Official Ball and Paddle of the Austin Texas Showdown: ONIX Pickleball

ONIX is proud to announce our pickleball brand has been designated as the official paddle of the PPA Tour as well as the official ball. We are the title sponsor ONIX Austin Showdown on March 16-19 at the Elevation Athletic Club in Lakeway, Texas. You can purchase tickets and see the schedule for the event by clicking the link here. Watch the world’s best pickleball with the top professional players in the world.

"We are proud to continue our partnership with the PPA Tour as both an Official Paddle and Official Ball sponsor. It's been ONIX's mission since the beginning to grow this sport at a professional level and we will continue to invest in its visibility. We are excited for the ONIX Austin Showdown," says ONIX Brand Manager Emily Patton who will be attending the tournament in Austin.

During the ONIX Austin Showdown, those attending the tournament matches will receive free ONIX Pickleball gear including hats, wristbands, headbands, water bottles, T-shirts, and the Evoke Premier CT-16 pickleball paddles. 

The Official Tournament Paddles: ONIX

Our paddles are tested and proven, and we have the gold medals to show for it. We offer pickleball paddles for every level of player from our top-of-the-line performance pickleball paddles to our aspiring intermediate player pickleball paddles, to starting out recreational pickleball paddles.

The Official Tournament Ball, ONIX Dura Fast-40 Pickleball:

The official ball of the PPA Tour tournaments, APP Tour tournaments, and Pickleball Canada tournaments, each Dura Fast 40 Pickleball is manufactured to exacting standards as a seamless one-piece ball before our hole pattern is machined into it. The attention to detail in this process creates the longest lasting, highest quality pickleball on the market today.

ONIX Pickleball continues its investment in the sport of pickleball. Since its founding in 2005, ONIX Pickleball has dedicated its mission to growing and supporting the sport at a professional level.

Catch ONIX professional players such as Callie Jo Smith, Matt Wright, Lucy Kovalova, Shelby Bates, and more competing at the highest level.

The pro pickleball tournament schedule is as follows:

Thursday: Men’s/Women’s Singles

Friday: Mixed Doubles

Saturday: Men’s/Women’s Doubles

Sunday: Championship Sunday

You can find more about the tournament at the link here:

Next up on the PPA Tour is the Red Rock Open in St. George, Utah, and the Newport Beach Doubles Shootout in Newport Beach, California. Keep an eye out for the signature giant Dura Fast-40 ball that can be found at every PPA Tour event. Snap your photo with this huge inflatable and tag us on our social accounts for your chance to be featured. We can't wait to see your photos!