Paddle Information

Paddle Information

Paddle at Picket Post

As the sport of platform tennis nears 100 years of existence and perpetually grows in popularity – Picket Post is proud to be home of one of Pennsylvania’s most robust, inclusive and affordable paddle communities that has become equally synonymous with on-court achievement and social affability. Members enjoy social events, clinics, league play and tournaments for all skill levels


  • 3 paddle courts with lights and a spacious Paddle Hut with a view of the courts
  • Heated Paddle Hut is fully equipped with Wifi, TV and lounging area
  • Six men’s and six women’s MAPTA inter-club teams
  • Weekly round robins for men and women players of all levels
  • Tournaments and social functions throughout the season
  • A PPTA certified and experienced teaching pro
  • No court fees
  • Online / App reservation system


Director of Platform Tennis – Darren Schwandt
Cell: 610-357-5908         Email:

Weekly Round Robins (start week of 9/13/21)
Womens: Tuesdays 7:00-8:30pm (2 courts) and Saturdays 10:30am-12:00pm (3 courts)
Mens: Mondays 7:00-8:30pm (2 courts) and Saturdays 9:00-10:30am (3 courts)

RSVP for these events is not required and there is no fee. Etiquette for the RRs is rotational play at a duration dictated by the number of members attending. If the volume is high, players should compete in a session of 8 total games, no ad scoring (2 service games for each player) with new a group rotating in immediately after. Sharing (court space) is caring!

Lessons, Weekly Clinics and Practices
There are times available for players of all skill levels. Please contact Darren directly for information


MAPTA Leagues
Picket Post has teams of all levels competing in the MAPTA League:
Womens – Cups 1, 2, 4, 5, 7
Mens – Div. 1, 4, 5, 8, 18
WWL  and Women’s Spring League

Calendar of Events

Visit our Racket Events Page

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