Let's start with the basics: You know you want to start playing this popular new sport called pickleball. You know you can easily recruit a bunch of friends to join the fun. What you don't know is what equipment you need to start and equally as important, where exactly you can get it all.
Luckily, we've put together a comprehensive guide you and your pickleball partners will need at the outset. (More on that later.) Here's the CliffsNotes version: If you've never played pickleball before, you'll need 1.) a paddle 2.) gear to set up a court 3.) a good pair of shoes and 4.) proper attire.
Which brings us to the second part of your inquiry and our surprisingly easy answer: You can cop everything from Franklin Sports, making the process of getting out onto the court pretty darn seamless. Read on to find out more about our favorite pickleball purveyor.