Who Are The Next Pickleball Pros
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Clayton Echard, The Bachelor from Season 26
will be the host of Season One of Pickleball
Paddle Battle, hosted at Pickleball Kingdom in
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ANGIE, 25 British Columbia, Canada : "Eh" Merging Northern Star
Hailing from the beautiful landscapes of Canada, Angie Walker is a sports enthusiast with a passion for outdoor adventures. Her journey from a Division 1 tennis player at Idaho State to the world of pickleball is nothing short of remarkable. <read more>
BRANDON, 25 Philadelphia, PA : The Pickleball Whiz is Grindin'
Meet Brandon Fritze, a true blue-collar pickleball warrior hailing from the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia, PA. By day, he's grinding through the 9-5 hustle, working hard to make ends meet. But behind the scenes, Brandon's chasing a dream that's as bright as the Philly skyline – to earn his ... <read more>
DANNY, 28 Scottsdale, Arizona : No Racquet Required!
Hailing from the world of Division 1 soccer at Ohio State University, Danny Jensen had his eyes set on a promising career as a professional soccer player. His talent was undeniable, and he was already garnering attention from pro teams. However, a fateful kick to the face abruptly halted his dream ... <read more>
David, 36 New York City, NY : From MIT Math to Pickleball Path
Hailing from the bustling streets of New York City, David Iba brings a unique blend of skill, determination, and an irresistible personality to the world of pickleball. At the age of 36, he has emerged as a rising star in the tristate area's pickleball scene, capturing hearts and victories along ... <read more>
Jack, 25 Clearwater, FL : Mr. Pickle, Diligent In His Pursuits
Hailing from North Carolina and now residing in sunny Clearwater, Florida, Jack Holloway is a multifaceted athlete who's making waves in the world of pickleball. With a background as a career tennis pro and a college degree in professional tennis management, Jack's journey ... <read more>
Jennifer, 40 Minnetonka, MN : The Ninja "Pickleball" Warrior
Hailing from the picturesque town of Minnetonka, Minnesota, our pickleball powerhouse, Jennifer Tavernier, is no stranger to the world of athletic competition. Meet the former American Ninja Warrior, Season One, turned pickleball sensation, already taking the pickleball world ... <read more>
Jessica, 25 Sharpsburg, GA : The Reigning Pickleball Princess
Hailing from the vibrant city of Sharpsburg Georgia via Atlanta, Georgia, Jessica Mason is more than just a registered nurse. She's a fierce competitor on the pickleball court, often adorned in the latest pickleball fashions, earning her the well-deserved
Nickname ... <read more>
Kaitlin, 29 Nashville, TN : Music City Mic Drop
Introducing Kaitlin, a remarkable contestant, hailing from Manhasset, NY. Currently stationed in Nashville, Kaitlin's dynamic career as a news and sportscaster has led her to become a prominent voice in the industry. Beyond her broadcasting endeavors ... <read more>
Kaitlyn, 31 Lake Como, NJ : The Pickleball Chique
Meet Kaitlyn Kerr, the pickleball dynamo with a heart as big as her love for the game. Nestled by the sparkling waters of Lake Como, New Jersey, she's the always rememberable vibrant spirit that makes pickleball ... <read more>
Keven, 33 Honolulu, HI : Trick Shots in Paradise!
Nestled in the tropical beauty of Hawaii, Keven Wong stands out as a devoted husband, father, and a true sensation on the pickleball court. His name resonates through the Honolulu pickleball community as the "trick shot ... <read more>
Kristine, 43, Cedar Rapids, IA : Advocating for Victory on the Pickleball Court!
Introducing Kristine Diehl, a tenacious contender hailing from Cedar Rapids, Iowa. At 43, Kristine holds both a law degree and a master's degree, but her true passion lies in pickleball. With unwavering determination, she's ... <read more>
Nicola , 39, Ventura, California : Her Highland Handles Will Make Haggis Outta Ya
Introducing Nicola Slater, a spirited competitor hailing from Ventura, CA, by way of Scotland. At 39, Nicola's journey from being a professional tennis player on the tour, ranking as high as #165, to becoming a dedicated ... <read more>
Sheldon Kolawole 28, St. Louis, MO : Bringing the Blues to his competitors
Meet Sheldon Kolawole, a 28-year-old St. Louis native and die-hard sports aficionado with the clout to back it up. Sheldon's roots in the heart of St. Louis run deep, making him a true embodiment of ... <read more>
Tanner Tomassi, 23, Ocean City, New Jersey : Jersey Sure!
Introducing the dynamic Tanner Tomassi, a 23-year-old sensation hailing from the sun-soaked shores of Ocean City, NJ. With a passion for pickleball that's as fervent as the ocean waves, Tanner is ... <read more>
Tiffany Ash, 31, Denver, Colorado : From Teaching Tales To Pickleball Prevails
Meet the remarkable Tiffany Ash, a dedicated 31-year-old grade school teacher hailing from the vibrant city of Denver, Colorado. With an unwavering determination . . . <read more>
Zak Parks, 29, Jacksonville Beach, Florida : The Florida Phenom
Meet Zak Parks, a 29-year-old force to be reckoned with from the sunny shores of Jacksonville Beach, Florida. With an unquenchable thirst for competition and a natural flair for the dramatic, Zak is making waves as . . . <read more>
16 Players have been selected to compete over 7 days
2 Winners will be crowned
1 Female & 1 Male will secure a 1-year Pickleball Kingdom
sponsorship contract which covers up to 20 U.S. events entries.
+ travel, lodging & per diem
Compete against the ELITE of Pickleball both on & off the court
Expect intense matches, challenging drills & the unexpected, while
microphones capture every drop, dink, cross, slam, cheer, boo,
hiss, miss & high-five!*