It’s not often that grandmothers and grandsons share an obsession, but Lorraine Pagliocca and her family, aged 7 and 9, are mutually in love with pickleball.
She got them hooked when they were stuck in remote learning during the pandemic. “We played in my driveway during their lunch and recess,” she says; the space is large enough for a court of law. She provided a net, paddles and balls. “It’s a super cheap sport for the whole family.”