What is Sandy Pickle?
Imagine a fast-paced game similar to Pickleball, modified for play at the beach or on grass where the usual bounce is not possible. While many of the rules are the same, the “volley-only” nature of Sandy Pickle offers an exciting new twist to one of the world’s fastest growing sports. Read on for a detailed comparison of the two games.
Notes From Our Player Community
Hi, my husband – an avid pickleball player – is turning 60 this summer and we are having a pickleball-themed party on the beach. I thought it would be fun to find a way to offer actual pickleball on the beach as part of the festivities, to which my husband told me that it would be impossible as the ball needs a hard surface for bounce. I tend to think that anything is possible, and that was confirmed when I found your product via a web search for beach pickleball. There were other options out there, but most seemed to resemble badminton with paddles and did not have the physical boundaries and structure that you offer. If we can’t play traditional pickleball on the beach, then this is the very closest to it! I am looking forward to surprising him with this on Father’s Day and putting it to use during his bday party and beyond!
We brought our Sandy Pickle game to St. George over Memorial weekend and set it up in the community park behind the house among a bunch of other neighbors lawn games (spikeball, volleyball, crossnet, etc.). Pretty much every time we left the park, people would migrate from whatever games they were playing to take our place on the Sandy Pickle court. No disrespect to the other games out there, but I have to give you credit, your game was everyone’s favorite. I really think Sandy Pickle is gonna be huge! Nice work!