First USAPA Sanctioned Pickleball Tour
Professionals & Amateurs!

Summer 2020!

A “Tour” of fourteen tournaments for professionals and amateurs with the Season Ending Championships in Punta Gorda, Florida

ABOUT THE APP TOUR

Debuts Summer 2020

Eight month prize money tour for professionals & amateurs

The company, United Pickleball Management, serves as the chief operating organization which governs the individual tournaments associated within The APP Tour. The Association of Pickleball Professionals (APP) also has an Advisory Committee setup to assist UPM, and handlings of the Tour. The APP Tour runs from March to late October throughout the United States.

APP Tour Logo

The “Association of Pickleball Professionals” Advisory Committee will serve as a committee for the APP Tour! The founder of the APP is Ken Herrmann. Steve Kennedy will serve as Chairman. Other members of the APP include Dominic Catalano, Chad Cromwell, Rob Davidson, Byron Freso, Grant Garcia, Kyle Klein, Stephanie Lane, Melissa McCurley, Altaf Merchant, Scott Moore, Zane Navratil, Karen Parish, Irina Tereschenko, Leigh Waters, Rick Witsken, and Kristy Wolford!

REGISTRATION IS OPEN NOW!

The APP Masters Registration Opens September 21, 2020.

* Registration / Invitations for the APP Masters will open on September 8th after the Milwaukee Open.

APP REFEREE SIGNUP!

The Association of Pickleball Professionals is Looking for Tour Referees at Each of the 12 Events!

Interested? Click Button Below to Sign Up!

REFEREE SIGNUP

EVENTS SCHEDULE

All APP Tour events are sanctioned by the USAPA, and an active USAPA membership is required to participate in the tour events below.

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Indianapolis Pikcleball Logo

INDIANAPOLIS PICKLEBALL OPEN
August 7, 2020 – August 9, 2020
Prize Money: $25K

Tournament of Champions Logo

TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS
August 18, 2020 – August 23, 2020
Prize Money: $75K

Peterborough Pickleball Cup Logo

PETERBOROUGH CUP
August 28, 2020 – August 30, 2020
Prize Money: $10K

Chicago Pickleball Logo

CHICAGO PICKLEBALL OPEN
September 4, 2020 – September 7, 2020
Prize Money: $25K

Atlanta Pickleball Logo

ATLANTA PICKLEBALL OPEN
September 11, 2020 – September 13, 2020
Prize Money: $65K

Las Vegas Pickleball Logo

LAS VEGAS PICKLEBALL OPEN
September 22, 2020 – September 26, 2020
Prize Money: $25K

Cincinnati Pickleball Open Logo

CINCINNATI PICKLEBALL OPEN
October 9, 2020 – October 11, 2020
Prize Money: $25K

Hilton Head Pickleball Logo

HILTON HEAD PICKLEBALL OPEN
October 22, 2020 – October 25, 2020
Prize Money: $25K

Socal Pickleball Logo

SO CAL CLASS PICKLEBALL OPEN
December 3, 2020 – December 6, 2020
Prize Money: $40K

APP Tour Logo

APP MASTERS @ PUNTA GORDA
January 6, 2021 – January 10, 2021
Prize Money: $40K

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UPM PICKLEBALL VIDEOS

Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’

Check out our new weekly show called ‘The Tour’, featuring discussions about the first ever pickleball tour – The APP Tour!

Wednesdays 7pm CT / 8pm ET (LINK)

  • Episode 21

    “Preview Show Senior Pro Part II”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 4/30/20

  • Episode 20

    “Preview Show Senior Pro Part I”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 4/29/20

  • Episode 19

    “Preview Show Women’s Pro Part II”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 4/23/20

  • Episode 18

    “Preview Show Women’s Pro Part I”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 4/22/20

  • Episode 17

    “Preview Show Men’s Pro Part II”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 4/16/20

  • Episode 16

    “Preview Show Men’s Pro Part I”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 4/15/20

  • Episode 15

    “Sarah Ansboury”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 3/4/20

  • Episode 14

    “Hilton Head Here We Come…”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 2/19/20

  • Episode 13

    “The APP Tour is coming to Bend, OR!!!!”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 2/11/20

  • Episode 12

    “Head is the Official Shoe of the APP Tour!”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 2/5/20

  • Episode 11

    “APP / Jigsaw Partnership with Kyle Yates”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 1/29/20

  • Episode 10

    “APP / Canadian Series Partnership – Karl Hale”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 1/23/20

  • Episode 9

    “Wayne Dollard – Pickleball Magazine Partnership”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 1/14/20

  • Episode 8

    “USPTR/PPR Partners with APP Tour”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 12/18/19

  • Episode 7

    “Scott Moore / Edward Hechter”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 12/11/19

  • Episode 6

    “Dura as the Official Ball of the APP Tour”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 12/4/19

  • Episode 5

    “So Cal Announcement / USAPA”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 11/27/19

  • Episode 4

    “Welcome TOC”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 11/20/19

  • Episode 3

    “Steve Kennedy”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 11/13/19

  • Episode 2

    “Welcome Las Vegas Open”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 10/30/19

  • Episode 1

    “Welcome Hilton Head Open”
    Live with Lauren ‘The Tour’ 10/27/19

Chicago Pickleball Open Highlights

Check out these awesome highlights from the Chicago Pickleball Open 2019!

  • Day 5 Highlights

    Chicago Pickleball Open 2019

  • Day 4 Highlights

    Chicago Pickleball Open 2019

  • Day 3 Highlights

    Chicago Pickleball Open 2019

  • Day 2 Highlights

    Chicago Pickleball Open 2019

  • Day 1 Highlights

    Chicago Pickleball Open 2019

APP TOUR SPONSORS

UPM MANAGEMENT

Ken Herrmann (Creative Founder)

Dana Joseph

Rick Witsken

Bridget Witsken

SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION

Sponsorship information is available for The APP Tour.

For initial inquiries on becoming a sponsor, please email us at:

info@unitedpickleballmanagement.com