Pickleball Tournament

It's a big dill

Come relish in our first Pickleball Tournament! Rise and brine and get ready to get your shot at this Vlasic slice of heaven. It’s jarring, but we aren’t gherkin you around—this sweet low-impact round-robin tournament is going to be your bread and butter. Register for a great weekend of fun, fellowship, and healthy activity, all for a great cause of making sure everyone has access to the Y!

Tournament Categories

  • Big Dill/Little Gherkin (adult/child)
  • Men's Doubles
  • Mixed Doubles
  • Women's Doubles

Skill Ratings

Round robin brackets will be built grouping teams by skill rating where possible. Learn more about skill ratings.

Tournament Format

Six teams per division, single round robin games to 15. Division winners will play single elimination games to 15 for the category title at each location.

Tournament Locations

This tournament will be played indoors at the Y on wood floors with temporary nets.

Blocker Norfolk Family YMCA
310 Bute Street, Norfolk, VA 23510

YMCA of Portsmouth
4900 High Street West Portsmouth, VA 23703

Currituck Family YMCA
130 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917


Friday: 4:30–9pm
Saturday: 8am–7pm
Sunday: 8am–4pm
Schedule may adjust based on the number of teams registered but will not extend beyond the times listed above.


$65/team per category

Proceeds from this tournament will support access to YMCA programs and services that help our community thrive, like swim lessons, before and after-school programs, summer camp, and access to healthy lifestyle activities.


Participants must supply their own paddles. Because seating will be limited, we recommend that teams also bring folding lawn chairs for use when not playing. ONIX Fuse Indoor Pickleball Balls will be provided for gameplay.