Feeling Left in the Dark: Lack of Communication in Pickleball Tournaments

Is it wrong to expect clear communication before a tournament? Let’s dive into the pickleball community’s take on this!

Last night, Cestrella426 shared a frustrating experience at a pickleball tournament.


  • Communication breakdown at pickleball tournament
  • Players’ disappointment over combined brackets
  • Frustration with lack of transparency from organizers


OTFmemes reassures Cestrella426 and praises their adaptability in challenging games. Emphasizes the learning experience and improvement opportunities.


003E003 shares their frustration with common practices of combining levels without prior notice. Criticizes lack of transparency in tournament organization.


No-Vacation2807 suggests that other 3.0 teams might have felt similarly disappointed about the tournament’s outcome.