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National Championships Vaccination Statement

Not surprisingly, we have been receiving a great deal of feedback, both positive and negative, about the requirement that all participants in this year’s National Championships be vaccinated to enter the Indian Wells Tennis Garden (IWTG). While many people have applauded the decision, others are troubled by it because they are not and will not…

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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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USA Pickleball Interviews The Holderness Family following release of “The Pickleball Song” [VIDEO]

Earlier in June, USA Pickleball caught a glimpse of The Holderness Family, internet famous for the creating original songs and parodies, as they were filming on a pickleball court. We were ecstatic at the thought that pickleball would be in one of their upcoming songs! We needed to know what they were up to and…

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The Holderness Family Produces “The Pickleball Song”

The Holderness Family, known for their viral music videos, has hit the pickleball court! And, after playing once they’re hooked and ready to up their game. While creating the most epic song – “the Pickleball Song,” of course. Check out “The Pickleball Song” below and following the video’s release, we reached out to Michelle Esquivel…

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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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5 Steps to Create The Perfect Pickleball Camp

Summer is quickly approaching and USA Pickleball wants to help you create the perfect Summer Pickleball Camp! Nothing better than our youth getting together this summer to learn how to play the fastest growing sport in America. Let us provide helpful resources to your community organization to setup the perfect pickleball camp. We encourage you…

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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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Spikeball, Pickleball and Volleyball Battle it Out in ‘Pro vs. Pro’ Video Series

By Laura Gainor – Featured in the May/June issue of Pickleball Magazine What do you get when you have the best players in spikeball, pickleball and volleyball come together to show off their talents in their respective sports? A “Pro vs. Pro” video series with top-ranked pickleball players Ben Johns and Kyle Yates playing pickleball…

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