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Pickleball

Pickleball

Welcome to Pickleball at The J! At our facility, we offer the perfect blend of outdoor and indoor pickleball courts, providing you with the ultimate pickleball experience all year round. Whether you’re a seasoned player or just getting started, our wide range of offerings, including private lessons, group lessons, recurring clinics, a seasonal league, and exciting events and activities for both members and non-members, guarantees a thrilling and engaging time on the court. Come join our vibrant pickleball community, where fun, competition, and camaraderie blend seamlessly to create an unforgettable pickleball journey for players of all ages and skill levels. Get ready to swing those paddles, hit the courts, and experience the exhilarating game of pickleball like never before.

Facility 

  • 4 outdoor Pickleball Courts lined in the Zahler Funk Tennis Facility outdoor Tennis Courts at the J
  • 6 indoor Pickleball Courts lined inside the Donsky Gym

These predetermined times are for Pickleball players to show up at the courts to play. Please review the indoor and outdoor court times below. Schedules are subject to change. Please bring your own paddle. Balls will be provided at the Front Desk.

There should be no reservations made for Pickleball during open play, even if there is an open court.

Location: JCC Gymnasium or Outdoor Tennis Courts

Price: Free for Members | $15 Non-Members
Non-Members – CLICK HERE TO PAY

The Non-Members guest fee of $15 is solely for Open Play Pickleball indoors or outdoors and not for reserved pickleball courts. If you are a nonmember interested in reserving a pickleball court, please reach out to pickleball@jccdallas.org

Contact information: pickleball@jccdallas.org

Winter Outdoor Hours: 
Mondays – Thursdays: 7:00 am. – 9:00 am. and 3:00 pm. – 5:00 pm.
Fridays: 3:00 pm. – 5:00 pm.
Saturdays and Sundays: 1:00 pm. – 3:00 pm.

Winter Indoor Hours:
Tuesdays: 4:00 pm. – 6:45 pm. (Donsky Basketball Court #1)
Thursdays: 8:00 am. – 11:00 am. & 4:00 – 6:45 pm. (Donsky Basketball Court #1 )
Fridays: 8:00 am. – 11:00 am. (Donsky Basketball Court #1)
Saturdays: 2:00 pm. – 6:00 pm. (Donsky Basketball Court #1)
(from 3:30 to 6 pm., Donsky #2)

Our comprehensive individual and group lessons are tailored to elevate your game to the next level, regardless of your current proficiency. Our certified Pickleball pros will focus on the following crucial aspects of the game to enhance your skills:

  1. Mastering the art of a powerful serve
  2. Improving return techniques and strategic court positioning
  3. Nailing the execution of an effective third shot drop
  4. Perfecting the delicate dink shots
  5. Enhancing your volley and overhead shot precision
  6. Developing an overall strategic approach to take your game to new heights
  7. Our co-ed classes are open to both members and non-members, ensuring a diverse and inclusive learning environment. With lessons available in the morning, late afternoon, and evening, you can find a convenient time to fine-tune your skills. Remember, it’s the attention to detail that separates good players from great ones, and our certified pros are dedicated to helping you become a standout player.

To schedule private or group lessons with our certified Pickleball pros, please reach out to Gonzalo Morell by emailing gmorell@jccdallas.org or by calling 214-239-7143. Let’s work together to unlock your full potential on the court!

One-Hour Lessons

Member Non Member
Private $70 $89
Semi-private $45 $56
3 people $35 $44
4 people $30 $38
5 people $26 $35
6 people $25 $34
7 people $24 $33
8 people $20 $31

An Hour and a Half Lessons:

Members Non Members
2 people $70 $89
3 people $45 $56
4 people $40 $50
5 people $35 $44
6 people $31 $41
7 people $26 $35
8 people $24 $33

Tailored for newcomers, our pickleball clinic offers the perfect introduction to the sport, providing a fun and informative environment for those new to the game to learn the essentials and start enjoying the thrill of pickleball.

Date: Thursday, February 22nd
Time: 7 pm to 8:30 pm
Price: $30 members  | $38 nonmembers

Are you ready to dive into the exciting world of pickleball? Join us for our Beginners Pickleball Clinic that happens regularly! Whether you’re new to the game or looking to enhance your skills, our friendly instructors will walk you through the fundamentals, ensuring an enjoyable experience. Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to learn, play, and make new friends at our dynamic pickleball clinic! Register now and let the adventure begin!

Date: Wednesday, February 21st
Time: 7 pm to 8:30 pm
Ages: 18+
Price: $30 members  | $38 nonmembers

Ready to elevate your pickleball game to the next level? Our Advanced Beginner/Intermediate Clinic is held outdoors and it is designed to challenge and refine your skills! Join us for this dynamic clinic where you’ll receive expert coaching and guidance to take your pickleball prowess up a notch. Whether you’re looking to enhance your technique, strategize better on the court, or simply enjoy thrilling matches with fellow enthusiasts, this clinic has it all! Don’t miss your chance to improve, compete, and have a blast! Secure your spot now and let the pickleball excitement unfold!

Date: Tuesday, February 20th
Time: 7 pm to 8:30 pm
Ages: 18+
Price: $35 members  | $44 nonmembers

Join us for an exciting Pickleball Round Robin Competition! This one-night event promises intense competition, camaraderie, and coaching sessions to elevate your game. Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase your pickleball skills, learn from experienced coaches, and connect with fellow enthusiasts. Sign up now and let the pickleball rivalry begin!

Event Details:

Dates: February 13th & 14th
Time: 6:15 pm. – 8:45 pm.
Location: Outdoor Courts (weather permitting)
Registration & Cost: $25 Members | $32 Non – Members

∗ Weather Dependent: As we embrace the outdoor setting, please note that the event is subject to weather conditions

Competition Format:

  1. Round Robin: Engage in dynamic matchups against players of similar skill levels.
  2. Game Winners: The top 3 winners in each tier will emerge victorious, showcasing their pickleball prowess.
  3. Coaching Sessions: Elevate your game with coaching sessions after each match, ensuring continuous improvement.

Tiers & Participants:

  • Maximum Participants: Limited to 16 players and substitutes, ensuring a personalized and engaging experience.
  • Tier 1: TCD and Solid Intermediate
  • Tier 2: Advanced Beginner Co-ed

Get ready to swing into the action at our Pickleball Social Event, happening at the JCC Dallas on January 21st from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM. Immerse yourself in a thrilling mix of spirited competition, lively tunes, delicious pizza, and delightful refreshments for an unforgettable afternoon on the courts.

Date: Sunday, January 28th
Time:
12:00 pm. – 2:00 pm.
Costs: $25 for members | $32 for non-members
Location: JCC Dallas Tennis Courts Outdoors (weather dependent)

Don’t miss out on the excitement! Mark your calendars, gather your paddles and join us for an unforgettable Pickleball Social Event. If you run into issues registering for this event online, please drop us a line at gmorell@jccdallas.org


What to Expect:

  1. Inclusive Play for All Levels: Beginners, advanced beginners, and intermediate players, we welcome you all!
  2. Fun-filled Atmosphere: Join us for an afternoon of laughter, camaraderie, and friendly competition. Our community of pickleball enthusiasts is all about creating a welcoming environment for players of diverse backgrounds and abilities.
  3. Energizing Music: Groove to the rhythm as you engage in lively matches. Our event will be accompanied by upbeat tunes, adding a vibrant soundtrack to your pickleball experience.
  4. Pizza and Refreshments: Recharge between games with a spread of delicious pizzas and refreshing beverages. We’ve got the fuel to keep you energized and ready for the next exciting round.
  5. Socialize and Connect: This event isn’t just about the game; it’s an opportunity to connect with fellow players, make new friends, and share the joy of pickleball in a social setting.

Cancellation Policy:

Our cancellation policy requires that any cancellations must be made at least 24 hours in advance of the scheduled lesson, clinic, or event. Additionally, please note that in the event of a late cancellation (less than 24 hours notice), no refunds will be issued, nor will the option to transfer the payment to another clinic, event, or lesson be available.

Clinics and Events

Pickleball Clinics are a great way to up your game and further develop your pickleball techniques and strategies. They are offered throughout the year. Events are open to members & non-members. Skill levels are typically stated per event. 

Meet our Team

Assistant Professional Pickleball
Assistant Professional Pickleball