Kevin Brown

USA Pickleball Announces PickleballCentral.com as Official Equipment Retailer

The Pickleball Superstore coming to USA Pickleball tournaments, offering players and attendees unapparelled service and selection of pickleball equipment from the sports’ leading manufacturers. SURPRISE, AZ. – July 28, 2021 – USA Pickleball, the national governing body for the sport of pickleball in America, announces PickleballCentral.com, the pickleball specialty superstore, as the Official Equipment Retailer partner. As…

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USA Pickleball Newport Beach Championships – Streaming Schedule

Streaming Info (June 30th-July 3rd)  Stream at: 1 PM EST  –  5 PM EST / 10AM – 2 PM PST on the channels below: USA Pickleball Facebook Page  USA Pickleball YouTube Channel  Find your Channel: https://ftflive.com/channels Roku Channel 228: http://bit.ly/FTF228 Xumo Channel 711 http://bit.ly/XumoFTF Samsung TV Plus Channel 1167   Stream at: 5 PM EST…

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APP Tour Named Official Pro Tour Partner of USA Pickleball

The Association of Pickleball Professionals, (APP Tour), has been named Official Pro Tour Partner of USA Pickleball through 2023. Launched in June of 2019, the APP Tour was the first USA Pickleball-sanctioned tour for professionals and amateurs. The 2021 APP Tour campaign currently has 18 scheduled tour stops, with a total prize purse of $700k….

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USA Pickleball Announces Exclusive Partnership with Acacia Sports as the Official Footwear Partner

Acacia Sports becoming the official footwear partner offering member discounts and charitable support to USA Pickleball.   SURPRISE, AZ. – June 2, 2021 – USA Pickleball, the national governing body for the sport of pickleball in America, announces Acacia Sports as the Official Footwear partner. The exclusive partnership positions Acacia Sports, a major supplier of high-quality goods,…

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2021 Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships to be Held in December

USA Pickleball Announces Sport’s Signature Event Will Now be Held in December, starting on December 6th   With the announcement of the 2021 BNP Paribas Open being held in October, the Indian Wells Tennis Garden will now host the 2021 Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships, presented by Pickleball Central, starting December 6th.  The later date for…

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Membership

Because of your enthusiasm for pickleball and your membership in USAPickleball.org, the sport is exploding with new players joining in the fun every day!  In the face of a pandemic Pickleball participation grew 21.3% in 2020 and membership in USA Pickleball grew to 42,000.  Together we are making this happen!  With your support, USA Pickleball expanded…

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New National Championship Series Announced

Four major tournaments announced leading up to the 2021 Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships SURPRISE, AZ. – May 5, 2021 – USA Pickleball is excited to announce the USA Pickleball National Championships Series. For 2021, the Series launches with 4 major pro and amateur National Qualifier events leading to the sport’s biggest and most prestigious event, the…

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Original Penguin by Munsingwear, and Grand Slam, Brands Announce Exclusive Apparel Partnership with USA Pickleball

(Miami, FL, May 3, 2021) – Original Penguin by Munsingwear® and Grand Slam®, brands (divisions of Perry Ellis International) have signed an expansive, multi-year partnership with USA Pickleball. The brands will serve as the Official Apparel Partner and exclusive referee program sponsor. The partnership establishes Original Penguin by Munsingwear® and Grand Slam® as industry-leading paddle…

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New 2022 Rulebook Revision Process

The improved 2022 Rulebook Revision process has begun.  We do not expect the 2022 Rulebook to have the extent of change seen in 2021.  The window for public input into suggested rulebook revisions is open in accordance with the overall process described below.   What follows is significantly different than last year.  Changes were made…

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USA Pickleball Members Provide Pickleball Equipment to U.S. Troops

On February 13th the Peachtree City-Fayette Pickleball Club hosted a tournament in their area to raise funds and collect donated items to support the troops at Camp Arifjan, a United States Army installation in Kuwait which accommodates elements of the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Coast Guard. The desire to…

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