Sports Clubs

GVR Aquabelles Club

Green-Valley-AquabellesPrimary Contact: Pat Harrison 602.432.6044,
Secondary Contact: Sunny Maier 520.668.9669
Purpose: To learn synchronized swimming and produce an annual show. As long as you can swim and float you can be an Aquabelle! We would love to have you join us!
Membership: GVR members
Meetings: We meet the first Wednesday of every month; meetings start at 10:30 am at East Center. Luncheon on first Wednesday of each month.
Location: 7 South Abrego Dr. (East Social Center)
Dues: $20.00 Full, $10 supporting, $1 spouse
Mailing Address: 4785 S. Gloria Vista Drive, Green Valley, AZ 85622

GVR Billiards Club

Primary Contact: Marrianne Bishop 520-625-4924,
Secondary Contact: Sam Yulish 520-760-8382,
Purpose: Promoting recreational and competitive billiard playing as well as providing educational instruction to improve playing techniques. Visit the website
Membership: Must be a GVR member
Annual Dues: $5.00
Billiard Hall Locations: East Center, West Center, and Desert Hills (this center also has a snooker table).
Free Training on Thursdays: Beginners to intermediate players (2-3pm) and advanced players (3-4pm) at West Center

GVR Bocce Club

GVR-Bocce-ClubPrimary Contact: John Clapp 208.890.8699,
Secondary Contact: Dick Melchiorre 520.396.3949,
Purpose: GVR Bocce Club is a co-ed social sport club with several events each year. Play at Canoa Hills Rec Center Monday thru Friday, October thru March at 8:30am & 10:30am. April thru September one session at 7:30am. Ladies Day Wednesday 9am. Three social events each year: April picnic, November pizza dinner; December Holiday Party. If you are interested in the game of Bocce Ball or if you are curious as to what the game is about, then come out and join us for some games.
Membership: Open to all GVR members
Annual Dues: $10.00
Women’s Bocce : Wednesdays @ 8:30am

GVR Cycling Club

GVR-Cycling-ClubPrimary Contact: Hank Deutsch (608) 498-5619,
Purpose: To promote and enhance cycling in the local community, Green Valley Recreation, the Santa Cruz Valley and the State of Arizona.
Activities: Monthly meetings and community development projects with emphasis on cycling.
Membership: 53
Annual Dues: $10.00
Meetings: November-April, 2nd Wednesday of each month, 3:00-4:30pm
Location: East Center

GVR Hiking Club

GVR-Hiking-ClubPrimary Contact: David Linn (269) 598-6415 or
Secondary Contact: Janet Gerdes (989) 859-3502 or
Purpose: To promote safe and enjoyable hiking in the desert and mountains of southern AZ.
Membership: 400+ members. Must be a GVR member or GVR tenant.
Annual Dues: $10.00
Meetings: Meets for scheduled weekly hikes on Thursday mornings in the West Center parking lot. Attendance at an orientation session is required before taking first hike. See club website for orientation details and schedule.
Potlucks: February, April, and November.
Location: 1111 S GVR Dr (West Social Center)
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1074 Green Valley, AZ 85622
For more information visit:

GVR Hunting & Fishing Club

Primary Contact: Richard Toltzmann – (520) 904-8673
Purpose: The club provides over 100 members a chance to meet socially, to learn about hunting and fishing opportunities in Arizona and Mexico, to share hunting and fishing experiences and to sponsor wildlife conservation projects in the greater Green Valley area.
Meetings: Third Thursday morning September through May.
Membership: Must be a GVR member or GVR tenant.
Annual Dues: $10.00

GVR Pickleball Club

About TimePrimary Contact: Gina Rowsam 720.737.8251
Secondary Contact: Mike Clemens 630.624.3907
Purpose: To provide an atmosphere of camaraderie and enjoyment while participating in GVR Pickleball Club activities.
Membership: 700+ members.
Annual Dues: $25 per person
COURT LOCATIONS: Play is on the pickleball courts located east of the East Center building and at Canoa Ranch on courts located on the west side of the Center building.
Download: Court Reservations [PDF]

GVR Racquetball Club

GVR-Racquetball-ClubPrimary Contact: Wayne Ferreira (520) 260-1470
Purpose: Promote racquetball in Green Valley
Membership: Approximately 90 members.
Annual Dues: $10.00
Activities: Open Court for all club members and all levels. The racquetball club has all levels of players both men and women. The club has a social get together every month from November to April.
Meetings: Monday through Saturday 9am to 12pm. Instruction for new players can be arranged by contacting a club board member. New players always welcome!
Mailing Address: 357 W Continental Vista Place, Green Valley, AZ 85614

GVR Shuffleboard Club

ShuffleboardPrimary Contact: Gregg Ireland 406.544.1481
Secondary Contact: Diane Goryl,
Membership: Open to GVR members
Annual Dues: $10.00 per person
Meetings: Annual.
Club Play: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday (10am – noon). Round Robin Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. West Center Courts
Fall League: November – December
Winter League: January – March
Free Beginner Lessons: Monday (10am),West Center Courts, November – March
Instructors: Warren Stephens and Janet Lepage
Courts are open and equipment is available at all times for GVR members year round. Fun Round Robin play on Saturdays 10am November-December and Thursdays 10am January-March, at West Center Courts. Fun play throughout the summer. Time and location changes. Shuffleboard is a game of strategy and skill and is fun for all ages and abilities.
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GVR Swim Club

Green-Valley-Swim-ClubPrimary Contact: Samantha Martoni 636.328.4513,
Secondary Contact: Brad Eastridge 313.268.3284,
Purpose: To develop skilled swimmers and conditioning for competition
Activities: Swimming seminars, social meetings, patio parties in Green Valley, games and other State & National competitions
Membership: Swimmers interested in stroke improvement and possible competition
Annual Dues: $15.00
Meetings: Monday, Wednesday & Fridays; 8am to 11am January–March, 8am-10am April-May, 8am-9:30am June–August, 8am-10:20am September-December
Location: 1111 S GVR Dr (West Center Social Center – Pool)
Mailing Address: 2305 S. Via Amerigo Rd, Green Valley, AZ 85614

GVR Table Tennis Club

Table-TennisPrimary Contact: Ford Demming (303) 809-9874,
Secondary Contact: Peter Biederman (520) 344-7645,
Purpose: Enjoyment in playing table tennis
Meetings: West Center – Contact Club for meeting times and times of play. Winter Schedule
Activities: Potluck dinner once a year
Annual Dues: $20.00
Join us for good exercise, practice you eye/hand coordination, and enjoy the club camaraderie.
We have eight excellent tables plus one table with a robotic ball server for practice.
The skill levels of our members range from “beginners” to “advanced” players. There is a partner for you!!
We play Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 8 AM to Noon at the West Center Auditorium.

GVR Tennis Club

Tennis-ClubPrimary Contact: Debra Hall 503-799-2361,
Secondary Contact: Marge Garneau 520.216.0773,
Membership: More than 450 men and women tennis players
Annual Dues: $10.00
Meetings: October through April, first Wednesday of the month
Potlucks: October thru April
Activities: Online Reservation System, leagues, tournaments, mixers, USTA teams, newsletters, membership rosters
Mailing Address: PO Box 224, Green Valley, AZ 85622-0224
Contact: Marge G. – (520) 216-0773

GVR Volleyball Club

VolleyballPrimary Contact: Marilyn Querciagrossa 815.370.3408,
Secondary Contact: Priscilla Spurgeon 951.972.7609,
Club Website:
Director of Water Volleyball: Rich Reed
Purpose: To provide fun recreational and social activities to our members.
Membership: Must be a GVR member
Annual Dues: $10.00
Meetings: Sand Volleyball is played Monday, Thursday, and Saturday from 9 AM until 11 AM at the BRAND NEW Abrego South sand volleyball courts. Water Volleyball is played at Abrego South on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday from 9 AM until 11 AM through October. Starting November 1, Water Volleyball will be played on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday from 11 AM until 1 PM. Wallyball is played Tuesday and Thursday from 2 PM until 4 PM and Saturday from 1 PM until 3 PM at the Las Campanas racquetball court. Court Volleyball is played on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 2 PM until 4 PM at the Las Campanas racquetball court.
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 24 Green Valley, AZ 85622

This program is run by the GVR Volleyball Club. If you are interested in joining the group, just stop by during the times listed above. To play Wallyball you must bring court shoes with non-marking soles. For Water Volleyball it is suggested you bring sunglasses and a cap. All GVR members are invited. Non-swimmers can play.