Wrapping up 2017 with anticipation of an even better 2018!

It's that time of year where I like to reminisce on the past years travels and events, and look ahead to the upcoming year with anticipation.  I am always amazed at how much I seem to fit into a year,  but the best part is realizing how many long time friendships I have made, and … Continue reading Wrapping up 2017 with anticipation of an even better 2018!

Pickleball gift ideas for the holidays!

Fun pickleball gift ideas for your holiday gift giving! Click here to go to my store and see all my designs and gift ideas, Or click on any of the pictures shown!! Celebrate your heritage with something from the new Pickleball Uniting the World collection! Europe and North America USA and Scotland USA and Great … Continue reading Pickleball gift ideas for the holidays!

Does “friendly play” mean bending the rules?

We all know that when we play in a tournament, playing by the rules is required.  But, in recreational or "friendly play" is it necessary to stick to every, single rule? Boy, that's a question that could spark quite a debate, and actually recently did on another pickleball blog.  It also brings up a series … Continue reading Does “friendly play” mean bending the rules?

What’s the call?

I've really tried to be up on the rules of pickleball.  I've read the rule book, several times actually, and have a pretty good grasp of them. Sometimes though, there are situations that really require some extra thinking!  Here’s a scenario that had me stumped! Player A unexpectedly hits a soft service return, dropping the … Continue reading What’s the call?