The Excitement of Pickleball Tournaments

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Pickleball enthusiasts and sports lovers alike have reason to rejoice as the PPA tour announces its upcoming tournaments for the year 2023. These tournaments promise to be full of excitement and intense competition, with players from different states and regions vying for the coveted titles.

Golden Ticket Baird Wealth Management Seattle Open Presented by Holland America Line

Seattle, the birthplace of pickleball, will play host to the first tournament of the season. The Lower Woodland Tennis Courts will welcome local favorites Riley and Lindsey Newman, along with Lea Jansen, who brings her college tennis experience to the court. It’s worth noting that Washington State has declared pickleball as its official sport, showcasing the immense love and passion for the game in the state.

The Takeya Showcase Presented by Best Day Brewing

Moving down to California, the tour arrives at the Los Cab Sports Village in Fountain Valley for the Takeya Showcase. With its close proximity to the beaches, this tournament promises to bring out the best in the top players. Orange County residents Mary and Maggie Brascia will be eager to put on a show for the local crowd.

Vulcan Tournament of Champions

Utah will witness a thrilling event as the Brigham City Pickleball Courts host the Vulcan Tournament of Champions. This historic tournament, celebrating its 10-year anniversary, attracts a strong and passionate fanbase. Local favorites Callie Smith, Tyler Loong, Meghan Dizon, Spencer Smith, and Etta Wright will have the full support of the crowd as they battle it out for glory.

Golden Ticket Vulcan Kansas City Open Presented by Chicken N Pickle

The PPA tour makes its first visit to Kansas City, creating an air of excitement in America’s heartland. The event serves as a golden ticket event for entry into the USA Pickleball National Championships, attracting players from Kansas, Missouri, and surrounding states. The local favorites, Dylan Frazier, Lucy Kovalova, Matt Wright, Jay Devilliers, and Pat Smith, will bring a strong following and aim to leave their mark on the tournament.

Baird Wealth Management Cincinnati Open Presented by Vizzy

The Cincinnati Open, presented by Baird Wealth Management and Vizzy, offers increased rewards and points on the PPA schedule. The prestigious Lindner Family Tennis Center, also home to the Western & Southern Open pro tennis tournament, will witness intense matches as players strive for pickleball supremacy. Ohio will require the absolute best from the top pickleball pros to claim the title.

Guaranteed Rate PPA Championships Presented by Thorlo

Las Vegas takes center stage as the PPA tour returns to the Darling Tennis Center. Set in the historic desert of Nevada, this tournament is sure to witness grand duels and fierce competition. Former Las Vegas resident AJ Koller will be determined to leave their mark, further adding to the excitement surrounding this major championship.


The location for the CIBC Open, set in Boca Raton, Florida, is yet to be determined. However, the anticipation for this event remains high as players prepare to showcase their skills in this picturesque setting.

Hilton Head Open

The beautiful Hilton Head Island in South Carolina will host the Hilton Head Open. Set against the stunning backdrop of the Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort, this tournament promises to be a visual delight. The location for the event is yet to be determined, further adding to the anticipation and allure surrounding the tournament.

Biofreeze USA Pickleball National Championships Powered by Invited

The biggest pickleball event of the year, the Biofreeze USA Pickleball National Championships, is set to take place just outside of Dallas, Texas. With over 4,000 players expected to participate across various age and skill levels, the competition will be fierce. The event will not only feature thrilling matches but also offer off-court entertainment, including top music acts, Dallas cuisine, and much more.

Hertz Gold Cup

The PPA returns to Florida and the well-known pickleball destination that is Pictona. Anna Leigh Waters, the world’s number one women’s player, will be eager to showcase her skills in her home state and conquer the field in this exciting tournament set in Orlando.


The CIBC PPA Finals, held at the picturesque Life Time Athletic Country Club in San Clemente, California, will mark the culmination of a year’s worth of hard work and great results. The top point earners in 2023 will battle it out in all five disciplines to be crowned the first-ever PPA Finals champions.

All-Star Week

Wrapping up the 2023 season, the All-Star Week will provide a unique and entertaining format for players to showcase their skills. Located at the beautiful Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, this event, now in its second year, promises a holiday trip to remember on the iconic Las Vegas Strip.

As the PPA tour announces its upcoming tournaments, fans and players alike can look forward to a year filled with thrilling matches, intense competition, and unforgettable moments. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a pickleball enthusiast, these tournaments offer something for everyone. Mark your calendars and get ready to immerse yourself in the thrilling world of pickleball.

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