About Us

We Bring Pickleball to International Venues

Destination Pickleball believes hosting international Pickleball tournaments at all-inclusive resorts with included transportation at a competitive rate will allow more people to feel comfortable and confident when traveling.


  • Safety: Regardless of age and gender, feel confident when traveling internationally by yourself. We take care of transportation.
  • A peace of mind: Rest assure that your meals will be tasty and healthy, water-quality standards will be met, and your rooms will be sanitary and enjoyable.
  • Enjoy free entry into all tournament divisions: Singles, doubles, and mixed doubles.


Coaches very patiently and professionally worked with me to improve all aspects of my tennis and pickleball game and unlearn deeply rooted bad practices. I highly recommend Destination Picleball to all levels!


The coaches at Destination Pickleball are great! They are extremely patient, as shown by the way they will immediately adapt our lesson if we are still struggling with a previously learned skill. I am grateful that they are so attentive and always provide great instruction.


The coaches at Destination Pickleball are amazing! They’re kind, patient, and very knowledgeable on all things pickleball! They make the practices very enjoyable, and they’re definitely helping me to improve my skills. I strongly recommend anyone to reach out to them if they’re interested in pickleball lessons!


The coaches at Destination Pickleball are fantastic. I’ve been taking lessons with them for several months, and I already see a lot of improvement in my game. They’re very flexible with scheduling, easy to work with, and find the right balance of pushing me in class and keeping it fun. I highly recommend them to anyone looking to get better at pickleball!

Professional Pickleball Players & Technology Entrepreneurs

Destination Pickleball is a collaboration between professional Pickleball player, Rachael James, and technology entrepreneur, Andy Potanin.

Rachael played semi-professional tennis, played tennis for and graduated from UNC – Chapel Hill, and founded Bull City Tennis, LLC. Mr. Potanin co-founded UDX, a veteran-owned small business.

Andy and Rachael are eager to use their skillsets and knowledge to help shape the future of international Pickleball tournaments.

Professional Pickleball Players & Technology Entrepreneurs
Our Mission

At Destination Pickleball,  our missions is to host international DUPR sanctioned Pickleball tournaments.

During our events:

  • Play in DUPR sanctioned tournaments.
  • Network and party with nightly entertainment. events
  • Enjoy specially curated culinary feasts.
  • Partake in exciting excursions like snorkeling, sailing and wine tasting!



While hosting international Pickleball tournaments, our long-term vision is to help nurture and give resources to the local communities. We strive to foster the growth of Pickleball all over the world. Our tournaments are designed to bring together players of all skill levels, from novice to elite. By providing financial support for local communities and equipment donations, we aim to build an even stronger network of Pickleball players who share our passion for the sport.


Our Vision