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Pickleball Paddles For Beginners

Beginners, here is the category designed specifically for making your decision easier. These paddles work great for beginners due to their cost-effectiveness, great sized face or ideal weight. They range from simple wood to advanced graphite. We know that some folks just are not ready to commit to an expensive paddle, so we’ve gathered the best paddles for beginners who just want to dip their toes in the pickleball water without jumping fully in. Whether you’re wanting a huge paddle face or just something affordable, you’ll find it here. We’re happy to help you choose a paddle; just call us at (888) 854-0163.
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Middleweight, polymer-core paddle, great for entry level up to pro level. Choose from two color options. Rally Tyro 2 Pro Paddle

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Responsive paddle with great control. Versatile middle weight offering a large sweet spot.

Middleweight/Medium Grip

MSRP: $59.99
Sale Price: $49.99

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Champion Spark Pickleball Paddle-poly core paddle, light weight. Choose from two colors Champion Spark Pickleball Paddle

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A great value for the beginner or younger player. Features a durable polymer core and polycarbonate face.

Lightweight/Small Grip

MSRP: $44.99
Sale Price: $34.99

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V510 Hybrid Pickleball Paddle by Vulcan Vulcan V510 Hybrid Paddle

This mid-weight, thick-core paddle from Vulcan offers exceptional control and good power.

Middleweight/Large Grip

Price $79.99

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Stryker 4 Graphite Pickleball Paddle, poly-core and graphite face. Stryker 4 Graphite Paddle

This is a lightweight graphite paddle, perfect for beginner or intermediate players. Features polymer core.

Light-Middleweight/Medium Grip

Price $79.99

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Rally Meister Bundle- includes two wood paddles with premium cushion grip and four indoor balls Rally Meister Bundle - two wood paddles/four balls

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This is a great option for those just starting with this sport. Two great wood paddles and four pickleballs.

Heavy-Super Heavyweight/Medium Grip

MSRP: $29.99
Sale Price: $19.99
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Middleweight, polymer-core paddle, great for entry level up to pro level. Rally Flare Graphite Pickleball Paddle

This graphite paddle is perfect for those entering the sport. Light-middle weight poly-core paddle offers great control and quick reaction time.

Middleweight/Small Grip

Price: $49.99

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Rally Meister Wood Paddle Deluxe Bundle- includes four wood paddles and 6 indoor pickleballs Rally Meister Wood Paddle Deluxe Bundle - 4 paddles/6 balls

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Bundle includes four durable wood paddles and 6 indoor balls. This economical bundle will get you out on the pickleball court without breaking the bank.

Heavyweight/Medium Grip

MSRP: $54.99
Sale Price: $34.99
You save $20.00!

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The Babolat XPLR Pickleball Paddle with half-inch thick polypropylene core and fiberglass face comes in a youthful red-blue-yellow color combination, and is offered in one weight and grip option. Babolat XPLR Pickleball Paddle

Composite fiberglass provides pop, while polymer core delivers a solid feel for all-court play. Medium weight range with 5" long handle.

Middleweight/Small Grip

Price $79.00
Kanga Wood Paddle Deluxe Bundle- includes four wood paddles and 6 indoor balls Kanga Wood Paddle Deluxe Bundle - 4 paddles/6 balls

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Bundle includes four durable wood paddles and six indoor pickleballs. Great way to save money while playing doubles.

Heavyweight/Medium Grip

MSRP: $44.99
Sale Price: $34.99
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Dart Composite Pickleball Paddle by GAMMA Dart Composite Pickleball Paddle

This poly-core paddle from Gamma offers a lightly textured face and honeycomb grip.

Middleweight/Small Grip

Price $69.99

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Lightweight, no-frills paddle, great for the beginner. Rally Tyro 2 Composite Paddle

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Basic economical starter paddle,middle weight, versatile, poly-core paddle. Choose from single paddle, 6 or 12 count.

Lightweight/Small Grip

MSRP: $44.99
Sale Price: $35.99

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The Kanga wood paddle is cut from white maple with a high quality perforated, black cushion grip. Features our pickleball playing Kangaroo logo! Kanga Wood Paddle

Great for clubs, schools and YMCAs. Features our sporty pickleball playing kangaroo design.

Heavy to Super Heavyweight/Medium Grip

Starting At: $13.99

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The Response Picklebal Paddle offers thin or standard grip sizes. Response Pickleball Paddle

A lower cost option of the popular Response Pro offers some of the same great features with a slimmer core. Available in thin or standard grip.

Middleweight/Small or Medium Grip

Price $74.99

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The Spectrum Pickleball Paddle is available in two colors and two grips sizes. Spectrum Pickleball Paddle

Prince has created this economy version of the popular Spectrum Pro. Choose from two grip sizes.

Middleweight/Small or Medium Grip

Price $74.99

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Stryker 4 Composite Pickleball Paddle, poly-core and fiberglass face. Stryker 4 Composite Paddle

This is a lightweight composite paddle, perfect for beginner or intermediate players. Features polymer core.

Light-Middleweight/Medium Grip

Price $69.99

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Kanga Wood Paddle Bundle- includes two wood paddles and four balls Kanga Wood Pickleball Bundle - two paddles/four balls

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Our newest wood paddle packaged in a bundle is an affordable way to introduce new players to the sport. Includes two wood paddles and four pickleballs.

Heavy to Heavyweight/Medium Grip

MSRP: $24.99
Sale Price: $19.99
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Diller Wood Pickleball Paddle 2 Pack with 4 pickleball balls. Diller Wood Paddle Two Pack with Four Balls

Bundle includes two wood paddles, four pickleballs and rule sheet.

Heavyweight/Medium Grip

Price $24.99

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The Rally Meister wood paddle is cut from white maple with a high quality perforated, black cushion grip. Colorful orange and blue graphics are protected with satin varnish. Rally Meister Paddle

This paddle is lighter than most other wood paddles and has a high quality cushion grip for increased comfort.

Heavy to Super Heavyweight/Medium Grip

Price $13.99

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Diller Wood Paddle 4-Pack Bundle Diller Wood Paddle 4-Pack Bundle

Four Diller wood paddles and four Jugs indoor balls. Great for new players or those on a budget.

Heavyweight/Medium Grip

Price $44.99

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Vulcan V320 Hybrid Pickleball paddle, available in either blue or pink behind a big black "V" logo. Vulcan V320 Hybrid Pickleball Paddle

Lightweight paddle with weight biased toward the handle, making this one of the easiest-to-maneuver paddles with tons of "pop" that newer players enjoy.

Lightweight/Small Grip

Price $49.99
Vulcan V330 Hybrid Graphite Pickleball Paddle, choose from lime green or purple laser designs behind a big black "V" logo. Vulcan V330 Hybrid Pickleball Paddle

Graphite surface with polymer core creates a reactive yet controllable combo. Balanced weight, traditional shape, with small grip.

Light-Midweight/Small Grip

Price $59.99
   
 
All sizes and weights listed are approximate.