With a pickleball paddle set, players can enjoy a sport that combines elements of badminton, table tennis, and ping pong. Its users can range from small children to those in search of casual recreation to those that may aspire to tournaments. Below are descriptions of five of the best pickleball sets on the market. The entries on this list of pickleball paddle sets are selected based on their design, the number of pickle balls and paddles, price, and ease of use and set up.
5. Verus Sports Complete Pickleball Set
With its low price compared to other models, this pickleball set may suit newcomers to the sport. Four paddles and three balls come with a 21 foot-long and 2 1/2 ft. high net.
Users slip the net ends into two posts. These are to be filled with water or sand and designed to keep the net and posts upright. Purchasers who give this low marks comment that the net drops or sags and that stakes must be employed to keep the net up and secure.
4. Amazin’ Aces Pickleball Paddle Bundle
The two paddles that come with this Amazing Aces pickleball set feature a graphite face and a core made of polymer honeycomb. The weight of each paddle averages 8.6 oz and has a length of 16 in and width of 7 and 7/8 in. Depending on the strength of the player, the nearly 9 lb weight may prove somewhat cumbersome or less preferred 2 lighter weight paddles. Four balls and a mesh bag come with this set, but it doesn’t come with a net.
To prevent damage and other impacts from ground strikes, the paddles come with a 1/8 inch overlapping edge guard. The stats on gripping consists of a medium circumference of 4 3/8 inches and a grip length of 4 and 3/4 inches. Some customers have stated in reviews that this grip is not very optimal for those with large hands.
3. Rally Meister Pickleball Net, Paddle, and Ball Set
This pickleball set comes with a net supported and held by a metal frame. Assembly of the net can occur without tools, as the frame pieces snap into place. Customer reviews are very complimentary about the ease of the assembly of the net. Wood constitutes the material for the paddle. Without an edge guard, users who either dive or otherwise hit a surface may eventually see dings in the paddle.
Other components of this kit include a sturdy carry bag with pockets to place the four balls and four paddles. A rules book allows users, especially new ones, to grasp how to play Pickleball.
2.Pickle-Ball, Inc. Pickleball Diller Tournament Net Set
The net for this pickleball set can turn a hard flat surface into a 44 foot long by 22 foot wide Court. A metal base and poles supply the frame for the net.
Included with the package are for wooden paddles, for pickle balls, rules and instructions for play, and a carry bag with storage pockets for the balls and paddles.
As for the paddles, players generally of most ages can handle the 9 to 10 points 6 oz of weight. The grip length stands 5 1/2 in., with the paddles dimensions registering at 15 1/2 in. long and 7 in. wide.
1. PickleballCentral Rally Tyro 2 Pickleball Paddle
The paddles for this set feature faces of fiberglass, a half-inch Polypropylene honeycomb core and handles offering a four-inch grip circumference and a five-inch length. The paddle face runs 15.75 in. long by 7.875 in. wide. With the edge guard, the paddle does not suffer dings when it strikes a surface. Each paddle’s weight stands at seven ounces.
Many customer reviews compliment the relatively inexpensive price of the two-paddle, four-ball set, which makes the set attractive to new players. According to users, the quality is adequate for the price. Reviewers also caution that the durability is suited mainly for recreational use rather than tournament play.
If these sets were not exactly what you were looking for, you can try and purchase your pickleball gear separately. See our collections of the best pickleball paddles and the best pickleball nets on the market, both portable and classic!
The right pickleball paddle set for you depends on the space you have for the net, your ability to easily handle the paddles, and your preference in the base for the net. Price can also guide your decision, especially if you’re new to pickleball. Please drop us a line on whether any of these models work for you or whether you can suggest another pickleball set.