What is pickleball and what do you need to get started?
- Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the world – with over 4 million players worldwide. Over 350,000 people play pickleball in Canada and the number is expected to increase significantly in the coming years. And it’s the most fun as well. It is a combination of tennis, badminton and table tennis. The game is played on a badminton size court with a wiffle ball, about the size of a tennis ball.
- Besides your gym attire you need a paddle and a good pair of court shoes. If the sport is being played in your area beginner paddles and balls are usually supplied by your local club or recreation centre. Once you learn the game you can buy your own paddle. Prices range from $30. to $200.+
Experience love at first play "Pickleball" easy, inexpensive, social, promotes a healthy lifestyle and a sport for all ages.
Thank you to our great volunteers! ... And Congratulations! Picklers who took the referee clinic.!