Did you know that pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the United States? And that the world’s top-ranked player is from Montgomery County? Ben Johns grew up in Laytonsville playing all sports, but only one stuck: pickleball, a hybrid of tennis and ping pong. Johns talked to MyMCM about his upbringing in Montgomery County and his ascendency to the top of his sport and why the sport is getting so popular in the latest episode of MoCo’s Most Famous. Available now on MyMCMedia, Overcast, Apple Podcasts, RadioPublic, Spotify, Stitcher, Facebook, Pocketcasts, and Twitter. Subscribe now.
INTRO EPISODE - The Freestyle Boys with Ben Johns and Rob Nunnery
The Freestyle Boys with Ben Johns and Rob Nunnery
We give you a preview of what's to come on this pickleball podcast as well as a breakdown of who your co-hosts are, including world #1, Ben Johns. We discuss the latest updates in pro pickleball from past results, to previewing tournaments, to pairings, to strategy and more. Join us for a candid conversation where nothing is off limits.
Eddie and Webby welcome the talented Ben Johns to the podcast. Ben shares his background in pickleball, competitive sports and games, and talks about his experience at Nationals. We enjoy reviewing Two Women from New Glarus Brewing. Another great episode!
Is “solidity” the hidden key that will instantly unlock your BEST pickleball game? Champions Robert Elliott and Ben Johns offer playing advice to Chris, and unveil their latest innovation, the Elite Pro MAVERICK Paddle. Also, would you like Thirty Game-Changing Tips From Pickleball’s Best Players & Coaches? They’re FREE, and only available to Pickleball News readers. Click Here to become one. The Pickleball Show with Chris Allen is sponsored by: Simple Secrets – Help People. Make Money. Enjoy Life. EngagePB.com – Engage Pickleball Paddles Pickleball Rocks – World Leader In Pickleball Apparel Links mentioned in this episode: Engage Elite Pro MAVERICK Paddle Ben Johns Signature Pickleball Paddle Please consider wearing eye protection when playing — here are my favorites: Wilson Nvue Protective Eyewear Let us hear from you: Email: email@example.com Tell your friends about Pickleball News and help grow this great sport by sending them a link via your favorite social media outlet!
What’s the smartest thing you can do today when you walk onto the pickleball court? Ben Johns, US Open Pro Singles Champion, reveals the common mistakes he sees players making and how to fix them. Chris also catches up with Melissa McCurley, and makes two exciting announcements regarding the $100,000 WORLD SERIES of PICKLEBALL. Also, be sure and download your FREE quick-study guide, Top 10 Tips From Pickleball’s 3 Greatest Coaches. Click Here To Join PBX Club — It’s FREE! Links mentioned in this episode: WSOPB.com – Engage $100,000 WORLD SERIES of PICKLEBALL WSOPB Tournament Details WSOPB Registration EngagePB.com – Engage Pickleball Paddles NEW Engage Elite Pro Paddle – Used by Ben Johns & Others, 9 Pro Medals at US Open PickleballTournaments.com Please consider wearing eye protection when playing — here are my favorites: Wilson Nvue Protective Eyewear Let us hear from you: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: twitter.com/pickleballshow Facebook: facebook.com/pickleballshow Tell your friends about The Pickleball Show and help grow this great sport by sending them a link via your favorite social media outlet!