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WELCOME TO PICKLEBALL!

Pickleball at Tennis Point Vienna! 

Mondays to Fridays from 7:00 to 16:00 you have the possibility to play Pickleball. Paddles ("rackets") as well as balls you can rent at the reception. Also the rules you get as a handout, if you want.

You can book the court via telephone 004317999997.

 

If you want to play on weekends, please be so kind to call 00436763310079.

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OPEN PLAY | EVERY OTHER SUNDAY & FRIDAY

Every other Sunday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. as well as every other Friday from 7 p.m. to 9 p. m. you can participate in Open Play (all levels) with the group Pickleball Vienna (Wien).  On board, as Hostess, is Alicia Q. Wolfgruber, a pickleball trainer proficient in working with beginners and intermediates (Level 1).  She currently holds certification via the International Pickleball Teaching Professional Association (IPTPA) and  Deutscher Pickleball Bund e.V./International Federation of Pickleball(IFP) program. She also serves as a Diplomat for Austria with the International Federation of Pickleball. 

If you are there for the first time, she will go over the basics of the sport with you and you can start playing the game right away -  playing with all the participants.

The next open plays are:

Sunday, Dec. 3rd 14.00 – 16.00 

Friday, Dec. 8th 19.00 – 21.00 

Sunday, Dec. 17th 14.00 – 16.00 

Friday, Dec. 22nd 19.00 – 21.00

Friday,Jan. 5th 14.00 – 16.00

Sunday, Jan. 14th 14.00 – 16.00 

Friday, Jan. 19th 19.00 – 21.00

Sunday, Jan. 28th 14.00 – 16.00

Friday, Feb. 2nd 19.00 – 21.00

Sunday,  Feb. 11th 14.00 – 16.00 

Friday, Feb. 16th 19.00 – 21.00

Sunday, Feb. 25th 14.00 – 16.00 

Friday, March 1st 19.00 – 21.00

Sunday, March 10th 14.00 – 16.00 

Friday, March 15th 19.00 – 21.00

Sunday, March 24th 14.00 – 16.00

Friday, March 29th 19.00 – 21.00 

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What is pickleball?

Pickleball is THE trend sport from the USA. It combines elements from badminton, tennis and table tennis.  The game is played on a court the size of a badminton field, the net is approximately hip high, the ball has holes and the paddle resembles an oversized, slightly angular table tennis paddle.

What makes pickleball so popular?

Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the US. Since it is generally slower than tennis or badminton and is therefore very easy to learn for beginners and for people who are not keen on paddle-sports, it is very popular. But even if the joints sometimes pinch a little, Pickleball is a welcome alternative because it is very joint-friendly.

 

Where does this name come from?

The game was 'invented' in 1965 by 3 fathers who wanted to keep their bored children busy and cobbled together elements available from the 3 sports. Only some time later did the game get its current name - either after the Pickleboat (the boat with the remaining athletes) 

 

what are the rules

You can download the rules here.

We are happy to welcome you as the first (and so far only) sports center in Vienna
welcome to Pickleball!

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at 00436763310079
or by email to babsi.schmitt@tpv.at

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