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Pickleball Rule Review: A “Standing” Rule
There is only one rule that requires you to stand in a certain place during pickleball: when you are serving at the time the ball is struck, you must stand…
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Rules Review: Too Excited in Pickleball?
When is Exuberance Illegal? In doubles play, it is important to communicate with your partner. You might call shots, yell warnings about balls that are likely out, call your partner…
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Rule Review: What’s the Limit?
Everything has a limit, right? Well maybe…..but knowing the speed limit will certainly help you stay out of trouble. What about pickleball limits? Here are a few questions to test…
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Rule Review: The Great Ball Controversy
Why do we have so many different balls at the pickleball courts? Ball preference is always a hot topic! Last summer, I was listening to Chris from the Pickleball Show…
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Rule Review: Foot Faults
We are very aware of the kitchen line and watch for feet crossing it while volleying. We should be paying the same attention to foot faults during serving. You don’t…
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Rule Review: A Swing and Miss
A Swing and a Miss is ok, sometimes. Did you ever have a really bad day at pickleball play? Your timing seems off and you can’t see the ball coming…
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Pickleball Rule Review: Let Serve
A let serve means let’s do that again! If your serve touches the net yet somehow continues to make it across the net, beyond the kitchen line, and into the correct…
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Pickleball Rules- Pickleball Paddle Envy? Size Matters
Sometimes equipment makes the player. I wouldn’t personally blame my paddle for my misses, but the right gear can increase your confidence and improve your game. There are only a…
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Pickleball Rules: What Hit Me?
Sometimes your best shot is a duck! It is a fault against you if the ball hits you, even if it just brushes the hairs that are sticking out on…
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Pickleball Line Calls-Out or In?
When you play pickleball, you are actually a player-ref. The rules require that you call out balls when you see them and that any doubt MUST benefit the opponents. How…
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Playing Tip: Calling Lines
Playing Tip: Calling Lines-Never in Doubt             How would you like to hear your dentist say “I think that was the right tooth.” Or have your banker say “that check probably…
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Pickleball Rules-Avoiding the Kitchen
Everyone knows that you cannot hit the ball before it bounces if you are in the kitchen. What some may not realize is that you cannot let your momentum from…
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Pickleball Rules-Is an Erne Legal
Do you know that you are allowed to stand anywhere on or off the court at any time during play? The only exception is when you are serving. You must…
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Pickleblall Rules- Hit by the Pickleball
If a ball in play hits you, it is a fault against you. That’s true even if it only grazes your hair. And it doesn’t matter where you are on…
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Pickleball Rules- The Line is Good
It’s true that a ball that hits the line is good. In other words, the line is considered part of the court. But it’s not that simple. Do you know…