It sounds like tennis they look like Ping Pong and kind of plays like badminton but it's none of the above this is pickleball and pickleballers will tell you it's a sport you can really sink your teeth into despite it having nothing to do with the food it was the most amazing.

Life-altering experience pickleball popularity has exploded with an estimated more than 4.8 million players Nationwide it's a great way just to get exercise it's easier to learn than tennis while the origin of the name is Up For Debate pickleball itself has been around since the 60s with interest surging during the pandemic many setting.

Up makeshift courts in this contest 211 in driveways and Parks even athletes like LeBron James and Tom Brady starting their own teams I'm coming to dominate the sport the sport projected to be worth 256 Million by 2028 the pickleball phenomenon found Mary Cannon and Erica Desai founders of City pickle it's easy.

You need a wiffle ball a paddle sneakers the duo is behind New York City's first pickleball Club this weekend they celebrated the successful launch of this pickleballers paradise at Central Park's historic woman rink 14 professional grade courts we're just expanding the opportunity for people who've been curious about pickleball haven't had the.

Chance to play Maybe they've seen it on TV but they've never actually played it themselves or fee the pickleball proficient or curious can play or take lessons I got a crash course learning the basics of serving scoring and some slang most notable The non-volley Zone AKA kitchen getting pickled or ending of scoreless it's fun.

There's something silly a little Whimsical about it part of what city pickle would like to do is is bring that joy and community of pickleball to people in urban areas and so we're thrilled to be able to offer this opportunity to New Yorkers no longer in a pickle with a new home to play ball thanks for watching our YouTube channel.

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Pickleball is sweeping the nation and becoming America’s fastest-growing sport. NBC’s George Solis went to New York’s Central Park to see firsthand why the pastime has skyrocketed in popularity.

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