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Kansas City Open Benefits Susan G Komen Foundation
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When Kansas City's iconic Kemper Arena looked like it was headed to demolition in 2017, few would have predicted that it would become one of the nation's premier pickleball venues just a year later.  After a $39 million renovation, the facility is now known as HyVee Arena and sports two floors... Read more...

New Indoor Pickleball Facility Opens Up in Connecticut
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Connecticut’s very first indoor pickleball facility recently opened up to rave reviews. Located in Oxford, the brand new complex consists of four courts with permanent net poles, a cushioned surface and a temperature-controlled environment which is ideal for those cold, wintry days and nights... Read more...

Inaugural Georgia-Florida Pickle Bowl
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On the gridiron, the Southeastern Conference matchup between the University of Georgia and the University of Florida is always hotly contested. The Bulldogs-Gators rivalry recently spilled over to the pickleball courts in the inaugural Georgia-Florida Pickle Bowl. Every October, the annual Flor... Read more...

2018 USAPA West Regional Tournament is in the Record Books!
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Southern California was the site for the 2018 USAPA West Regional Tournament hosted at the beautiful Claremont Club. Holding true to the notion “…it never rains in Southern California…” the weather for this 3-day event hovered in the mid-70’s and proved ideal for players and spectators a... Read more...

Pickleball World: Time to make those New Year resolutions!
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As we approach the New Year, what better time to talk about resolutions? How many of you made New Year Resolutions for 2018, and wish you had been able to keep them? As they say, hindsight is 20/20, and had you kept your 2018 resolutions, odds are you would have been better off than where you curr... Read more...

From the Board
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From the Board..... Thanks to those members who were able to attend the membership meeting at the 2018 Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships!  We hope that the meeting proved to be informative for you and that you were able to get some of your questions answered.  While we did not ... Read more...

Watch Pickleball This Saturday On ESPNEWS!
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Watch Pickleball This Saturday On ESPNEWS! Saturday, December 22 at 1PM ET / 10AM PT   In case you missed the original showing, the special 1-hr. encore presentation of the Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships from Indian Wells, CA will air this Saturday on ESPNEWS at 1PM ET ... Read more...

New Rating System goes into effect on January 1, 2019! 
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Don't forget the new rating system goes into effect on January 1, 2019!    If you are registering for a tournament on or after January 1, 2019 you must have a USAPA Tournament Player Rating (UTPR) or legacy rating. Please remember that during registration, you are not able to change... Read more...

St Jude
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The USAPA and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital are working together to help families and patients in need. While monies are donated from events throughout the year, so much more can be done. During this holiday season, give thanks to the healthy kids in your life and try to give to those who ... Read more...

National Pickleball Hall of Fame Inducts Three New Members
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Three worthy individuals who are instrumental in the development and growth of pickleball were recently inducted into the National Pickleball Hall of Fame. Ceremonies took place on November 6 at the Margaritaville USA National Pickleball Championships at Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Palm ... Read more...

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