Pickle Ball. It is kind of a mix between ping pong and tennis. The game is suited for all ages and much of its attraction is that it is a low impact sport that is easier on the joints than sports such as tennis.
“It’s like a family game you can bring your grandchildren out and your friends. It’s just a lot of fun” said Yvonne Barron a Columbus resident and Pickle Ball player.
“Years ago it was in just thirteen states now it’s in all fifty states and countries around the world” said Pickle Ball enthusiast Dave Barron.
Elm Lake Golf Course in Columbus MS has recently installed a Pickle Ball court and patrons can get paddles from the clubhouse.