Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the nation. This mini-tennis game is a combination of Ping-Pong, tennis and badminton, played with wood & graphite paddles and unique plastic balls.
It is easy to learn, provides plenty of exercise, and is played on a court smaller than a tennis court. A competitive game for experienced players.
You don't have to be strong, don't have to be quick, don't have to be athletic or good at other sports. You don't need a powerful stroke because this game is not about power but of shot placement & accuracy.
The game got its name from the inventor’s family dog, Pickles, who would chase after the errant balls off the court and then hide them in the bushes.
LOCATIONS TO PLAY:
MASONS MILL PARK, HUNTINGDON VALLEY PA. 19006 (outdoor)
BALDI MIDDLE SCHOOL TENNIS COURTS (outdoors)
PLEASANT PLAYGROUND- 6757 Chew Ave., Phila., Pa. 19119 (outdoor location)
EMLEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL- 6501 Chew Ave. Phila., Pa. 19119 (Indoor Courts)
PENNSBURY H.S./VILLAGE PARK ELEMENTARY (Outdoor) MORRISTOWN, YARDLEY, NEWTOWN, AND LEVITTOWN AREAS
HATFIELD COMMUNITY PARK, HATFIELD PA. (Outdoor )