We Love Teaching Pickleball: 7 days a week.

Callahan Pickleball Academy ​- 2019 U. S. Open Pickleball Championships: Gold & Silver Medal Winner, USAPA / PPR - "Certified Pickleball Professional"

Pickleball Lessons in St. Louis, MO. Beginner Pickleball Lessons. Intermediate and Advanced too.


About Callahan Pickleball Academy:

"The Fastest Way to Learn, Best Way To Improve"

We help Beginners answer two basic questions.

      What is Pickleball? 

      How to play Pickleball? 

We help Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Pickleball players improve their game and have more fun.

We help Pickleball Tournament players perform better....find out why over 50% of Womens' 4.0 & 4.5 tournament players and over 39% of Mens' 4.0 & 4.5 tournament players have participated in Callahan Pickleball Academy activities*

Located indoor at Frontenac Racquet Club, outdoor at Dwight Davis Tennis Center at Forest Park we provide:

Private Pickleball Lessons in St. Louis

Pickleball Clinics & Pickleball Camps

Private Pickleball Events

Pickleball Equipment for Individuals, Schools, Sports Clubs and Parks.

About our Locations:

Legendary Dwight Davis Tennis Center at Forest Park 

Beautiful Frontenac Racquet Club

Shaw Park

Maryland Heights, Webster Groves, Chesterfield


About our founder, John Callahan


Home of Callahan Pickleball Academy - Dwight Davis Tennis Center

Former Head Pro, Tennis & Pickleball at Tower Grove Park

Head Pickleball Teaching Professional at Frontenac Racquet Club

UMSL Pickleball Instructor

SLUH Assistant Tennis Coach

Former Tennis Teaching Professional at Frontenac Racquet Club, Shaw Park, Callahan Tennis Camp, Cool Dell Bath & Tennis Club, and more

USTA 5.0 National Semifinalist

#5 Ranked Doubles Team in Northern California

Mizzou Tennis Team - Walk On

Mizzou Intramural Singles & Doubles Champion

Snow Skiing Instructor - Hidden Valley

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*Based on 2018 Wolfe Tournament Registrations as of 8/11/18