George Stephens (Antrim Sixties Slammers)

Former badminton international, Geordie has been playing pickleball for 5 years. He was the Over 65 Irish Open mixed doubles champion 2023 with Heather Jackson. He is now 66 years young. ‘Geordie’ has been striking fear into opponents for a long time, his in game management and experience from the badminton days are invaluable. Watch out for his over heads – he makes a unique sound that only a international badminton players can do. The sweetest of noises – you will be admiring it until you realise the ball is already long past you.

Emerald Isle Pickleball League - Northern Region