Pickleball Rookie narrows down gift ideas for pickleball players, perfect for any holiday or special occasion, including Mother’s Day and Father’s Day!
We’ve got you covered if you’re searching for unique gifts for pickleball-playing parents. Our comprehensive guide includes everything from pickleball equipment to thoughtful accessories that will delight the pickleball enthusiast in your life, no matter the occasion.
Why not make your favorite pickleball-loving mom or dad feel extra special with these fantastic gift ideas for pickleball players? Here’s a sneak peek at some pickleball gifts to consider for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, or any other special event:
Pickleball hats are a great way to keep the sun out of your eyes and face during outdoor play. Pickleball hats also help absorb sweat and keep your hair out of your eyes.
|Super Fly Retro Pickleball Hat||6 Panel Low Profile Mesh Back Trucker Hat||Click Here|
|Pickleball Washed Vintage Dad Hat||One Size Fits Most, Comfortable Everyday Fit.||Click Here|
|Pickleball Embroidered Cotton Dad Hat||100% cotton with buckle||Click Here|
|Fila Pickleball Adjustable Strap Back Performance Hat||Official Fila Pickleball merch||Click Here|
|Pickleball Heartbeat Vintage Washed Baseball Cap||Unique and fresh design||Click Here|
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Pickleball socks are a great way to show your pickleball pride. Pickleball socks come in a variety of colors and designs; I prefer super-high ones with just enough cushion and sweat absorption.
|Super Fly Goods Performance Crew Socks||Custom blend of cotton, nylon, polyester, and spandex||Click Here|
|Foot Traffic Pickleball Socks||65% cotton, 15% nylon, 15% polyester,and 5% spandex||Click Here|
|Pickleball Novelty Socks||Unique design||Click Here|
|Pickleball Woven Mid-Calf Socks||RUNTECHNOLOGY® blend of 80% Polyester (Moisture-wicking) | 10% Nylon (Strength) | 5% Rubber & 5% Spandex||Click Here|
|I Swear I was Aiming for Your Feet Socks||80% Cotton, 17% Polyester and 3% Elastane||Click Here|
Pickleballs are explicitly designed for the sport and are made of plastic with anywhere between 26 – 40 holes. There are indoor and outdoor balls; there is no mandated color, but yellow is the most common. Learn more about types of pickleballs.
|Franklin Sports Outdoor Pickleballs - X-40||USAPA approved; available in yellow, orange, pink||Click Here|
|Onix Pure 2 Outdoor Pickleball Balls||USAPA approved; heavier weight||Click Here|
|Gamma Photon Indoor or Outdoor Pickleballs||USAPA approved; high-visibility||Click Here|
|Velocity Outdoor Pickleball Balls||USAPA approved; green, orange, yellow, pink||Click Here|
|Selkirk SLK Competition Ball |||USAPA approved; crack resistant; lime green||Click Here|
|PHYSIZZ Pickleball Balls||USAPA approved; comes with mesh bag||Click Here|
Pickleball is a fast-paced game, and one of the most common injuries involves the eyes. Pickleball glasses, aka safety goggles, are designed to help protect your eyes during fast-paced play. Pickleball glasses are an excellent gift for pickleball beginners and pickleball enthusiasts.
|ONIX Pickleball Falcon Eyewear||Modern and Lightweight Design||Click Here||$34.99|
|NoCry Tinted Over-Spec Safety Glasses||Anti-Scratch Wraparound Lenses, Adjustable Arms||Click Here||$15.99|
|Gearbox Vision||Racquetball, Pickleball, Squash Eyewear||Click Here||$39.99|
|Franklin Sports Pickleball Sunglasses||Athletic Shades with Headband + Carry Bag||Click Here||$29.04|
|Python Full Framed Eye Protection||Rubber frame and Impact Resistant Coating||Click Here||$19.99|
|HEAD Goggles - Rave||Anti-fog and impact resistant||Click Here||$20.00|
|Tifosi Masso Z87.1||Rubber frame; Polycarbonate lens||Click Here||$19.95|
|3M GoggleGear 500 Series||Ventilation, Anti-fog, Adjustable Strap||Click Here||$19.41|
|GEARBOX Vision||Polycarbonate lenses with UV 400 protection||Click Here||$39.99|
|Hot Buttered 3in1 Sunglasses PRESTO||Graphene frame; Polycarbonate lens||Click Here||$149.99|
The right pickleball paddle can make all the difference in your game. Pickleball paddles come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. If you are looking for a pickleball paddle gift, consider the player’s skill level and what type of paddle they prefer. For example, beginners may want a lighter paddle, while more advanced players may prefer a heavier one.
|LSTECICE Pickleball Paddles||Polypropylene Honeycomb Core||$49.99||Click Here|
|Vinsguir Pickleball Paddles Set||USAPA Approved Graphite Pickleball Set||$62.99||Click Here|
|SLK by Selkirk||Multilayer Fiberglass and Graphite Pickleball Paddle Face | SX3 Honeycomb Core||$79.99||Click Here|
|GRM by Gonex Pickleball Paddles||USAPA Graphite Pickleball Set||$69.98||Click Here|
|Doryfera Pickleball Paddles Set||Polypropylene Honeycomb Core||$39.99||Click Here|
A pickleball bag is essential for any player who wants to keep all their gear organized and in one place. Pickleball bags come in many different styles and designs, so you will surely find one that fits your pickleball player’s personality.
Pickleball gloves are not required, but some players prefer to wear them for a better grip on the paddle. Pickleball gloves also help absorb shock and vibration from the paddle. Pickleball gloves make a great gift for pickleball players of all skill levels, especially if your gift recipient lives in a colder climate and prefers to play year-round.
|Selkirk Boost Pickleball Glove||*One size fits most* Honeycomb Design Durable & Hard-Wearing Breathable Lycra Material||Click Here|
|Franklin Sports Pickleball Single Glove||Premium leather palm is a one-piece construction for strength and durability||Click Here|
|HEAD Airflow Tour Racquetball Glove||Premium Perforated Cabretta leather palm allows air to flow through the glove keeping your hand cool and dry for excellent grip and feel||Click Here|
|HEAD Leather Racquetball Glove||Silicone webbing is fitted across the palm and fingers for ultimate grip where you need it most.||Click Here|
|Lightweight Winter Gloves||high density water resistant material, which can protect your hands from getting wet. The anti-slip leather on the palm make cycling and other outdoor sports safer.||Click Here|
|Tourna Hot Glove Pickleball Mitt||Better than a glove because it keeps your hand directly on the handle so you don’t lose any feel.||Click Here|
|Wilson Ultra Platform Mitt||Waterproof outer Fleece inner for optimal warmth.||Click Here|
Necklaces with pickleball pendants are popular, with pickleball earrings coming in a close second. However, our favorite pickleball gift idea is this score-keeping bracelet. Fashionable AND functional!
|Mini Pickleball Earrings||Pickleball earrings make the perfect gift for the pickleballer in your life.||Click Here|
|Pickleball Paddle Pendant Necklace -||The Pickleball Paddle Pendant is the perfect way to share your joy of this sport both on or off the court.||Click Here|
|Lucky Pickleball Bracelet||Makes a great gift for you or your favorite pickleball partner.||Click Here|
|Pickleball Player Keychain||Keychain is made of stainless steel, it is lead free and nickel free.||Click Here|
|Pickleball Court Necklace||Shine bright in the Pickleball Colorful Court Necklace!||Click Here|
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When it comes to pickleball gifts, you can never go wrong when you’re supporting a person’s passion. We feel these are some of the best pickleball gift ideas, but we want to hear from you! Add your gift ideas in the comments section.