The ultimate guide to choosing a pickleball paddle – EVERYTHING you need to know!

The ultimate guide to choosing a pickleball paddle – EVERYTHING you need to know!

This is the ultimate guide to pickleball paddles. I know this video is long, but it’s necessary in order to jam everything into one single video!

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12 Comments

  1. Randy Charles on April 15, 2021 at 9:01 pm

    Are you going to review the new Selkirk power paddles? They look interesting, Great video



  2. Jim Waldemarsen on April 15, 2021 at 9:02 pm

    Do you use an over grip? My hands sweat a lot. Looking for feedback as to what is better the Wilson comfort Pro or the Tourna Grip? Any experience with these two?



  3. LatiNoble on April 15, 2021 at 9:07 pm

    Great video. I’m loving the new molded paddles from gear box. Can you maybe do a short video about demos and when it might be a good idea to start demoing paddles.



  4. Devin Lugar on April 15, 2021 at 9:24 pm

    Thank you for the amazing video! I’ve been looking for this sort of information everywhere and it was extremely helpful! Keep up the great content👍🏼



  5. P W on April 15, 2021 at 9:26 pm

    Great videos… Thanks for all of the great tips, tricks, and information. QUESTION: I’ve seen numerous references to hybrid paddles. Does hybrid refer to materials, style of play, dimensions, or some other aspect of paddle description? Thanks…



  6. Dale Voigt on April 15, 2021 at 9:29 pm

    You can take the handle grip off and sand down a handle if you need to make it smaller. Of coarse it is way easier to make it larger by wrapping the handle.



  7. Vicki Windman on April 15, 2021 at 9:33 pm

    Very informative



  8. Mark Greenquist on April 15, 2021 at 9:35 pm

    Great video. Really appreciate what you do. Thanks so much.



  9. Randy on April 15, 2021 at 9:37 pm

    I like the Selkirk paddles, and have settled on the S2 AMPED, which was really pushing my budget at $150. I fortunately got a second one on sale at a local sporting goods store a while back for $118. What is up with the new Selkirks at $200! I guess sponsored pros can have them, but for a fixed income retiree $200 is mighty steep.



  10. Bryan Patton on April 15, 2021 at 9:46 pm

    So how long does a Pickleball paddle last ? How long is it good for? I’ve heard as little as 3-4 months of average play.



  11. c stoner on April 15, 2021 at 9:56 pm

    Another great video! As you spoke about balance, it seems to me that if the center of gravity is closer to the handle, you would have more wrist control, but less power, and towards the tip, less wrist, more power. Is this true? I realize there are a lot of factors that could override my simple physics view.



  12. Exploring Theology Channel on April 15, 2021 at 9:57 pm

    Can you recommend 5 top paddles that are standard shape and weight?