At In2Pickle, we believe that with proper instruction and a commitment to the game, virtually any player can become a 4.0 player. And not just a “regular” 4.0 player, but a medal contending 4.0 player.
In the "Project 4.0" pickleball program, we break down the steps with recommended videos from In2Pickle and additional resources. If you have decided you are ready to play in a tournament, see the next table for tournament tips. Enjoy your pickleball journey!

Note: If you are just beginning to play pickleball, please visit Getting Started.

Tournament Tips for All Player Levels

If you have signed up for a tournament, be sure to review this section to help you prepare before and during your tournament.

Understanding scoring:

Playing conditions:

Three tips to close down angles:

Margin of error drills: