TPC ratings are based on the IPTPA assessment process and supervised by a Certified IPTPA Rating instructor. Each rating level has a series of skills and court play activity that need to be exhibited to demonstrate the ability to effectively compete with players within a skill level.
IPTPA skill level assessment criteria can be reviewed here:
Please note that beginning players may enter the club with a 2.0 rating but will need to be rated to move up to 2.5. This is consistent with past guidelines.
Here you will find the steps/process to follow to sign up for an IPTPA rating session: Player Steps to get an IPTPA Rating – IPTPA Pickle Ball Association IPTPA will then contact the rater when you fill out the application and make the choice.
If you would like speak to a CR directly to schedule a rating session, you may contact one of our local Certified Raters, below:
David Smith - IPTPA Certified Rater @ David@PBCoachDavid.com 602-529-4778
Dr. Bob Greene - IPTPA Certified Rater @ email@example.com 480-272-0469
What to expect at the time of the rating:
The CRS will review:
· The score sheet with you
· The various shots with you and explaining ghost doubles.
During the rating session the CRS cannot coach, encourage, or offer feedback
Feedback will be given immediately following the session along with your score and the Pass/Did Not Pass result.