Pickleball For All: The Cross-Generational Power Of Play

Val Olson (from left), Rick Kamm, Steve David and Dee Haskins play up to the net during a pickleball game at Monument Valley Park in Colorado Springs, Colo., in 2011. (Colorado Springs Gazette/MCT via Getty Images)

Val Olson (from left), Rick Kamm, Steve David and Dee Haskins play up to the net during a pickleball game at Monument Valley Park in Colorado Springs, Colo., in 2011. (Colorado Springs Gazette/MCT via Getty Images)

Pickleball, which borrows from tennis, ping pong and badminton, is easy to learn and can be a good cardio workout for people with overuse injuries. The beauty of the game is that it can be enjoyed at any level of intensity, says Karen Long, a 57-year-old nurse. Read more about pickleball game on WBFO.