Our goal is to enrich lives through the sport of pickleball by offering quality products and providing top-notch services.
We are comprised of players that love pickleball! We are a family-oriented and grassroots company that believes in growing the sport for future generations. Armour Pickleball believes in giving back to fuel the growth. We are a "grassroots" organization that wants to connect with players everywhere. You can find us on social media and will likely see many of our hashtags on Facebook and Instagram!
#ArmourPickleball and #TeamARMOUR family
Our founder, Steve Wong, has over 28 years of playing experience! He is not only a National Champion, founder of the USAPA, pickleball player, but also strives to grow the game! Here are some of Steve Wong's accomplishments in growing the sport of pickleball:
2005 - Steve Wong and several friends (Mark Friedenberg, Fran Myer, Barney Myer, Lela Reed, Phil Mortenson, Erne Perry, Carole Myers, Earl Hill and other pickleball lovers created the USAPA.org (USA Pickleball Association). Steve started as the webmaster and Vice President.
2005 - Steve Wong co-founded S-Type Sports, LLC which later became Onix Sports, Inc.
2011 - Steve Wong became the first Pickleball Professional (Pro) by touring the USA and promoting the game. He did clinics Nationwide. He taught many pros that became successful in their pickleball careers.
2019 - Steve Wong founded Armour Pickleball with a mission to keep growing the game and give back to the community for future generations to come.