Pickleball players warm up for the Island Championships with a mock tournament. (Submitted)

Pickleball players warm up for the Island Championships with a mock tournament. (Submitted)

Pickleball players preparing for Vancouver Island championships

Cowichan Lake club holds mock tournament

Many local players got into the action as the Cowichan Lake Pickleball Club prepared for the 2018 Vancouver Island championships with a mock tournament on June 6.

The event attracted a total of 38 competitors to the courts on Cowichan Avenue.

The mock tournament was part of the lead-up to the 2018 Vancouver Island Pickleball Association Championships, which the club is hosting on Aug. 11 and 12.

For more information, visit www.cowichanlakepickleball.ca or facebook.com/CowichanPickleball