LOCAL PICKLEBALL GUIDE – North Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta, Georgia is a tennis city that is slowly warming up to pickleball.  Most folks who play pickleball in Georgia can be found in the Atlanta suburbs.  You pickleball fans, you know how to win over your tennis friends, right?

Places to Play

A comprehensive list of places to play in the state of Georgia can be found on the USAPA.org website, Places to Play listing.  One place deserves special recognition:

Pickleball at The Village at Towne Lake - Earley Court

Pickleball at The Village at Towne Lake

The Village at Towne Lake, Woodstock, Georgia  is the home to the very first community pickleball court in the area. The court is named after Dr. Thomas Earley, who is well known among the Georgia Pickleballmania crowd.

Ambassadors

Ambassadors are volunteers who have pledged to promote the sport of pickleball and the USAPA in the local area they have applied to represent. They may be individuals or couples, or a group of ambassadors working together as a team. The main prerequisite is a love of the sport and the desire to share our game with others of all ages.   These folks welcome your questions about promoting pickleball in your community:

Ann Earley  770-401-7355  Canton GA
Tom Earley  770-401-7355  Canton GA
Larry Pullman  678-457-4272  Atlanta GA
Patrice Dunn  678-230-3620C  Cartersville GA
Steven Dunn  678-613-0341C  Cartersville GA
Alan Bragman  678-777-1161  Atlanta GA

Court Construction Companies

If you are planning to build a pickleball court, these companies have experience in building sport courts in your area:

CBA SPORTS – http://www.cbasports.us/
Talbot Tennis – http://www.talbottennis.com/
Certified Tennis Court Listing http://www.sportsbuilders.org/tennis/ctcb.cfm

Clubs

Pickleball Clubs organize for fun and for pickleball competitions.  These clubs are in located in the North Atlanta vicinity:

North Georgia Pickleball Club
Marcus JCC of Atlanta

Tournaments

The USAPA.org website lists all registered tournaments in the U. S.  The North GA Pickleball Club Annual Fall Classic is one of the local tournaments that offer an opportunity for rated competition.

Recent Articles

You can read about pickleball in the North Atlanta area by clicking the links below:

North Georgia Pickleball Club

Pickleball Craze reaches Atlanta Suburbs

The Perils of Pickleball

Links to YouTube Videos

The North Georgia Pickleball Club

 

 

5 thoughts on “LOCAL PICKLEBALL GUIDE – North Atlanta, Georgia

    • Hi Gloria, The best source for information on places to play is the USAPA.org/places-to-play-pickleball/ website. Conyers and Covington are not listed, but you may find another town near you. Otherwise, it sounds like an opportunity for you to get something started. Good luck,

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