PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
http://usapa.org — The USA Pickleball Association (USAPA) is the governing body for pickleball in the U.S.  This organization provides players with official rules, tournaments, rankings, and promotional materials.
http://iptpa.com — The International Pickleball Teaching Professional Organization (IPTPA) is committed to certifying and raising the teaching standards of the pickleball teaching professional.
http://ipickleball.org — The International Federation of Pickleball (IFP) was organized to perpetuate the growth and advancement of Pickleball throughout the world.
http://worldpickleball.com — The World Pickleball Federation (WPF) is the governing body for the sport of pickleball around the world.
SUPPORT SERVICES
http://pickleballrocks.com — Pickleball Rocks is a general information site dedicated to helping grow the sport of pickleball.
http://pickleballchannel.com — The Pickleball Channel provides a variety of videos, from training, to tips, to actual championship matches.
http://pickleballx.com — The PBX Club provides a series of informational podcasts on and about pickleball.
http://winningpickleball.net — Winning Pickleball provides a series of instructional videos by Merk Friedenberg
VENDORS
http://Paddletek.com  — Buy directly from our local Paddletek rep, Paul Slay, who has a large selection of paddles available.  Contact Paul at paulslay@gmail.com or 865-599-2132.  Paul is also IPTPA certified for clinics and lessons.  Ask for $5 off paddles for TVPBC members.
http://Selkirk.com — Selkirk is a very popular brand and has been a long-time supporter of the TVPBC.  The company is known for its wide range of paddle sizes and styles and for introducing the latest advancements in paddle technology.
http://engagepickleball.com — All of Engage’s line of USA-manufactured Encore paddles meet the USAPA guidelines for both power and spin and are approved for all sanctioned play.  Enter discount code tvpc101 and get 25% off their Encore paddles.
http://thirdshotsports.com — Third Shot Sports is a commercial pickleball training provider that will set up clinics, provide one-on-one training, etc. for any interested group or organization.
http://pickleballcentral.com — Pickleball Central is a comprehensive online vendor of pickleball paddles, balls, clothing, nets, etc.  It offers a variety of brands of all items and offers a 5% discount to members of the Tellico Village Pickleball Club (Discount Code: CRTellico).