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Vanity Fair: How Pickleball Won Over Everyone From Leonardo DiCaprio to Your Grandparents

Pickleball for ALL! Craig Coyne (actor, screenwriter, director and husband of Barbara Bush), shares his Hollywood Pickleball experiences in his recent article for Vanity Fair Magazine, “How Pickleball Won Over Everyone From Leonardo DiCaprio to Your Grandparents.” Noting that celebrities are eliminating vacation spots that don’t offer pickleball, and that having your own home court…

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Ben and Collin Johns play Pickleball on Live with Kelly and Ryan

On Friday, October 8th Pickleball Pros, Ben and Collin Johns, took to the streets of New York City and joined Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest to officially teach them how to play pickleball. They are hooked and look to be tournament ready! Watch the LIVE with Kelly and Ryan segment:

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USA Pickleball Announces New Partnership with eHealth

Today, USA Pickleball is excited to announce a new partnership with eHealth, Inc., a leading online health insurance marketplace. Through this unique partnership, players and fans can review, compare and enroll in a broad selection of Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare prescription drug plans, and Medicare Supplement Insurance plans that support their active lifestyles. Through eHealth’s…

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USA Pickleball Announces Ratings Improvement Project

USA Pickelball’s Chief Operating Officer, Justin Maloof recently announced the formation of a new diverse team to review and explore improvements to the current USA Pickleball player rating system.  A player rating is intended to be a numerical figure that best represents the skill level of the particular player.  It is currently used primarily for tournament seeding….

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2021 Hilton Head Open – Streaming Schedule/Instructions

Hilton Head Open: USA Pickleball National Championships Series Event #4 Broadcast Dates: October 15th – 17th Friday 10/15:  Pro & Sr. Pro Mixed Doubles Live coverage on FTF Network and USA Pickleball Youtube/Facebook begins at 11:30am ET Live coverage on ESPN+ begins at 4:00pm ET   Saturday 10/16:  Men’s Pro & Sr Pro Doubles /…

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2021 APP Atlanta Metro Open – Streaming Schedule

APP Atlanta Metro Open: USA Pickleball National Championships Series Event #3 Broadcast Dates: September 17 – 19 Free Livestream Coverage: Championship Court 1 & 2: 11:30am – 3:30pm (EST) USA Pickleball YouTube Channel USA Pickleball Facebook Page Find your FTF Channel: https://ftflive.com/channels Roku Channel 228: http://bit.ly/FTF228 Xumo Channel 711 http://bit.ly/XumoFTF Samsung TV Plus Channel 1167 ESPN+ Coverage: Championship Court 1:…

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Zelus Insoles Renews with USA Pickleball as Official Insole Partner

USA Pickleball is excited to announce Zelus Insoles signed a multi-year extension to continue as the Official Insole for USA Pickleball and its members. Created with their patented SmartCells® anti-fatigue cushioning technology that stemmed from years of anti-fatigue mat production and custom orthotic expertise researched by the parent companies, SATECH, Inc. and Fastech Labs, who…

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USA Pickleball Announces USA Pickleball Hall of Fame and Museum

USA Pickleball is pleased to announce the formation of the USA Pickleball Hall of Fame and Museum. This independent, non-profit, 501(c)3 organization is headquartered in Arizona and has two primary responsibilities: To capture and record pickleball’s unique history for players and the general public in the “Pickleball Historical Museum”; and To recognize those individuals who…

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Superior Labs Announced as Official Supplement Sponsor of USA Pickleball

USA Pickleball announced today that Superior Labs has become the official Nutritional Supplements sponsor of the USA Pickleball. Superior Labs, which makes supplements that support healthy aging, will provide financial support to USA Pickleball and promotional pricing to USA Pickleball players and fans. “USA Pickleball members choose an active lifestyle, and want to feel great…

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USA Pickleball Is Looking To Hire New Volunteer Board Members

All applicants will need to apply through this link: CLICK HERE USA PICKLEBALL VOLUNTEER BOARD MEMBER JOB DESCRIPTION EXPECTATIONS OF THE BOARD AS A WHOLE: The mission of USA Pickleball Association (USAP) is to promote the growth and development of pickleball in the U.S. and its territories. As the highest leadership body of the organization…

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