Pickleball Marion IA

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

Local Businesses

American Youth Soccer Organization

(319) 373-3326
4505 Lyons Dr
Marion, IA 52302

Marion Snap Fitness

3375 7Th Avenue
Marion, IA 52302

Curves Marion Ia

1119 – 7Th Avenue
Marion, IA 52302

Curves For Women

319- 447-9900
1119 7Th Ave
Marion, IA 52302

Indian Creek Country Club And Golf Professional

(319) 377-4489
2401 Indian Creek Rd
Marion, IA 52302


1119 – 7Th Avenue
Marion, IA 52302


792 32Nd Ave
Marion, IA 52302

Curves Marion

1119 – 7Th Avenue
Marion, IA 52302

Slender World

143 Marion Blvd
Marion, IA 52302

Slunder You

319- 447-2348
1101 Eagleview Blvd # 104
Marion, IA 52302

Serenity Center

(319) 377-5300
5250 N Park Pl Ste
Marion, IA 52302

Anytime Fitness Marion, Ia

(319) 373-2747
1101 7Th Ave.
Marion, IA 52302

Shaping Up

319- 373-3013
999 44Th St
Marion, IA 52302

Indian Creek Country Club

319- 377-4489
2401 Indian Creek Rd
Marion, IA 52302

Jungs Tae Kwon Do Academy Inc

(319) 377-3600
115 Marion Blvd
Marion, IA 52302

Pickleball FAQ in Marion, IA

How do you practice pickleball on your own?

Just as tennis players do, hitting against a wall can be very good practice. It isn’t very hard to find a wall somewhere that you can bang a pickleball against. Just put some tape on the wall at net height and you even have a target area. You can practice serves, dinks, volleys and drives using a wall.

How many steps is an hour of pickleball?

The study found that based on accelerometer data showing step counts, players averaged 3,322 steps per hour, and about 80 percent of singles pickleball play was of moderate intensity. (The rest was light intensity.) Doubles pickleball players moved less, posting only 2,790 steps per hour.

How do you find people to play pickleball with?

Looking for places to play pickleball, and people to play with? There’s an app for that. PicklePlay is an app that allows you to find courts near you (or someplace you are going), locate clubs, learn about events, and connect with players who match your skill set.

What is Rule 7 H in pickleball?

7. H. After the serveThe initial strike of the ball to start the rally., the ball contacts a player or anything the player is wearing or carrying, except the paddle or the player’s hand(s) in contact with the paddle and below the wrist.

Do you wear tennis clothes for pickleball?

Players wear just about anything comfortable and appropriate for the climate: athletic shorts, sweatpants, wicking apparel, t-shirts, etc. Tennis-style dresses and skirts for females are common.

What age group plays pickleball the most?

Pickleball is the fastest-growing sport in America for the past three years. Players 18-34 make up the largest percentage of pickleball players at 28.8% nationwide. There are currently 10,320 pickleball courts in the United States.

What is the #1 mistake beginner pickleball players make?

1. Scooting up after the serve. The most common mistake I see is that after serving, they scoot up a bit. The problem with this is that the return server is going to hit the ball as deep as possible, and if you’ve scooted up following your shot, you’ll have to run back or will have a very hard time returning the shot.

What is the most difficult thing to do in pickleball?

One of the hardest things to do in the sport of pickleball is to keep the pickleball low (while still over the net). A low pickleball will prevent your opponents from being able to go on the offensive with an aggressive shot.

What is the average age of a pickleball player?

Players aged 18 to 34 were the second largest age bracket, making up 18.5% of total participants. The average age of pickleball players was 38.1 years in 2021.

What is a Bert in pickleball?

A Bert is an advanced-level shot where a player leaps over the kitchen on the opposite side of the court to volley a ball. It is similar to an Erne, but becomes a Bert when the player crosses from the left side of the court to the right sideline or vice versa.

Can a 70 year old play pickleball?

Active older adults are especially drawn to the fun sport: The SFIA report notes that among the 1.4 million “core” participants — defined as those who play at least eight times a year — 60 percent are 55 or older and more than 33.7 percent are 65 or older.