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Pickleball is a fast-growing sport in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, with a funny name. Players say it is easy-to-learn, fun to play, and absolutely addictive. 



Racquet sports have been popular in Ocean Pines with the exploding popularity of pickleball.



Leonardtown, MD – The Department of Recreation and Parks will host the first Spring Fling Pickle Ball Tournament Saturday, April 25, 2020, at the Leonard Hall Recreation Center.



By Bill Green bgreen@newspost.com Pickleball, an increasingly popular racket sport, is a sort of mix of tennis, racquetball and pingpong. David Silberman, the USA Pickleball Association’s Frederick ambassador, says pickleball is the fastest-growing sport in the country. Although it originated more than 50 years ago in Washington state, it has been gaining in popularity in […]



Pickleball provides the tennis-type workout without all the stress on the knees from running By Bill Sells [caption id="attachment_10823" align="alignnone" width="250"] Chester ‘Chet’ Lord and his wife Mickey are pickleball state champions in the 80 to 84 age division for mixed doubles.[/caption] What are they doing? That’s what I wondered — as you might, too […]



Mayor Buckley has named Sara Aiken as the city’s ambassador of pickleball. They hope to have Annapolis recognized for the sport. By Kristin Danley-Greiner, Patch Staff Jun 13, 2019 Annapolis resident Sara Aiken has been named the city’s new ambassador of pickleball. (Shutterstock) ANNAPOLIS, MD — Not everyone is familiar with the fun that surrounds…



  STEVENSVILLE — Pickleball is a relatively new sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis. Two or four players use solid paddles made of wood or composite materials to hit a perforated polymer ball, similar to a wiffle ball, over a net. Queen Anne’s County Parks and Recreation has lined a third […]