Latest News & Events

Wednesday 12th June - Kingston London - Oh what a night!

Johanna Konta and Greg Rusedski  partnered up with the top 4 players in the country for a PickleballENGLAND pop up event – Pickleball SLAM.

We had around 230 attendees who really brought the atmosphere with them.    Link to the official photos.

Pickleball is growing fast!

We estimate that there are around 30,000 pickleball players in England.

Sport England’s Active Lives Survey results support this estimate.  We have registered over 8,500 players since our launch and we have ~600 places to play listed on our club locator.


Looking to try pickleball?  We have a list of upcoming taster sessions here.

Preferential rates for Club Insurance are back!  Effective 1st January, Meads are able to provide pickleball Club Insurance and preferential rates for PbE affiliated Clubs. Click here for more information.

2024 English OPEN

Over 1600 players have already registered for this year’s English OPEN.  The biggest and best pickleball tournament outside of the US.  Do you suffer from FOMO?   Pro player announcements will start soon!  Keep an eye on our English OPEN page. There is a registration link from the page too – it’s not too late but events are getting full!

English Nationals

What a great weekend we had at Bolton Arena.  It was like a massive family reunion.  For a link to all the photos from the event and results, click on the button above.

Save the 2024 English Nationals Dates

31st October – 3rd November we return to Bolton Arena. 

Franklin Premier Pickleball League

Team RAQT triumphed in Season finale of the first Franklin Premier Pickleball League season. Further details can be found here.

Season 2 will have two more leagues.  A challenger league and a Masters (50+) league.  Sign up deadline for all three leagues is end May, so don’t delay if you would like to be eligible for the draft.