Issue 5 - October

2019 Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships Update

Pickleball’s premier event, the 2019 Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships is just days away and tickets are still available. Over 2,300 participants are expected to play on the beautiful courts at the magnificent Indian Wells Tennis Garden just outside Palm Springs, California on November 2-10. Read More...

2019 Pickleball Hall of Fame Induction Dinner

The USA Pickleball Association and the International Pickleball Teaching Professional Association are proud to announce the names of four individuals as this year’s inductees into the Pickleball Hall of Fame. Read More...


USAPA West Regional Features Special Congressional Recognition Certificate

Perfect, mid-September weather in Southern California set the stage for the 2019 West Regional tournament at the Mile Square Regional Park in the beautiful community of Fountain Valley. Read More...




USAPA Juniors Website Now Updated With New Story Feature

The USAPA Juniors website has a new feature that enables parents and players to automatically submit news and informational stories directly to the web page. Read More...


Board Member Profile – CJ Jermstad

​There are numerous factors that coincide with the explosive growth of pickleball over the last few years. The unparalleled work of outstanding individuals is one, none more so than that of CJ Jermstad, one of the most recognizable names and faces in the sport. Read More...


Classes Are Back in Session at USAPA University

Like so many other colleges and universities throughout the country, classes are back in full swing at USAPA University. And, another attribute that closely resembles other institutions of higher learning, this University is more fun than you can possibly imagine. ​Read More...



USAPA News & Information

Construction Underway for New Outdoor Pickleball Courts in Colorado Community

For the past five years, the Roaring Fork Pickleball Association, based in the town of Carbondale, Colorado has been in lengthy discussions with town officials over the construction of dedicated outdoor pickleball courts. Read More...



Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament Highlights First-Ever Wheelchair Division

The first USAPA Sanctioned Regional event with a wheelchair division was recently played at the Myrtle Beach Sports Center in South Carolina. Read More...



What does it mean to be a Pickleball Athlete?

Noe Sariban, PT, DPT

Let’s face it: Pickleball has arrived and is here to stay. It is no longer merely considered a game, and is developing into a competitive sport, with prize money for Pro divisions increasing year by year. Read More...  


Newsletter 2019 - Issue 5 - October