|Rule Submission Title
|Change Contact Point of Serve to Below the Hip
|USAP Board Vote Reason
|Not voted upon
|USAP Rules Committee Vote Reason
|IFP Voting Status
|Average: 2.4 Detail:1,0,0,7,2,7,0
|Existing Rule #
|Proposed Rule Change
4.A.5 Contact with the ball must not be made above the hip.
|Original Rule Text
4.A.5 Contact with the ball must not be made above the waist.
|Reasoning Behind Suggested Change
Two reasons for this change both designed to enforce the "underhand" serve in pickleball.
|Rule Book Year
|Rule Change ID
|June 25, 2021