Watch pickleball grow (2019)

Watch pickleball grow (2019)

November 19, 2019 0 Comments


Congrats to all of those that participated in the 2019 Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships at Indian Wells Tennis Garden.  There were over 2,200 players vying for the $80,000 tournament prize purse.  Check out  Pickleball Tournaments for a list of the medal winners.

Do you want more info on the tourney including watching matchups on demand, check out the website here.  Next year’s Nationals will be at Indian Wells from October 31-November 8, 2020.


Watch our sport grow-

Have you seen all the new pickleball venues/restaurants opening up in the US?  Here are a few:


  1. Chicken N Pickle- currently in Kansas City, Wichita, and coming soon to San Antonio, Oklahoma City and Overland Park, KS
  2. Pickle Bar + Kitchen- coming soon to Overland Park, KS
  3. Smash Park- currently in Des Moines, IA
  4. Rally- coming soon to Manchester, VA

Know of any others?  Please let us know.


Our most popular post on Instagram-

Pickleball is here to stay especially in Charleston, SC where their pickleball club has more than 800 people on its mailing list alone.


This is so cool-

Recently I received an email from Expertido that said our blog, For the Love of Pickleball, is one of the best pickleball blogs.  Check out the other ones by clicking on this link- 9 Best Pickleball Blogs.


Black Friday-

Stayed tuned for an upcoming sale on our online video courses- Drop Shot Domination & Serving for Gold.  A portion of your purchase will go to Ear Community, a non-profit that advocates for children born with Microtia Atresia. 


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Good luck on the court,




Quick Pickle- For the Love of Pickleball

© Quick Pickle 2019


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  1. Heading to Indian Wells for the 2019 Margaritaville Nationals?

Here’s the facility info:

  • It’s held November 2-10 at Indian Wells Tennis Center in guess where? Indian Wells, CA
  • Indian Wells is 30 minutes from Palm Springs International Airport
  • There are 49 pickleball courts
  • More restrooms (hey ladies!) and concessions
  • Players have access to the Championship Court included in their registration


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  • When a player’s name is drawn, you will be entered in all events that you registered, if spots are available
  • Once the spots are filled, those not picked will be placed on a wait list
  • To participate you must have played in at least one of the qualifying USAPA-sanctioned events between July 16, 2018 and July 15, 2019. You are eligible to play in singles, doubles and mixed doubles events.ind

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July 17, 2019 0 Comments

Hi everybody,

The goal of Quick Pickle has always been to learn and get better at pickleball in a fun and entertaining way.  Hopefully, these blogs or our videos have made you a better player, made you laugh or at least smile. 

The most exciting part of pickleball for me is the social and welcoming attitude of the sport.  No other game has players that want you to succeed and feel like a part of a group or family like it does.  

I was very hesitant to share my story below because of how raw and personal it is, but if it can help one person then it is worth it.     

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