The best way to learn how to play pickleball is to take lessons from a USA Pickleball registered pickleball teacher or certified pickleball instructor. Check with your local pickleball club, school or community recreation department for scheduled clinics. To get started, however, click on the following for an overview of the rules of the game. Then read each section and watch the how to play videos to view some of the best players and teachers in the country teaching the basic strokes of pickleball.

Part I: The Basics

Get started. Get hooked!

Part II: Strategies

Get the upper hand at any level

Part III: Health & Safety

Stay healthy and have more fun