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USAPA Announces New Partnership with Zelus Insoles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Gainor – (704) 941-4191 USAPA Media Relations George Bauernfeind – (630) 649-8817 USAPA Managing Director, Marketing & Communications   USAPA Announces New Partnership with Zelus Insoles Leading Insoles Brand in North America is Great Fit with the Sport of Pickleball PHOENIX, AZ. (April 21, 2020) – The United States Pickleball…

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Pickleball is fun for all ages and is beginning to enter Henry County schools

(March 11, 2020 Locust Grove, GA, www.henryherald.com) Pickleball is gaining popularity as a sport amongst adults due to its fun and lightweight gaming style. But bringing it to schools opens the door for more people, young and old, to get involved in a sport that could be a gateway to many other sports. But that’s…

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10 Health Benefits of Playing Pickleball

(February 20, 2020 www.spacecoastdaily.com) Sports are good for your overall health, and there are different types of sports you can consider. For instance, pickleball is a sport that is both interesting and also helps you to stay fit. We’re going to go over 10 health benefits you can obtain from playing pickleball…..Read More…

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Pickleball: The Racket That’s Taking Over America

(February 14, 2020 State College, PA, www.statecollege.com) Some sports thrill me, like collegiate wrestling.  Some sports bore me, like curling. And then there’s pickleball. It has always puzzled me. Maybe you’ve shared that curiosity. Read More…

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Thank you for Survey Feedback

Thank you to everyone who participated in the survey. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and provides needed insights for strategic planning, membership programs, refresh of our website, branding, sport growth and tools to support the ambassadors. Our mission is the same, to promote the development and growth of the sport of pickleball. We appreciate your…

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USAPA Announces New Partnership with Gaia Herbs

  USAPA Announces New Partnership with Gaia Herbs Leading Herbal Brand in North America Aligns Well with the Sport of Pickleball, One of the Fastest Growing Sports in America   PHOENIX, AZ. (Feb. 13, 2020) – The United States Pickleball Association (USAPA) is proud to announce a partnership with Gaia Herbs, the leading herbal brand in…

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Video: The Healthy Habit Of Pickleball

(January 27, 2020 Chicago, IL, www.wgntv.com) Sometimes the best way to pick up a healthy habit is to find out what works for others! This woman says when it comes to health, pickleball is what keeps her on the move and feeling great! Find out why she recommends that you give it a try –…

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USA Pickleball Association is Hiring a Digital Coordinator

Position Description: Digital Coordinator BACKGROUND USA Pickleball Association (USAPA) (www.usapickleball.org) is the national governing body for the sport of pickleball in the U.S. Our mission is to promote the growth and development of pickleball. USAPA recently surpassed 40,000 members, up from 4,000 seven years ago and expects to grow significantly for the foreseeable future. According to the…

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PICKLEBALL PARADISE

(January 30, 2020 Palm Beach, FL, www.palmbeach.floridaweekly.com) MAYBE FLORIDA’S NICKNAME SHOULD change from the Sunshine State to the Pickleball State. The paddle sport that is part badminton, part ping-pong and part tennis has seen explosive growth, dotting Florida with pickleball courts. Read More…

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USA Pickleball Association Welcomes Three New Board Members

Please welcome the following Board Members to the USA Pickleball (USAPA) family: Ernie Medina, Jr. As a kid, Ernie Medina, Jr., was always involved with racquet sports. Maxing out at a lofty height of 5ft 6in, he was always shorter than most of his peers, so popular sports like basketball and volleyball didn’t suit him,…

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