Author Archives: ABQ Pickleball Club

About ABQ Pickleball Club

New Mexico's largest pickleball club offering free open pickleball play at various indoor and outdoor venues year-round.

NSG Celebration of Athletes

Please don’t forget to plan on participating in the Celebration of Athletes. There are some directions/instructions for this event. NM and the ABQ Pickleball group will be huge and of course fun. Celebration of Athletes Wednesday, June 19, 2019 7 … Continue reading

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Volunteer to help – 2019 National Senior Games!

You can be a big part of the National Senior Games in Albuquerque by becoming a volunteer. SIGN UP now!! For most volunteer positions, including licensed medical provider, please use the National Senior Games link of  (e.g. hospitality). Here is … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Joyce

Congratulations to our great pickleball friend, President of the ABQ Pickleball Club, and outstanding athlete, Joyce Paulsen. Joyce was named the 2018 Female Athlete of the Year by the NM Games. At the 30th Anniversary opening ceremonies for the 2019 … Continue reading

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5 Hidden Health Benefits of Pickleball

Here is an article from Silver Sneakers (3/26/19 Newsletter) about the health benefits of pickleball. Great read!

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What’s a Rating and How Do I Get One?

From Prem Carnot, Check out my highly-acclaimed Ratings & Goals Guide, which gives you simple “yes or no” criteria to identify your current skill level, and tells you EXACTLY what to practice next in order to improve your game. Click here to download … Continue reading

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Donate Pickleball Equipment

Do you have paddles you don’t use anymore? Portable nets you stored in the garage and don’t need? The ABQ Pickleball Club is affiliated with the NM Senior Sports Foundation (501.c.3), and because of this affiliation you can make equipment … Continue reading

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Afflicted By Bad Karma From Being a Pickleball Snob

Without a doubt, the best way for you to keep improving is to play with better players. It forces you to play at the top of your ability, makes you pay for your mistakes, and puts you on the fast-track … Continue reading

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