Pickleball Fundamentals

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Learn the basics of the fast-growing sport so you can join in the fun. Includes over 40 drills and strategy for singles and doubles play. Great for beginners or intermediate players.

Pickleball Fundamentals Book

The Pickleball Fundamentals book is the first book authored by the United States of America Pickleball Association (USAPA). It is also the first novel to be endorsed by this organization. Invaluable information lies within the pages of this book; learn everything from the basics of the game (equipment, rules) to more advanced concepts such as strategies and the intellectual game. This book was written for readers who are beginners to the game or intermediate players wanting to learn new tactics. The 176-page book will keep you engaged from start to finish.

The information found within Pickleball Fundamentals spans a vast array of content. Each and every shot is covered, as well as all of the essential skills such as positioning and how to keep the ball under control. Chapters 4 through 9 are each dedicated to a specific shot so readers can developr a solid base for their technique. There are even drills so players can practice what they’re learning.

The Pickleball Fundamentals book should be a go-to purchase for every pickleball player regardless of their level of skill.


Pickleball Fundamentals, Master the Basics and Compete with Confidence
By USA Pickleball Association with Mary Littlewood
© 2015
176 pages
ISBN-13: 9781492504139
Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers
Dimensions: 6.9 x 9.9 x .50

Reviews (30)

  • Pickleball Product Review

    Aug 29, 2021

    Saeed Kronfli

  • Pickleball Fundamentals

    Jul 16, 2021

    Very good fast read and easy to understand

    Maxine Ross

  • Perfect book to start playing and improve your gam

    Jul 15, 2021

    Jul 15, 2021

  • Purchase

    Jul 11, 2021


    George Kline

  • An excellent resource

    Dec 23, 2020

    Great handbook for beginners.

    Debora Zachau

  • Great book for beginners.

    Aug 1, 2020

    Very informative w/lots of photos. Also love the chapter on stretching & exercises.

    Suzie K.

  • Satisfied

    Jun 30, 2020

    No Complaints


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    Aug 26, 2019

    peter falo

  • Covers it all

    Jan 8, 2019

    Wish I would have bought this two years ago when I discovered pickleball. It would have helped speed up my learning process.

    Pete Lauzon