Pickleball

A paddle sport created for all ages and skill levels. The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn, but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players.

Pickleball is a fun sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton, and ping pong. It can be played both indoors and outdoors on a badminton sized court with a slightly modified tennis net. Pickleball is played with a paddle and a plastic ball.

Age

45 and up

Fees

  • $3 city/$6 non city
  • 8 visit pass: $20 city/$36 non city
  • 12 Visit Pass: $30 city/$54 non city

Pickleball Levels Clarification

  • Novice: Pickleball 101 graduates and new players of less than two years. (exceptions may be made by staff)
  • Advanced Novice: Individuals that have been been playing more than 2 years, prefer a competitive game, but have no interest in tournament play.  Should also be able to fulfill criteria for 2.0 and some 3.0 rated playing level
  • Intermediate: 3 or more years of playing, non-tournament, not officially rated through USAPA and/or able to fulfill skill criteria of 3.0 rating
  • Advanced Intermediate: 3 or more years of play experience, tournment player with a 3.5-4.0 USAPA rating and/or can demonstrate 3.5 and up skill criteria
  • Skill criteria may be obtained via a request to staff

Schedule Effective Nov 8, 2019

Trinitiy Rec Center

6040 New Design Road, Frederick, MD 21703 Days: Mondays & Wednesdays

Times:
9-11am (Advanced Novice)
11am-1pm (Novice)
Day: Friday
Time: 10am-1pm (Novice and Advanced Novice)

Talley Rec Center

121 N. Bentz Street, Frederick, MD 21701

Days: Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays
Times: 10:30am-1:30pm (Intermediate and Advances Intermediate)

For additional times please call the registration desk at 301-600-1492.