Membership and all ABQ Pickleball Club non-partnered events are free.

Newman Pickleball at Las Cruces
December 11- 13
The Picacho Hills Country Club
6861 Via Campestre, Las Cruces, NM
HIGHLIGHTING · Defensive Positioning · Doubles Drills · Team Games · Doubles Tactics · Tournament Strategy · Tournament
*Registration opens October 1 at 10am!
Sign up by calling 425 622 3462 or emailing
$225 per person. Includes 3 hours of instruction, 10-minute personalized video breakdown and team entry into the tournament. Swag bag given to top 3 teams!
geared towards 3.5+ teams

To all ABQ Pickleball Club Members,

The ABQ Pickleball Club leadership strongly urges our members to follow the Governor’s stay-at-home instructions, that all non-essential personnel stay home. The important link is If there are questions regarding the recommendations reference for all the latest information.

We are being asked to act as responsible citizens in following the State directives in order not to overwhelm the capabilities of our medical system. The directive includes the rule of limiting gatherings to not over 5 people, and to maintain a 6-foot distance from each other when gathering in groups of 5.

Currently, all Bernalillo County Community and Aquatic Centers (including pickleball at Paradise Hills, Raymond G Sanchez, Los Vecinos and Vista Grande) are CLOSED , due to precautions of the COVID 19-Coronavirus. This closure may change and we will keep you updated as the information becomes available. For the best up to date County information, please check

If you are interested in learning the game or improving your skills, please submit the form below.


Pickleball Rules
Local Pickleball Training
Manzano Mesa Multigenerational Center (MMMC) Pickleball Training
ABQ Pickleball Club Strategy Training
Doubles Pickleball Strategy 101 and 102
Online Tips and Training


Pickleball Rules

Click here for the
USAPA-Rulebook 2020

Official USAPA Scoresheets





Local Pickleball Training There are several pickleball learning and playing offerings included within the club, all of which are free: On the ABQ Pickleball homepage, check the on-line pickleball calendar for places to play. You are welcome at any venue, and the venue coordinator can give you information on training and assist in your learning the rules and training at that location. Paddles and balls are always available to use for free. All indoor venues are currently closed due to COVID-19 precautions.

The primary outdoor venues to learn pickleball are at Ventana Ranch (westside, weekday mornings) and Manzano Mesa (Eubank/Southern area). Maps to each are shown at here, as are the club hours. At Ventana Ranch ask for Kathy Baca or Margie Allen.

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ABQ Pickleball Club Strategy Training If you wish to receive tips, strategies and training while playing at your customary venue, please contact your venue coordinator or email Nancy or John expressing your interest. If you wish to help the training committee, please let us know. As with all our ABQ Pickleball Club functions, there is no charge for any of these offerings. Back to List


Doubles Pickleball Strategy 101 and 102

Here are a couple of videos giving some tips and strategies for playing doubles pickleball: Back to List


Online Tips and Training Here are a few websites that give some tips and pointers for improving your pickleball game. Some have videos to show strategies and techniques, some offer you subscriptions for continuing information, some present pointers from accomplished players. Try them out and see if you find anything helpful. Back to List