Students, staff and faculty at The University of New Mexico are invited to participate in a pickleball tournament on Saturday, Sept. 9 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The tournament will be held at the Manzano Mesa Outdoor Pickleball courts, located at 501 Elizabeth SE. This event promotes Pickleball and the ABQ Pickleball Club.

A clinic will be provided followed by play with experienced Pickleball players at the same time for a few hours. With the upcoming Johnson Center remodel, this is another way for UNM students, staff and faculty to promote fitness, meet fellow University staff, faculty and students.

The Albuquerque Pickleball Club also hosts various clinics for beginnners and advanced players. Click on the links below for more Pickleball events and attend a beginners or advanced clinic.

  • Free Pickleball Training Clinics (Beginner & Advanced) on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Manzano Mesa Pickleball Courts 
  • Free Pickleball Training Clinics (Beginner) at the Manzano Senior center (Basketball gymnasium) on Saturdays from noon until 2 p.m.
  • For more events, visit Pickleball events calendar.

Paddles and balls provided, attendance can also be on a drop-in basis.

For more information, visit Albuquerque Pickleball club. Also, memberships are free.

To attend, email Mark Reynolds at