Refrain from Coaching
During play, avoid giving unsolicited advice or coaching to other players. Save feedback for practice sessions or after the game if requested.
Mind the Kitchen
Players cannot volley (hit the ball in the air) while standing inside the NVZ. Be aware of your positioning, especially when at the net.
Apologize for Errant Shots
If you accidentally hit a ball into another court or hit another player, apologize and offer a friendly gesture to show it was unintentional.
Retrieve Balls Thoughtfully
When a ball from another court rolls onto your court, wait for the point to finish before returning it. Avoid disrupting the game by retrieving balls during a
Be welcoming and inviting to players of all skill levels. Offer tips and encouragement to beginners and play with a spirit of fairness and camaraderie.
Remember, pickleball is a social sport, and displaying good etiquette not only makes the game more enjoyable but also fosters a positive community on and off the court.