USAPA Announces New Partnership with SportMaster Sport Surfaces

June 15, 2020

SANDUSKY, OH. (June 1, 2020) – The United States Pickleball Association (USAPA) is proud to announce a partnership with SportMaster, the one-stop shop for pickleball court and sports surfacing products since it was founded in 1969. SportMaster will now be the Official Court Surface of USA Pickleball.

Produced & headquartered in Sandusky, Ohio USA, SportMaster is a leading brand of 100% acrylic sport surfaces and repair products for pickleball courts. SportMaster has both hard and cushioned pickleball court surfaces in a large variety of colors. Their stores distribute a full-line of crack and surface repair products, coatings & paints, as well as tools and equipment for mixing and application of sport surfaces.

“We couldn’t be more pleased to partner with the leader in sport surfaces as we offer this uniquely branded pickleball court surface with SportMaster,” said George Bauernfeind, Managing Director of Communications and Marketing for USA Pickleball. “Our organization has been focusing on creating strong partnerships, such as this one with SportMaster, to continually offer top-of-the-line products for the highest quality game play.”

SportMaster and USAPA will be working together to brand a pickleball-specific product to make available all across the U.S through their franchisees, contractors and individual customers looking to build and resurface pickleball courts. In addition to the unique pickleball court surface, SportMaster also provides various athletic and recreational surfaces.

“We are very excited to work along side the USA Pickleball Association and build some enthusiasm around court surfaces”, said Jeff Gearheart, Director of SportMaster Sport Surfaces. “We hope to create a buzz and expose pickleball players to fun color combinations and softer, more comfortable playing surfaces. Our goal is to raise the level of the playing experience and do our part to help grow and promote the sport of pickleball”.

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