Hand speed is a luxury in the game of pickleball. With fast hands, you can be more aggressive and play with more margin for error.
"The future of the game is in hand speed.”
For hand speed improvement follow the Mr. Miyagi approach: hitting against a wall. It's simple, effective, and doesn't cost a dime. You can get 100 reps in a 5-minute warm-up. To get the same amount of reps, you’d have to play rec for 2-3 hours.
If you're a new school gadget junkie, there are a few other options out there to train hand speed.
If you're failing to level up with on-court training, try spending time off-court working on hand speed. Faster hands will help bail you out of sticky situations. They can turn firefight battles into firefight wins.
If you have another suggestion for improving hand speed, please let us know what it is.