It's not just about winning​

Roberto Donati became a professional Pickleball player in 2016 after playing professional Pop Tennis for over 20 years. In his short pickleball career he is a multiple medalist including elite events like the US Open, the USAPA Nationals, the Huntsman Senior World Games as well as numerous Professional Pickleball Federation tournaments. He is currently one of the few 5.5 UTR Rated players in the game.


Roberto is a Level II Certified IPTPA Teaching Professional, Rater and Certification Specialist based in Los Angeles, California but has given clinics in the UK, the Netherlands, France, Spain, Canada and Mexico. He is also mentoring the Federación Mexicana de Pickleball , Mexico's pickleball governing body. As much as he likes competing, what he loves most is sharing his love of this wonderful game.

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