Ever wonder what shots the pickleball pros rely on?  The statistics from the Men's gold medal match for 2017 Grand Canyon State Games (excuse the typo in the attached document as the 2018 games have not yet occurred). The person compiling these stats needs a medal...

Here is some contact information for Alberta grants which clubs may apply to for funding.  Some clubs have received grants for various projects (if you have a story to share let us know and we'll post it on our website). Alberta Sport Connection  https://albertasport.ca/funding/ Don Wilson handles support...

While the headline isn't referring to what it takes to get pickleball thriving .. the photo is priceless!  Pickleball was on the national political stage recently in Edmonton! ...

Pickleball Alberta will from time to time bring items of potential interest to clubs, as we learn of them.  The Sport Law and Strategy Group (SLSG) based in Toronto, periodically runs webinars on topics of interest to sport organizations.  The cost to participate in these...

The Edmonton Journal recently published an article about the explosive growth of pickleball in their city - fueled by (among other things) the opening of dedicated courts this past summer.  If you have questions about how the Edmonton Pickleball Club (EPC) has accomplished all this...

We have formed two committees reporting to Mike Cooper, Director at Large on the PA Board of Directors: Referee Training & Development; and Player Development & Coaching.   Why?   To become a Provincial Sports Organization PA must have training and certification program for referees, as well as,...

Thanks to Mario (pickleball photographer extrodinaire) for preparing a video of the Mens and Ladies 4.5 doubles finals at  the 2017 provincial tournament:  the September Smash hosted by Parkland Pickleheads. It's inspiring to see how level play has grown at Alberta tournaments.  Congratulations again to Parkland...

The Central Lions Seniors Association (CLSA) Pickleball club in Edmonton clearly had a lot of fun at thier recent round robin event.  Many thanks to Mario for the photos and video club of - yes - the players being piped in! CLSA Piping in Pickleball And for...

The Edmonton Pickleball Club is making the most of the last weeks of fall on thier new courts.  Thursday nights have  become potluck and BBQ night. Friday afternoon was play and a BBQ.  They are doing something right in Edmonton playing, eating and socializing together. EPC...

Recently the St Albert Pickleball Club (SAP) initiated a “Best Practices” meeting with four near-by clubs.  The goal was to share best practices as well as challenges.  The meeting was attended by SAP, Edmonton Pickleball Club (EPC), Parkland Pickleheads and Srathcona County Pickleball Association (SPCA). Gary...