by Pickleball Superstore March 04, 2023
Players who are new to pickleball quickly find out some of the quirks of the sport. Getting started can consist of learning the basics of pickleball by reading articles (see link below), watching YouTube videos, taking lessons, joining ladders and/or spending time on the pickleball courts with friends.
With starting a new game, you need to get comfortable with all of the new pickleball terms. We've assembled a list in this article below, however, as the sports keeps maturing, more terms are being added all the time.
When getting started in pickleball, understanding the rules is essential. There are many rules which are unique to pickleball. Spend some time watching videos and reading articles. Here is a picklebal rules overview article:
Here is a good article to provide more information on the 2023 pickleball rule changes:
Once you get comfortable with the rules and how to play pickleball, it's time to find a place to play. There are public pickleball courts, private courts and clubs. Actually, pickleball courts are popping up all over the place with the rapid increase in player interest. Check out this article for finding pickleball courts:
We created a buying guide for pickleball beginners and anyone else looking to find a paddle. There are many and they are quite different. Paddles have many specifications:
Here is a list of helpful references for you when buying a pickleball paddle: