Pickleball Shots

Looking to add a shot to your game? This is the place to learn shotmaking skills at every level.

We’ve all been there. You get too much height on a return volley and it sets up your opponent for a smash or a high-velocity forehand. Fear not. In those moments, you still have a chance to counteract as long as you relax and keep your h...

Looking to up your pickleball game? Add a slice. So what is a slice? It’s a shot that puts backspin on the ball when you hit it. This backspin occurs by slicing your racket underneath the ball in a downward motion as you return it.  In...

Two of the most important shots in pickleball are the essential dink, and the rare but mighty overhead smash. Though they’re opposites in many ways, both of these high-risk, high-reward shots are key to mastering the game of pickleball. ...