Pickleball in Huntsville, Alabama


Welcome to the Huntsville, Alabama pickleball web page. In Huntsville there are 6 indoor locations available to play pickleball up to 7 days a week (depending on season). See the Locations & Times tab above. Please use the Contact Us page to leave comments, offer suggestions for new features for this site or to ask questions about pickleball. We have 242 members in the club.


If you are a true beginner and want to learn to play the game, please attend one or more of our true beginner clinics. After learning to play the game, you are welcome to play at any of our locations. Please see the Locations & Times tab to locate the clinics for the true beginners. Click Here to view a description of true beginners.

If you live in the city of Huntsville or in nearby areas, after playing several weeks at one or more of our locations, we ask that you join the Huntsville Pickleball Club and supply your own paddle.

Click the image below to view a few photos from our recent tournament.

The latest news and events.

Huntsville Pickleball Tournament – Thanks.

December 5th, 2016 | Posted by: Sheila Davidson

Thank you to everyone who participated in and assisted with the Huntsville Pickleball tournament on December 3rd.

Congratulations to the following 1st place winners in each division:

Recreational Division – Robin Hodges and Patrick DeSantis

Mixed Doubles Division – Beth and Ken McCullough

Men’s Division – Maurice Long and Karl (KK) Kennemore

A special thanks to the director and assistant director of the tournament, Cathy Maner and Elaine Fisher. Ladies you did a wonderful job.

Also thanks to those who assisted with the Christmas party.

The food at the Christmas party was delicious and everyone enjoyed visiting, and listening to the music.

A special thanks to Al Yancey and the band members. The music was an extra treat.

Merry Christmas to Everyone,


Saturday and Sunday play cancelled.

November 18th, 2016 | Posted by: Sheila Davidson

Until further notice Saturday play is no longer available at Fern Bell Recreation Center.

Until further notice Sunday play is no longer available at Optimist Park.

Next week gym closings.

November 3rd, 2016 | Posted by: Sheila Davidson

Berachah Recreation Center will be closed November 7-11 for floor refinishing.

All Huntsville Recreations Centers will be closed on Friday, November 11, for Veterans’ Day.

If you usually play at Berachah on Monday, Wednesday, you are welcome to play at Brahan Spring or Optimist.


Brahan Spring and Optimist courts are being taped Monday.

Brahan Spring court will be taped beginning about 8:30 a.m.. The court should be ready for play about 10:00 a.m.

Optimist court will be taped beginning at 10:30. (Because courts are being taped, playing time may be much shorter at Optimist)

Additional playing times.

October 31st, 2016 | Posted by: Sheila Davidson

Because Fern Bell and Optimist gyms will be closed October 31-November 7 and Brahan Spring gym will be closed November 1-7 for floor refinishing, Berachah and Max Luther have given the pickleball club additional hours of play.

If the times listed below are not convenient , you may play at Berachah or Max Luther whenever pickleball is scheduled.

If you usually play at Fern bell on Tuesday and Thursday, please play at Max Luther on Tuesday and Thursday from 12 p.m.-2 p.m.

If you usually play at Optimist on Monday and Wednesday, please play at Berachah on Monday and Wednesday from 12:30 p.m.-3 p.m.

If you usually play at Brahan Spring on Wednesday and Thursday, please play at Berachah on Wednesday, from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and at Max Luther on Thursday from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. PLEASE NOTE THAT BRAHAN SPRING GYM IS OPEN FOR PLAY ON MONDAY OCTOBER 31.

Everyone is welcome to play at Berachah on Friday, November 4, from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


Friday Evening Pickleball at Berachah Recreation Center.

October 5th, 2016 | Posted by: Sheila Davidson

What: Friday evening pickleball

Where: Berachah Recreation Center

When: Every Friday evening until further notice

Time: 6:30-8:45 pm

This Friday (07-Oct-2016) is partner night. You will play with the same partner for the evening. You may come with a partner or get a partner when you arrive. All are welcome.

Pickleball Spin Clinic.

September 19th, 2016 | Posted by: Sheila Davidson

The clinic on how to spin the pickleball, held at Brahan Spring Recreation Center, on Wednesday, September 14, was well attended and quite informative.

Thank you Dan Graham for coaching the clinic.

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