2019 Minto US Open Pickleball Championships
YESSS!! It’s time for our annual list of who to connect with in pickleball. As our sport grows, so does the number of people and companies that are creating exciting content for all of us. Below is our list of who to follow/connect with or just check out in 2019.
The train is leaving the station...
It's now or never...
So, this is your one last official warning.
If you want to get 20% off our courses and apparel, click this link to go to our website.
Thank you for being a part of our family. Today marks the 1-year anniversary of Quick Pickle and we want to share the love with YOU!
We are offering 20% off everything today. Click this link to get the discount or use the code YEAR at checkout to get 20% off courses and apparel.
If you’ve been thinking about purchasing a course… now is the day to do it
If you need a hat or t-shirt for the court… now is the day to do it
Whichever holiday you celebrate, it’s that time of year!
We’ve put together the pickleball holiday gift guide whether you need a present or you have a pickleball addict in your life.
How do you get better at anything? By doing.
Want to shorten the learning curve? Learn from the best.
Invest in your pickleball game by partnering with a coach that will give you the correct instruction and confidence to compete at your highest level.
Ever wanted to ask a Gold Medal winner about how they go to that level?
Have a pickleball question for one of the top players in the game?
We’re putting together a webinar with Daniel Moore and would love to know what questions you want the answers to. We’ll create slides with questions for him to answer and could include yours.
Last week, the USAPA rolled out their new player rating system. The UTPR (USAPA Tournament Player Ratings) was established to have a more accurate assessment of all players.
With the previous or legacy system, the ratings were based on tournament directors and each player’s own ratings. (Surely no one would play down a level, would they?)
With tournaments getting bigger and more players entering the sport, it became difficult to track everyone correctly.
The UTPR is comprised using up to 3 years of tournament history from pickleballtournaments.com. It’s based on past performance and will help in seeding future tournaments.
I was playing doubles recently and had a match against a couple former tennis players new to Pickleball. I’ve shared some stats about the Tennis to Pickleball migration on our Instagram account and how great it is to see firsthand.
Our opponents as former tennis players were used to driving the ball but didn’t have much experience with the soft game.
“Dinking? What is that?”
Not being one to give unsolicited advice, I let them play using their banger or slammer techniques.
What do you do when playing against a banger?