Murmurs From the Losers’ Bracket: The Pilgrims and Pickleball – The Untold Story
“Most people aren’t aware that after stuffing themselves on turkey the pilgrims played the First Pickleball,” writes Perri Blackmer in the Dink Pickleball site. The whimsical idea of pickleball arriving in America on the Mayflower and being central in the first Thanksgiving is such a better story than real one.
We here at Murmurs from the Losers’ Bracket couldn’t resist the opportunity to flesh out the unexplained details of Blackmer’s alternative origin story, not because it’s true, but because, well, pickleball deserves a world-class yarn.More
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