(CRBN 1X 16mm Paddle)
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Vivienne was born in Canada, lived in Florida for 17 years, and now resides in Texas as of 2020. Vivienne is the second of seven children. She was homeschooled and grew up playing tennis and working in her father's tennis and pickleball store in Florida. In 2018, Vivienne started to take pickleball more serious and took home singles gold in the 2019 World Pickleball Championships. She went all-in in 2020 and has been playing and training full-time since then.
(CRBN 1X 14mm Paddle)
Thomas received a pickleball paddle as a gift for Christmas and played for fun with his family for years. In the Summer of 2021, he burst onto the Pro Tour and started playing full time. Thomas is known for his powerful forehand and unmatched court awareness. Thomas is continually a top draft pick in the Major Pickleball League and is looking to take home the title this year.
(CRBN 1X 16mm Paddle)
Alex grew up playing tennis and started playing pickleball with his mom in Northern California. He caught the bug right away and broke in to the pro circuit in 2022, making the semis of his first PPA tournament using a CRBN paddle. He signed with the PPA full time in 2023 and currently lives in New York City. He’s know for his big forehand drive, quick court movement, and most importantly rocking a CRBN Visor at all times on court. #VisorNation
(CRBN¹ 16mm Paddle)
Ben Newell (aka Benny Bombs) is a former college tennis player, recently turned pickleball pro. He brings a ton of experience from the doubles game, having amassed an incredible record with his twin brother at the collegiate level. This lefty brings nothing short of an explosive game with his hands, speed, and power.
(CRBN1X 16mm Paddle)
Christa Gecheva, a former D1 college tennis player for University of Wyoming, discovered pickleball in 2021. In December of 2022 she was drafted to a Major League Pickleball team, which ignited her desire to make pickleball her #1 priority. She and her team won the 2023 MLP Championship in June 2023. Christa currently trains and lives in Florida and is traveling the country competing on the pro tour!
(CRBN¹ 14mm Paddle)
Scott Fliegelman is one of the top all-around senior pros on the tour, with numerous podium appearances in doubles, mixed, and singles, including a silver medal at the 2022 USA Pickleball Nationals in Senior Pro men’s doubles. Based in Boulder, CO, where he and his wife own “Boulder Pickleball”, a 5-court indoor facility, you can also find Scott offering camps and clinics throughout the country. Check out his growing library of online instruction on YouTube and co-hosting the hot, new podcast “4.0 to Pro.”
(CRBN1X 16mm Paddle)
Stefan Andren is a former Division I college tennis player. Born and raised in Sweden, Stefan discovered pickleball while vacationing in Baja Mexico. A relative newcomer to pickleball, Stefan found the podium several times in his first year as a Senior Pro. Not willing to accept his age, he still holds his own in the Pro Division. Stefan currently lives in Portland, Oregon and trains with Team Rood.
(CRBN² 13mm Paddle)
Erik discovered pickleball in 2019 and made his pro debut 2 years later. Erik was a tennis star in California and helped his team win the 2009 CIF Tennis Title. Erik went on to play on the UC Santa Cruz NCAA Tennis Team from 2009 – 2013. In that time, he won the 2010 DIII Indoor National Championship, reaching a doubles ranking #2 overall in the West and a team ranking of #1 in the Country. Erik is a talented Graphic Designer and studied at the Laguna College of Art + Design in California from 2015 – 1018. Erik lives in Portland and trains with Team Rood at the Chez Nous Pavilion.
(CRBN 2X 16mm Paddle)
Jason played high level jr. tennis including Junior Davis Cup, was All-State in Illinois, and was recruited by D1 Universities–ultimately choosing an academic scholarship to Ohio State. Jason discovered pickleball while traveling in Barcelona and found a local pickleball community as soon as he got home. Jason has routinely found the podium at The Newport Invitational Open, PPA Championships, TOC, Nationals and the APP Mesa Open to name a few.