The sport of pickleball has experienced tremendous growth since its birth year in 1965. Today, there are more than 3.3 million pickleball players in the United States, and almost 8,000 places to play, with more than 30,000 pickleball courts, across the globe.
But, where are these pickleball courts? And, is there a pickleball court near you?
To find a pickleball court near you, check out USA Pickleball's Places 2 Play website at https://www.places2play.org. Common homes for pickleball courts include senior-living communities, YMCAs, and local parks, schools, and recreation centers.
Also, be sure to help other pickleball players access the most up-to-date knowledge of pickleball court locations by adding or editing any locations of pickleball courts that are missing from, or incorrect in, the Places 2 Play database.
To get better at pickleball, try the following:
Step 1: Find the nearest public pickleball court.
Step 2: Say hello and wait to be invited onto a pickleball court.
Step 3: Say YES to playing pickleball!