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Can You Play Pickleball On A Tennis Court?

Can You Play Pickleball On A Tennis Court?

Despite the popularity of pickleball and it's being around for many years, it’s not always easy to find a pickleball court to play on. This prompts the question: can you play pickleball on a standard tennis court? In short, yes, you can play pickleball on a standard...

Pickleball Vs Tennis | Which One Rules?

Pickleball Vs Tennis | Which One Rules?

There’s an interesting trend in racquet sports happening across North America. It appears that more and more tennis players are moving over and becoming pickleball players. What’s fueling the pickleball vs tennis game debate is the fact that during prime...

Force Your Opponents Into Misses & Pop Ups With Aggressive Dinking

Force Your Opponents Into Misses & Pop Ups With Aggressive Dinking

In this blog we're going to go deep on one of the most important aspects of pickleball - dinking. Specifically dink variety. Historically the pickleball dink has been viewed as a gentle shot hit from up at the non-volley zone line that is basically just pushed over...

#1 Return of Serve Tip To Take Charge Of The Point

#1 Return of Serve Tip To Take Charge Of The Point

Having a successful and imposing return of serve all boils down to one word - TIME. Specifically, you want to find ways to buy time for yourself with your return all while still pressuring your opponents and giving them less time and space. Why do you need to create...

5 Killer Attacking Mistakes Costing You Points You Should Have Won

5 Killer Attacking Mistakes Costing You Points You Should Have Won

Here at prime time we're definitely for attacking. But, we’re not for attacking every ball that comes your way. One big mistake that we see is many players attack on just about everything. They don’t really have much of a plan other than to hit it as hard as they can...

Develop 4.0+ Control & Feel BY YOURSELF in less than 10 minutes/day

Develop 4.0+ Control & Feel BY YOURSELF in less than 10 minutes/day

One of the main skills that separates advanced pickleball players from the rest is their ability to control the ball. They can speed it up or slow it down at will. They can also pick a target on the court that is quite specific and either nail that target or get...

5 Forehand Groundstroke Problems That Are Hurting Your Game

5 Forehand Groundstroke Problems That Are Hurting Your Game

I see many players making some really BIG forehand groundstroke mistakes and their WHOLE game is suffering as a result. You can't make your opponents pay for weak shots and you can't setup for finishing shots as you otherwise could with a strong forehand groundstroke....

5 Common Backhand Mistakes Made By Pickleball Players At Every Level

5 Common Backhand Mistakes Made By Pickleball Players At Every Level

One of the shots we see players struggling with the most is the backhand. That makes sense, it's just not as easy to hit the ball leading with the back of your hand as it is the front of your hand. So, I can understand why people have more trouble on the backhand side...

5 Key Tips For Total Control On Your Pickleball Volleys

5 Key Tips For Total Control On Your Pickleball Volleys

Want to gain gain total control over your pickleball volleys? You should! The skill of being able to volley (take the ball out of the air before the boucne) well from any part of the court is a crucial skill to advancing and playing at higher levels of the game. These...

3 BIG mistakes Made By Most Pickleball Players 4.0 & Below

3 BIG mistakes Made By Most Pickleball Players 4.0 & Below

We should all be watching pro pickleball matches to learn from the best right? Yes! There’s definitely a lot to be learned from watching high level pickleball. You can study their footwork, their stroke technique, their shot selection, their shot patterns, how they...

Pickleball FAQs answered – Q&A with Jordan & Nicole

Pickleball FAQs answered – Q&A with Jordan & Nicole

The PrimeTime Pickleball Team livestream replay celebrating 10K subscribers is here! We answer many frequently asked questions about pickleball and PrimeTime. We dive deep on why we started the channel, what’s to come, how comments help shape the channel, pickleball advice and much much more…

Pickleball Strategy: Smart defense to get back in the point

Pickleball Strategy: Smart defense to get back in the point

Have you ever heard the phrase “offense wins games, defense wins championships”. Well, that rings very true in the pickleball world as well. Often we focus on offense because it’s sexy. It’s more fun to win a point than it is not to lose a point. But the truth is that the best players have both devastating offense and incredible defense. Here’s how to develop great defense…

3 Easy Ways To Improve Your Pickleball Game

3 Easy Ways To Improve Your Pickleball Game

As fun as it is, Improving can be hard because it may take longer than you would like. You have to learn new skills and then drill them in to your muscle memory over long periods of time. However some fixes can be quick and have a big impact on your game. Here are 3 easy ways to improve your game today!

Consistent & Accurate Dinking with Top Coach Daniel J Howard

Consistent & Accurate Dinking with Top Coach Daniel J Howard

It’s one thing to be able to dink it back and forth over the net consistently and it’s a whole other thing to move the ball around in the box with control and accuracy. You have to be accurate and aggressive with you dinks. Here’s a great way to develop that skill…

Serve POWER lesson | ADD 10mph+ to your serve!

Serve POWER lesson | ADD 10mph+ to your serve!

In today's video we're going to show you how to add at least ten miles per hour to your serve. All right we're going to talk about serving. Serving is very vital to the game of pickleball. Yes, it starts the point it, starts the rally in a game but al it sets up...

The #1 Way to Improve Your Game In 2019

The #1 Way to Improve Your Game In 2019

Welcome to PrimeTime Pickleball, my name is Jordan Briones and in today's video we just want say Happy New Year and thank you and also at the end of this video I'm gonna tell you the number one way that you can improve your game and take your game to the next level. I...

Deep Slice Returns | How to train a deep and low return of serve

Deep Slice Returns | How to train a deep and low return of serve

One of the best possible options available to you with your return of serve is to hit a slice. The slice is not only limited to the backhand side but you can use it on your forehand return too. The reason why it's such an effective options as a return is that you can...

Forehand Misdirection | The attack that they’ll never see coming

Forehand Misdirection | The attack that they’ll never see coming

If you're not yet at the advanced level then chances are that you need to get to work on getting rock solid on the fundamentals. Strong dinking, consistent third shots, deep serves & returns, patience and strategy. It's important to spend 99% of your drilling time on...

How Soft Is Your Touch? | Dinking with Daniel J Howard

How Soft Is Your Touch? | Dinking with Daniel J Howard

In this video we are very lucky to be joined by Coach Daniel J Howard. Daniel shows a great drill to develop soft hands to improve your dinking. Unattackable dinks are an essential skill to develop in order to play winning doubles pickleball. Soft hands and knowing...

3 Keys To A Killer 3rd Shot Drop