TOURNAMENT RULES

Pickleball Alberta recommends that all play, both recreational and tournament, be played according to the official International Federation of Pickleball (IFP) rules which are adopted by Pickleball Canada Organization (PCO) and United States of America Pickleball Association (USAPA). All tournaments sanctioned by Pickleball Canada Organization follow the official IFP/PCO/USAPA rules and equipment specifications.

TOURNAMENT RULES

New rules are in effect February 15, 2019.

 

 

EQUIPMENT RULES

OFFICIATING INFORMATION

Pickleball Canada is in the process of establishing a Referee Certification Program.

Currently the first two levels have been established:  Scorekeeper and Referee in Training.  The remaining levels are being developed: Referee and Certified Referee.