Pickleball Kingdom, headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, is celebrating its facilities and dedication to promoting the sport of pickleball in partnership with Original Penguin.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Original Penguin as our official apparel provider,” said Ace Rodrigues, founder and CEO of Pickleball Kingdom. “Their reputation for quality and style is unmatched, and we are excited to offer apparel that not only meets our performance needs but also reflects our brand’s commitment to excellence. This collaboration is a significant milestone in our mission to elevate the sport and its global presence.”

As part of the partnership, Original Penguin, a division of Perry Ellis International, will provide apparel for Pickleball Kingdom’s coaches and staff and Pickleball Kingdom will sell the performance athletic wear in its pro-shops and online. 

“We are incredibly excited to partner with Pickleball Kingdom, a true innovator in the world of pickleball,” said Oscar Feldenkreis, CEO of Perry Ellis International. “This partnership is a perfect blend of our commitment to quality and style and allows us to bring our passion for fashion and performance to a vibrant and enthusiastic pickleball community. We look forward to outfitting players, fans and staff alike, ensuring they not only perform their best but also look great on and off the court.”

Image courtesy Pickleball Kingdom (from left to right: Tracy Rodrigues, Ace Rodrigues, CEO of Pickleball Kingdom, Timothy Clarke, Executive VP of Original Penguin Golf and Racquet, David Haynie, CPO of Pickleball Kingdom, and Evan Hanno, Senior Account Executive of Perry Ellis.