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Pickleball at the Indianapolis Racquet Club East

IRC has 6 pre-lined Pickleball courts at our IRC East location at 4901 N. Shadeland Avenue. These 6 pickleball courts are available for member rental and for IRC Pickleball programming.

IRC Pickleball Membership

Access to Pickleball courts are available to all IRC full members and members with a Pickleball only membership.

A Pickleball only membership may be purchased at a cost of $50 per individual adult membership. Memberships are active for one year from the date of purchase and may not be cancelled or transferred to anyone else within the year.

To become an IRC member, please contact our Member Services Team by email or by phone at 317-849-2531 option #1.

Pickleball Court time

IRC Members may reserve pickleball court time by calling our Front Desk Team at either location.

Pickleball Court Fees

Up to 2 Hours of play – $5 per member | $8 per guest

Players may reserve up to two hours of play however if less time is available, the court cost per player remains the same.

  • Advanced registration & payment required.
    • Members may elect to house charge or use a credit card on file for payment.
  • 24 hour notice required for court cancellation.
    • Cancellation within the 24 hours will result in the standard tennis hourly court rate to be billed to the host member.
  • The court host is required to provide all players name to our Front Desk Team before play.

Permanent Pickleball Courts

IRC Members may reserve a pickleball courts on a permanent basis. For more information contact IRC East Manager, Maureen.

Pickleball Programs

IRC offers several program options for Pickleball players.

Pickleball 101

Pickleball 101 is designed for players who are learning how to play Pickleball. Led by IRC Pickleball Instructor, Mike McLane the program will focus on rules, strokes and strategy.

Tuesday | 6:30 – 8:00 pm @ IRC East

  • Summer Session 1 Play  | June 1 – June 22, 2021
  • Summer Session 2 Play | July 13 – August 3, 2021
  • Cost: $48 per player (4 classes).

Pickleball Play & Instruction

Enjoy program combining instruction, drilling and play in one fun program. This program is a drop-in activity which allows players to register for a single day of play.

Monday | 6:30 – 8:00  pm @ IRC East | $12/member or $15/guest

  • Starts May 24, 2021.
  • Advanced registration required (members 14 days in advance, guests 1 hour in advance).
  • 24 hour cancellation policy applies.
  • Register by calling the IRC Front Desk Team at 317-849-2531 or 317-545-2228.

Program Cancellation or Modification

IRC reserves the right to alter or cancel any program (drop-in or session) for any reason deemed necessary including, but not limited to price, assigned teaching professionals, age, skill level or location. A minimum number of players is required to begin and/or continue a group.

Private Lessons

Private lessons are available with IRC Pickleball Instructor Mike McLane.  Private lessons may be scheduled at a time convenient for players and when courts are available.

To schedule a lesson, contact Mike today.