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Squamish Pickleball Tournament Pays Tribute to Late Uncle

Squamish Pickleball Tournament Pays Tribute: Pickleball is not just a sport, it becomes an emotion. A different expressions of feelings unique to each player. It’s not just about the game but the diverse ways individuals express their passion and connection to it.

In a heartfelt tribute to his late uncle, Peter, Kai Bacon, 19, organized a spirited pickleball tournament fundraiser in Squamish on June 22, 2024. Peter, who battled terminal cancer and passed away in May 2023, inspired the community to rally around the cause.

The event drew two dozen teams, each contributing to the success of the fundraiser, which raised nearly $4,170 for the Sea to Sky Hospice Society. Andrew Bacon, Kai’s father, expressed gratitude in an email to Pique Newsmagazine, highlighting the supportive atmosphere at the courts.

Squamish Pickleball Tournament Pays Tribute

“The vibe at the courts was upbeat, positive and so supportive. On behalf of Kai Bacon, the Sea to Sky Hospice, and uncle Peter who’s smiling down, thank you for your kindness.” – (Andrew)

He encouraged continued support for Sea to Sky Hospice, emphasizing their invaluable care during a challenging time for their family.

He also mentioned Bout the continued support for the Sea to Sky Hospice is crucial. Their facility and staff left a lasting impact on our family, providing care, love, and kindness during our most difficult times, upholding their mutual support and appreciation for the invaluable contributions of organizations, enhancing our communities together.

“Keep supporting the Sea to Sky Hospice. The facility and staff made a big impact on our family and we will be forever grateful for the care, love and kindness they showed us when we needed it most. Let’s keep supporting each other and the wonderful organizations that make such an enormous contribution to our communities.” – (Andrew)

News in Brief: Squamish Pickleball Tournament Pays Tribute to Late Uncle

In a touching tribute to his late uncle Peter, Kai Bacon organized a vibrant pickleball tournament fundraiser in Squamish on June 22, 2024, raising nearly $4,170 for the Sea to Sky Hospice Society.

Peter’s battle with terminal cancer inspired the community, drawing two dozen teams to participate in the event. Andrew Bacon, Kai’s father, expressed heartfelt gratitude for the support received, emphasizing the uplifting and supportive atmosphere at the courts.

He urged ongoing support for Sea to Sky Hospice, acknowledging their profound impact on their family during a challenging time, and highlighting the unity fostered by community organizations in enhancing local communities.

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