Category Archives: Tournament Insights

Articles pertaining to the world of tournament pickleball and beyond, authored by Pickleball Is Great.

Intro To Using PickleballTournaments.com

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By Pickleball Is Great  Special Contributor Your Player Profile And Account Page If you’ve played in a tournament, chances are that you’ve used pickleballtournaments.com. There is a lot of information available to you through the software. This article will hopefully contain a few new tidbits of information for you. After you’ve initially signed into your […]

Singles: During Tournament Play

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By Pickleball Is Great  Special Contributor This month Pickleball Is Great presents a series of articles on Pickleball singles play. This is the fourth and final installment in that series. I’ve learned the singles game. I love being responsible for cover 100% of the court. The more aggressive game fits my style of play. So […]

Singles: Strategies

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By Pickleball Is Great  Special Contributor This month Pickleball Is Great presents a series of articles on Pickleball singles play. This is the third installment in that series. While many of the basic pickleball skills are shared with the singles and doubles game, their strategies are very different. You will have to change gears and […]

Singles: The Rules

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By Pickleball Is Great  Special Contributor This month Pickleball Is Great presents a series of articles on Pickleball singles play. This is the second installment in that series. Intrigued about pickleball’s other event – singles? Does the more aggressive, hard, deep groundstroke game seem to match your style of play? Let’s find out some unique […]

Singles: Pickleball’s OTHER Event

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By Pickleball Is Great  Special Contributor This month Pickleball Is Great presents a series of articles on Pickleball singles play. This is the first installment in that series. Most pickleball players have only been introduced to the doubles game, and it makes sense. Many of us see pickleball as a social sport, and it’s more […]

Fifty Five Years Of Pickleball: Pickleball Hall Of Fame

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By Pickleball Is Great  Special Contributor This month Pickleball Is Great presents a series of articles looking at the first 55 years Of Pickleball. This is the fourth and final installment in that series. As we remember our origins and think about recent growth and changes, we should also celebrate who we are as pickleball […]

Fifty-Five Years Of Pickleball: Growth Of The Sport

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By Pickleball Is Great  Special Contributor This month Pickleball Is Great presents a series of articles looking at the first 55 years Of Pickleball. This is the third installment of four in that series. Have you noticed how popular pickleball is becoming? Some facilities boast 30+ courts, and they seem to all be filled. Court […]

Fifty-Five Years Of Pickleball: Changes In The Game

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By Pickleball Is Great  Special Contributor This month Pickleball Is Great presents a series of articles looking at the first 55 years Of Pickleball. This is the second installment of four in that series. It is amazing to see the progression and growth of pickleball over these 55 years. Watch an interview with co-founder Barney […]

Fifty-Five Years Of Pickleball: Origins

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By Pickleball Is Great  Special Contributor This month Pickleball Is Great presents a series of articles looking at the first 55 years Of Pickleball. This is the first installment of four in that series. This summer we celebrate 55 years of pickleball. It was back in the summer of 1965 when Joel Pritchard, Barney McCallum, […]