News and Notes

News and notes on the world of pickleball, from the latest venues and coverage of the coolest trends from coast to coast.

The Kitchen

Jared Paul and Jason Aspes, cofounders of The Kitchen, have built a vibrant virtual community of people who love this sport

Meet The Boat Builder Who’s Making Stunning Wooden Paddles

The founder of Shipwright Paddles uses his woodworking skills to make high-performance paddles

Emma Watson Plays Pickleball On Vacay

The Harry Potter actor designates some time for dinking

Drew Barrymore Gets Her Pickleball On

Drew Barrymore and her talk show sidekick Ross Mathews play pickleball to find out what all the fuss is about

Meet the Artist Who Gets Her Inspiration From The Court

Erin Curry celebrates pickleball in her paintings

5 Picks You’ll Want to Pack for Your Pickleball Vacation

Game-day gear for playing at your peak while looking sleek

Kenny Loggins Cuts Loose On The Court

The pickleball-loving pop star tells us all about his passion for playing

3 Awesome New Places to Dink Around

Three pickleball courts that are the cream of the new crop

Net Gains

Pickleball players across the country share their stories of the sport

Smash Hits: The Newest Game-Day Gear

Game-day gear for playing at your peak while looking sleek