Pickleball has nothing to do with midget gherkins or kosher dill spears. It is a combination of ping-pong, badminton and tennis, and it’s a popular activity at local RV parks in the Rio Grande Valley.
And it’s becoming more popular.
Beverly McIntosh, the United States Pickleball Association ambassador for Harlingen, said pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the nation. Read full article here. (Add link http://www.valleymorningstar.com/news/local_news/article_110a2888-831c-11e3-b23f-001a4bcf6878.html)