The Seattle Metro Pickleball Association, or SMPA, formed in 2017 to serve the greater Seattle area pickleball players. Our mission is to promote pickleball and increase the number of available pickleball venues in Seattle.
We establshed a Board of Directors, comprised of pickleball players from in and around Seattle, to
manage the tasks of registering as a legal entity, filing for nonprofit status, growing our membership,
and working with local pickleball players to improve and grow playing facilities in Seattle.
We formed the
Our accomplishments in our first few months of existence include rallying local pickleball players to attend Parks Board meetings to show the number of players in the area, and increasing the number of courts in their Pickleball Pilot program from two to seven venues, and a total of 24 new outside courts throughout Seattle. We have more plans in the making, and look to grow the organization, our membership, and Seattle pickleball in 2018.
Visit our Benefits page and learn about the plans and aspirations of our organization. There’s room for everyone, from beginning players to the many hotly competitive and advanced players, and yes, even for the pros in our midst.
Check out our extensive Courts page for a map and information on every known playing location in the Seattle metro area.
For now, zero-zero-start!