LIST OF SUGGESTED PICKLEBALL RULE CHANGES FOR PREVIOUS YEARS

Rule Change Process

Rule Submission TitleZero Zero Start
USAP Board Vote ReasonNot voted upon
USAP Rules Committee Vote ReasonFail
IFP Voting StatusAverage: 1.1 Detail:1,0,0,0,7,0,0
Existing Rule #4.J
Proposed Rule Change

4.J. Calling the Score in Doubles Matches. The score is called as three numbers in doubles matches. The proper sequence for calling the score is: serving team’s score – receiving team’s score – the server number (one or two), (e.g., “zero – one – one”). To start each game, the score will be called as “zero – zero – start.”

Original Rule Text

 

4.J. Calling the Score in Doubles Matches. The score is called as three numbers in doubles matches. The proper sequence for calling the score is: serving team’s score – receiving team’s score – the server number (one or two), (e.g., “zero – one – one”). To start each game, the score will be called as “zero – zero – two.”

Reasoning Behind Suggested Change

As an instructor and in more important it is so much less confusing and easier to teach and learn than 0 0 2.

Rule Book Year2022
Rule Change ID11
Date CreatedMay 27, 2021
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