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Manatee Middle School Receives Pickleball Package

MANATEE MIDDLE SCHOOL On February 17, 2017 thanks to two generous donors, Pickleball For All donated a complete pickleball package which includes 40 Paddletek paddles, 2 Wilson portable nets, 12 dozen balls, 2 sets of Wilson EZ court lines and a lock box that will carry it all.  This is with the support of Paddletek, […]

Volunteers Needed!

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED SIGN UP BELOW Southern Tropics Pickleball Tournament Series are run to raise funds for Pickleball For All a 501 (c)(3).  Through your help and support Pickleball For All donates equipment to those in need to promote a healthy lifestyle. We have just started a new program which is Pickleball For All Veterans. We […]

Pickleball & Hockey play together

It was a great night for pickleball and hockey!  There were close to 100 pickleball supporters that showed up to the Florida Everblades game at Germain Arena in Estero, FL.  We made history by playing pickleball for the first time ever in the Germain Arena.  Thanks to Casey Escarcega and Mike Kelly of the Everblades […]

Pelican Sound NEW Pickleball Courts!

Pelican Sound has grand opening of their brand new pickleball courts! I was fortunate enough to be part of this amazing event along with over 250 Pelican Sound residents. In a survey of 1200 homes 600 residents were interested in having pickleball courts in the community. After speaking to the crowd, I moved out of […]

Pickleball Year in Review 2015!

Happy Holidays Fellow Pickleball Supporters!   This is the Year in Review of “THE” exciting year we have had in the pickleball world in Southwest Florida. JANUARY – Four new courts were added to East Naples Community Park giving a total of 13 permanent pickleball courts and 12 temporary pickleball courts. Veteran’s Community Park – […]

Referee’s Needed for Tournaments

We are going to need referee’s for the following pickleball events: I Love Pickelball Tournament – February 5 & 6, 2016. Southern Tropics – Naples Pickleball Tournament – February 26 – 28, 2016 US Open Pickleball Championships – April 26 – May 1, 2016 We will help you through the process and an experienced referee […]

Halloween Results!

          Thank all of the volunteers who took time out of their day to help make history on 5th Avenue in Naples, FL.  This is the first time that pickleball was played on the prestigious 5th Ave!  A fabulous afternoon and evening of fun and great pickleball!  Special thanks to my […]

How to Lose a Pickleball Game! Humorous!!

How to Lose Games Always remember that about 75% all lost volleys are unforced errors. The following are common mistakes that we all make that can give up points or lose serves.   Usually, there are only 11 points in a game. You make a few of these mistakes, your opponents make a few good shots and you’ve […]