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Welcome to USA Pickleball’s New Logo and Updated Website!

Official National Governing Body for Pickleball in the U.S.   Welcome to USA Pickleball’s New Logo and Updated Website! We are excited to announce a brand re-launch that includes a new, modern logo, and an updated website and URL at usapickleball.org. The new brand name officially changed from USAPA to USA Pickleball, aligning it with…

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USA Pickleball Association Celebrates Sport’s 55th Anniversary

CLICK HERE for the full Press Kit. Contact: mediarelations@usapickleball.org  USA PICKLEBALL ASSOCIATION CELEBRATES SPORT’S 55TH ANNIVERSARY Social distancing, multi-generational appeal makes it “One of America’s Fastest-Growing Sports”   (July 22, 2020) – One of the hottest sports in America turns 55 years old this week – and has never looked better.   Created in suburban…

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Share Your Pride for #USAPickleball

Share your pride for USA Pickleball! Which badge of honor is yours? Download and share with your friends on social media and tag #USAPickleball. Visit our Facebook page to easily share with your friends! See you on the courts.

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2020 USA Pickleball Instagram Sweepstakes

FOLLOW @USAPICKLEBALL ON INSTAGRAM! Official Rules 2020 USA Pickleball Instagram Sweepstakes Starts: July 27th, 2020 and runs through August 21st, 2020 [Void in Rhode Island and where prohibited by law] Terms and Conditions These Rules govern the USA Pickleball Instagram Sweepstakes (“Official Rules”). Entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules and by the decisions…

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2020 Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships Will Not Happen

  2020 Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships Will Not Happen due to on-going concerns from the COVID-19 pandemic 2021 USA Pickleball National Championships dates are set for November 6-13, 2021   In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic that has resulted in the cancellation of events throughout the state of California and beyond over the past…

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USAPA Announces New Partnership with RIA Eyewear

USAPA Announces New Partnership with RIA Eyewear RIA Eyewear becomes The Official Performance Eyewear Partner of the USA Pickleball Association   PHOENIX, AZ. (June 22, 2020) – The United States Pickleball Association (USAPA) is proud to announce a partnership with RIA Eyewear, a manufacturer of performance eyewear built to elevate performance while also protecting vision….

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USAPA Announces New Partnership with SportMaster Sport Surfaces

The United States Pickleball Association (USAPA) is proud to announce a partnership with SportMaster, the one-stop shop for pickleball court and sports surfacing products since it was founded in 1969. SportMaster will now be the Official Court Surface of USA Pickleball. Produced & headquartered in Sandusky, Ohio USA, SportMaster is a leading brand of 100%…

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USAPA Frequently Asked Questions Regarding the Coronavirus

USA Pickleball’s Frequently Asked Questions Regarding the Coronavirus Updated June 19, 2020:    What’s the USAPA’s stance on the COVID-19 situation?   On March 12, 2020 USAPA launched an official COVID-19 Statement Page regarding the situation. All official statements are found on this page.   Is it safe to play non-sanctioned or recreational pickleball? USAPA has…

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Among California reopenings: Pickleball courts. So, what’s pickleball?

(June 3, 2020 www.latimes.com) As she settled in to host another talk show from her living room, Ellen Degeneres recently told viewers of her show that she was having trouble walking. No visible injury appeared to impair her. She sat relaxed in an armchair. “Anybody who plays pickleball will understand,” Degeneres said. “And if they…

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Is Pickleball the Perfect Pandemic Pastime? New York Times Article

Is Pickleball the Perfect Pandemic Pastime? May 30, 2020 – By: Rachel Simon USA Pickleball Association joins avid players, to share their love for the game of pickleball with the New York Times. Visit their website to read the full article.

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