March 30, 2020

Fine-Tuning Your Serve 

Developing a strong and consistent serve is one of the most simple and valuable things you can do to improve your game.

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 Sarah Ansboury 

March 30, 2020



Dingles is a fun drill game that helps to practice your dinks, blocks, and shot selection. All you need is four players on the...

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Christine McGrath

March 30, 2020

When to Lob

Utilizing a lob is a great tactic in offensive play at the NVL. Timing is the most important aspect of lobbing. Most often...

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 Sarah Ansboury 



March 30, 2020

Returning An Effective Cross-Court Dink

The cross-court dink is a very effective shot when trying to move your opponents off to one side—creating the opening down...


Jim Hackenberg

March 30, 2020

Warming Up 

Pickleball 411 is a highly successful show on Pickleball Channel that is dedicated to providing helpful information about the...

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Alex Hamner and Jennifer Lucore

March 30, 2020

The Slice Return

The ability to change pace and spin of the ball is one of the essential characteristics of a well-rounded/all-court pickleball...

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Irina Tereschenko

March 30, 2020

Choosing the Right Paddle

Have you ever wondered how a manufacturer could produce two paddles of identical size, yet one weighs half an ounce more?

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By Wayne Dollard

March 30, 2020

What Net to Get

Although paddles are usually top of mind in pickleball, don’t forget other important equipment needed to play.

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March 30, 2020

If the Shoe Fits

The key to your game's success - or failure - might be right beneath your feet

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By Mark Berton




 By Alice Tym

In the early 1970s, Timothy Gallwey’s highly successful book, “The Inner Game of Tennis...

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Calculated Speed-Ups and Premature ‘Attackulation’

 By Tyson McGuffin

Speeding up from the kitchen line and being sneaky is one of the most enjoyable things in pickleball.

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Where Should I Hit the Ball?

 By  Sarah Ansboury  & Nicole Hobson

How many times have you either said or heard that?This is usually meant 
as part of a strategy with...


Game-Based Drills

By Sarah Ansboury with Lee Whitwell

Whether you’re a social player going to open play or one who competes in a few tournaments a month...

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The Offensive LOB for Beginners

By Stephanie Lane

To be a successful lobber from the kitchen line, one of the most important aspects to focus on...

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5 Steps to a Winning Dink

By Rusty Howes

Here at Pickleball Channel we talk a lot about dinking, or the soft game, but what exactly is a dink...

Over the years we’ve been asked for advice on what to do in various playing 

How many times have you either said or heard that? This is usually meant as part of a strategy...

In the early 1970s, Timothy Gallwey's highly successful book, “The Inner Game of Tennis,”...

The USAPA Recreational Programs and Services Department is in full swing to establish a base...