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Pickleball Health Benefits | Pickler Pickleball

Pickleball Health Benefits

March 22, 2020 1 Comment

Pickleball has the potential to transform your mind, body, and soul, as research has shown that playing pickleball will improve your health, wellness, and well-being. By playing pickleball, you will likely live longer and live better, as you will be physically and mentally healthier and have a greater quality of life.

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Pickleball Tournament Tips | Pickler Pickleball

Pickleball Tournament Tips

March 22, 2020

To play your best pickleball in a tournament:

  • Stay hydrated;
  • Pay attention to your bracket and the wait list;
  • Stay warmed up;
  • Play practice points before your match;
  • Stay mentally tough;
  • Know the rules, especially in connection with referees;
  • Use your time outs; and
  • Have fun!

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Approved Pickleball Paddles and Balls | Pickler Pickleball

Approved Pickleball Paddles and Balls

March 20, 2020

To determine whether your pickleball paddle or ball is approved by the USA Pickleball Association, search the approved paddle and approved ball list by visiting https://equipment.usapa.org.

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Basic Pickleball Tips to Improve Your Pickleball Game | Pickler Pickleball

Basic Pickleball Tips to Improve Your Pickleball Game

March 17, 2020 1 Comment

If you are new to pickleball or looking for some quick tips to quickly improve your pickleball game, look no further. Here are a few basic pickleball tips to improve your pickleball game.

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Pickleball Court Near Me | Pickler Pickleball

Pickleball Court Near Me?

March 11, 2020

Find a pickleball court near you!

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FREE Copy of The Pickleball Dictionary at www.thePickler.com! | Pickler Pickleball

FREE Copy of The Pickleball Dictionary at www.thePickler.com!

March 08, 2020

Wondering the meaning of a word or phrase that you heard on the pickleball court?For instance, what is a dink? What about a golden pickle? Third-shot drop? Kitchen violation?!

The Pickleball Dictionary breaks down the common phrases, words, people, and organizations found in, on, and around the pickleball courts. The Pickleball Dictionary started out as a blog on www.thePickler.com. Pickler then consolidated the blog posts, with the great submissions and contributions from pickleball players across the world, to create the first Pickleball Dictionary, made by pickleball players, for pickleball players.

Get your copy of The Pickleball Dictionary for FREE now! 

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Why Play Pickleball? | Pickler Pickleball

Why Play Pickleball?

March 06, 2020 2 Comments

Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the country for good reason. If you are deciding whether or not to try pickleball, you can expect that playing pickleball will improve your health, wellness, and well-being. Also, WARNING! Pickleball is GREAT FUN! 

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Is Pickleball a Senior Game? | Pickler Pickleball

Is Pickleball a Senior Game?

March 04, 2020

In the past, the sport of pickleball developed a reputation for being a senior game, as the game was predominantly played by people over the age of 55. While a huge percentage of the pickleball population is over the age of 55, recent trends show that the sport of pickleball is catching fire with younger generations.

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What Is the Fastest Growing Sport in the United States? | Pickler Pickleball

What Is the Fastest Growing Sport in the United States?

March 03, 2020

PICKLEBALL! Despite, or even in light of, the funny name, pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the United States.

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Why is Pickleball Called

Why is Pickleball Called "Pickleball"?

February 29, 2020

Pickleball may be sport with a funny name. But, where did the name "pickleball" come from?

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History of Pickleball | Pickler Pickleball

The History of Pickleball

February 26, 2020

Pickleball was created by Joel Pritchard (former United States congressman), Bill Bell, and Barney McCallum in the summer of 1965 on Bainbridge Island, Washington. Since the summer of 1965, the sport of pickleball has achieved historical milestones and seen tremendous growth. Learn more about the history of pickleball!

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What is pickleball? | Pickler Pickleball

What Is Pickleball?

May 11, 2019

Pickleball is a sport that is commonly referred to as a mix of tennis, badminton, and ping pong. Pickleball is a racquet/paddle sport that is played with a paddle and a whiffle ball (i.e. a plastic ball with holes) on either an indoor or outdoor court that is the same size as a badminton court and a modified tennis net (i.e. a pickleball net is four inches lower than a tennis net). Pickleball is a sport for all ages and skill levels, that can be played as either doubles or singles, is easy to learn, and comes with an amazing and welcoming culture and community of people.

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