her pickleball journey. Lorraine has taught school for 20 years and loves the spark in her students when they understand something new! She is excited to bring that love of teaching to her new healthy addiction that is pickleball. She has watched hours of pickleball videos for entertainment and evaluation purposes. She can help you reach your next level of pickleball! Lorraine graduated college with a bachelor’s degree in math with a PE/Coaching Minor. She understands coaching and the art of having fun while learning! She would love to help you reach your next level in Pickleball!
Lesson Prices: $50 (Private), $25/person (Semi-private), $20/person (small group: 3-4 people)
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Club Coach

Mike Egan

Available for: Private & Semi Private Lessons, Group Lessons

Bio Coming Soon!
Lesson prices: $50 (private), $25/person (semi-private), $20/person (small group: 3-4 people)
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Associate Coaches: Tyler Loong, Kristen Bellows, Scotty Peery, Jake Ralphs

**Approved to teach private, semi private and small group lessons.**

Lesson Types

Private Lesson:

One on One instruction with one of our Teaching Pros.  This is a great lesson type to hone a particular skill or mechanic that you are struggling with.

Semi Private Lesson:  2 players

This lesson type is a great way to learn as you play against similar skill levels.  This allows the teaching pro to observe your true playing style and mechanics.  The teaching pro is able to properly diagnose and correct your mechanics as they view you from all angles while playing against your partner.

Strategy Sessions: 3 players

3 Players and 1 Teaching Pro engage in match play.  Each player partners with the coach for a game of play over the course of the hour.  This lesson type is a great way to learn play strategy.

Small Group Lesson:  4 players

This lesson type is a great way to learn as you play against similar skill levels.  This allows the teaching pro to observe your true playing style and mechanics.  The teaching pro is able to properly diagnose and correct your mechanics as they view you from all angles while playing against your partner. Both mechanics and strategy can be discussed effectively in this lesson type.

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