Everyone can play, even the entire generational family from kids, to parents, to grand parents - and now it's become all the rage in Hollywood! Professional athletes like Steve Deacon (number 5 world ranking) and number 1 ranked worldwide Ben Johns (who makes USD $250k/year) play on the two professional APP and PPA tours.
In a few years I think that we will see tennis players on the cusp of the pro tour opt to play Pickleball instead, says AXIOS recently. Enthusiasts are making courts out of driveways, streets and back yards. Stu Upson CEO of USA Pickleball says "If you've ever swung any sort of a racquet before, you can become competent in an hour".
Shouldn't you check it out to see what your missing??