Pickleball Monterey CA

Find the best places to play pickleball near you in Monterey, CA. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced player, we can help you discover the top locations to play pickleball in Monterey, CA. From indoor and outdoor courts to community centers and parks, we can connect you with places to play pickleball in Monterey, CA and help you find the perfect match for your skill level and preferences.

Local Businesses

Get Fit Bay Physical Therapy And Fitness Center

(831) 375-5909
500 Lighthouse Ave
Monterey, CA 93940

Pasadera Country Club Golf Course

(831) 333-9105
100 Pasadera Dr
Monterey, CA 93940

Monterey Peninsula Yacht Club

(831) 372-9686
2 Wharf Ii
Monterey, CA 93940

Monterey Bay Swim Club

(831) 655-5646
Po Box 1571
Monterey, CA 93942

Pasadera Golf Community

(831) 647-7000
100 Pasadera Dr
Monterey, CA 93940

In Shape Health Clubs Inc

(831) 333-1835
2370 Fremont Street
Monterey, CA 93940

American Karate

623 Lighthouse Ave
Monterey, CA 93940

Z Club Fitness

(831) 649-8622
465 Pacific St
Monterey, CA 93940

Rising Star Gymnastics

2024 Del Monte Ave
Monterey, CA 93940

Pacific Movement Center Monterey

(831) 648-9314
660 Camino Aguajito
Monterey, CA 93940

Monterey Snap Fitness

399 Lighthouse Avenue
Monterey, CA 93940

Monterey Sports Center

(831) 646-3700
301 E Franklin St
Monterey, CA 93940

Bay Physical Therapy And Fitness Center

(831) 375-5909
500 Lighthouse Ave
Monterey, CA 93940

Monterey Body Conditioning

(831) 648-9314
660 Camino Aguajito Ste 204
Monterey, CA 93940

Snap Fitness

(831) 373-3990
399 Lighthouse Ave
Monterey, CA 93940

Pasadera Country Club

831- 647-2400
100 Pasadera Dr
Monterey, CA 93940

Garden Health & Fitness

831- 646-0550
2000 Garden Rd
Monterey, CA 93940

Body Worx Inc

2024 Del Monte Ave Ste D
Monterey, CA 93940

Cheryl Bruno Fitness Assessment

(831) 655-3199
2150 Garden Rd
Monterey, CA 93940

Selina’S Bodyworks

380 Foam St Ste F
Monterey, CA 93940

Pickleball FAQ in Monterey, CA

What are the 5 basic rules of pickleball?

Rule 1: No volleying in “”the kitchen”” Rule 2: There must be one bounce per side. Rule 3: You must serve at the baseline. Rule 4: Serves cannot land in the non-volley zone. Rule 5: The game ends at 11, 15, or 21 points.

Why is pickleball called pickle?

In the summer of 1965, pickleball was founded by Joel Pritchard, Bill Bell and Barney McCallum on Bainbridge Island, Washington. Within days, Joan Pritchard had come up with the name “pickle ball”—a reference to the thrown-together leftover non-starters in the “pickle boat” of crew races.

Can you yell out to your partner in pickleball?

If you want to tell your partner to not hit the ball, yell “”bounce it””, “”let it go””, “”no””, or “out”. Saying “”out”” before the ball touches the court is deemed communication between the players. Saying out after the ball touches the court is deemed an “out” call and stops play.

Can you bounce the ball on a pickleball serve?

The ball can be dropped from any height but cannot be thrown, tossed, or otherwise released with any added force to bounce it. Serve to the diagonally opposite service court from behind the baseline and on or within the imaginary extension of the sidelines and centerline.

Can you step into the kitchen in pickleball?

You can jump and land in the kitchen in pickleball so long as you aren’t hitting the ball as a volley. This would be a fault if your body is in the act of volleying and your momentum lands in the kitchen. If the ball has bounced first, or you just feel like jumping in, this would not violate volley motion.

How many calories do you burn playing pickleball?

But according to Parade’s source, “most estimates range from 8-10 calories per minute of pickleball played.” Let’s crunch the numbers: 8-10 calories/minute means 240-300 calories per game (assuming your game lasts about 30 minutes).

What should you not do in pickleball?

Trying to be too fancy or hit low probability shots. Making kitchen faults. Not taking centerline shots as the forehand player. Not letting shots go out. Not getting to the kitchen line. Hitting the ball too hard.

How do you know if you’re a 4.0 pickleball player?

4.0 Skills-Level The 4.0 player will distinguish themselves from the 3.5 player by possessing increased skills and strategy, or by more speed, power, or consistency. Consistently hit to their opponents’ weak side when possible. place their volleys with a good degree of accuracy.

What is a nasty Nelson in pickleball?

A Nasty Nelson is a shot on the pickleball courts where the server serves the pickleball to intentionally hit the opposing player nearest to the pickleball net (in other words, the opposing player that is not receiving the serve).

What makes a good pickleball court?

Pickleball courts measure 20′ wide by 44′ long (including lines). The USA Pickleball Rulebook recommends having an area at least 30′ wide and 60′ long in total space for safe play. Like tennis, courts are typically made with either concrete or asphalt. However, clay and grass surfaces are trending.

What does dink mean in pickleball?

A soft shot hit on a bounce from the NVZ intended to arc over the net and land within the opposing NVZ either straight across or diagonally crosscourt. An effective dink arcs downward as it crosses the net, creating a more difficult shot to return than a power shot.

Why do old people love pickleball?

Playing pickleball and other racket sports helps with hand-eye coordination. This is something that as we age is important, since it is required for many daily activities like eating or driving. These exercises also help with balance which is under threat with age, but essential to maintain to help avoid falls.