Pickleball Court Olympia WA

Find the best pickleball courts near you in Olympia, WA. Whether you’re looking for indoor or outdoor courts, we can help you find the perfect place to play pickleball in Olympia, WA.

Karen’S Custom Fit

509 12Th Ave Se Ste 4
Olympia, WA 98501

The Strong Center

1820 Black Lake Blvd. – Suite 101
Olympia, WA 98512

Johansen School Of Ballet Etc

412 Jefferson St Se
Olympia, WA 98501

Curves Tumwater

6200 Capitol Blvd. Sw – Ste. A
Olympia, WA 98501

Curves Olympia Wa – West

2302 Harrison Avenue Nw, Suite 204
Olympia, WA 98502

Anytime Fitness

(360) 352-2600
5743 Little Rock Road Sw
Olympia, WA 98512

La Fitness

(360) 339-6209
1200 Galaxy Dr Ne
Olympia, WA 98516

24 Hour Fitness

(360) 943-0825
621 Black Lake Blvd Sw
Olympia, WA 98502

Super Slow Zone

703 Lilly Rd Ne
Olympia, WA 98506


510 Franklin St Se
Olympia, WA 98501

Curves Olympia

2302 Harrison Avenue Nw – Suite 204
Olympia, WA 98502

World Premier Fitness

7143 Martin Way E.
Olympia, WA 98516

Ignite Fitness

111 Tumwater Blvd
Olympia, WA 98501

Lord’S Gym

(360) 236-9799
111 Tumwater Blvd Se
Olympia, WA 98501


(360) 528-3422
6200 Capitol Blvd Se Suite A
Olympia, WA 98501

Curves Tumwater Wa

6200 Capitol Blvd. Sw, Suite A
Olympia, WA 98501

Proactive Sportsmed

7961 29Th Ave Ne Unit B
Olympia, WA 98516

Bally Total Fitness

(360) 438-2800
200 Sleater Kinney Rd Ne
Olympia, WA 98506

Jenny Craig Weight Loss Centres

3415 Pacific Ave Se
Olympia, WA 98501

Abundant Fitness Center – Kettlebell Olympia Fitness Gym

(360) 705-4412
2968 Limited Lane N.W.
Olympia, WA 98502

Pickleball Court FAQ in Olympia, WA

Can I make a pickleball court at home?

And while playing pickleball isn’t much fun by yourself, setting up a court can be a do-it-yourself project that’s incredibly rewarding. With a little know-how and the right space, in no time you can be on your way to enjoying a temporary or even permanent place to invite friends for a little friendly competition.

Why is pickleball more fun than tennis?

Most importantly, pickleball is just more fun and is a much faster, more creative sport. The variety of shots and angles is much greater in pickleball than in tennis. Pickleball dinking and volleying is much more prolonged, varies more dramatically in speed, and is starkly more interesting than tennis rallies.

What are 5 common mistakes that a beginner pickleball players often make?

Rush When Serving. The fast fire nature of pickleball keeps us moving through points smoothly and with few breaks. Take Their Eyes Off The Ball. Wear The Wrong Shoes. Don’t Move Their Feet. Panic. Wrapping Up: Add In Some Practice Time.

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.

Can the ball hit your body in pickleball?

Hand Hitting the Ball: Balls hit by the paddle hand below the wrist while holding the paddle, are legal. It is a fault if a ball hits any other part of the body.

Will a pickleball bounce on grass?

Essentially yes, there is no stopping you from playing non-serious pickleball on a grassy surface. However, you would find competitive, professional pickleball competitions played on it for the simple reason it leads to variability of bounce.

Can you make a pickleball court in your backyard?

Pickleball Points: Yes, you can have a court in your own backyard — for a price.

What is the smallest size pickleball court?

The court shall be a rectangle 20 feet wide (6.10 m) and 44 feet long (13.41 m) for both singles and doubles matches. A total playing area 30 feet wide (9.14 m) and 60 feet long (18.28 m) is the minimum size that is recommended.

Do you have to be in shape to play pickleball?

Pickleball is typically played as doubles (with two teams of two), but can also be played one-to-one. The smaller court size makes pickleball easier on the body — there’s no need to cover a huge area on foot the way you may need to while playing tennis — so athletic prowess isn’t a prerequisite here.

What is sandbagging in pickleball?

A: The practice of sandbagging—athletes competing in tournaments below their actual skill level to increase their chances of winning—has invaded pickleball, partly due to the game’s surging popularity.

What is the best return in pickleball?

If you hit a short return, you are allowing your opponent to move towards the net with momentum. To prevent this, you want a return that consistently hits the back third of the service box. The deeper the return, the better. The ideal shot has your opponent hitting their third shot at or behind the end line.

Can I make a pickleball court in my driveway?

For people looking for a pristine, smooth, and perfectly level court, Randy recommends working with a certified court builder. But for those looking to create a place to play the game you love on a tight budget, you can quite easily turn your driveway into a pickleball court.

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.

What is rule 6 d 7 in pickleball?

6. D. 7. Players shall not call a ball “out” unless they can clearly see a space between the line and the ball as it hits the ground.

What is not allowed in pickleball?

The serving motion for pickleball must be upward This means the server’s arm must move in an upward arc when the ball is struck. No hitting from above, or from the side. The point where the paddle makes contact with the ball must be below your waistline, specifically below the level of your navel.