Learning how to play pickleball, ahead of big local tournament

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Pickleball may have been invented decades ago, but it has grown exponentially in the last 5-10 years.

Recently, the sport has picked up in East Tennessee; so much that hundreds are expected to play in a pickleball tournament this September in Knoxville.

The tournament, called "Volley for a Change" is scheduled for late September, and benefits the Harmony Family Center.

In the video above, we learn how to play the sport of pickleball.

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