Paddle Candy is proud to be represented on the professional pickleball tour by two of the most exciting, well-liked players in the sport. Legendary in Mexico and the USA, their huge fan base is worldwide, and there couldn’t be two more wonderful pro ambassadors representing the brand!
DANIEL DE LA ROSA
Paddle Candy Pro Daniel De La Rosa is a dual sport athlete. He is the world #1 ranked professional racquetball player and also one of the top-ranked professional pickleball players in the world. Originally from Mexico, he now resides in Arizona with his wife Michelle who is also a dual-sport athlete. Together they are the world #1 ranked professional racquetball team. Daniel is known in both sports as one of the most electrifying athletes to watch, known for bringing his acrobatic style to the court and literally flying like Superman.
MICHELLE DE LA ROSA
Paddle Candy Pro Michelle De La Rosa is also a dual sport athlete. Michelle was a member of Team USA Racquetball for several years including three years on the junior team in her youth. She has been ranked as a top 10 professional on the Ladies Professional Racquetball Tour. As the mother of two young children, she restarted her serious training in pickleball and racquetball in 2021 and is already earning her way to numerous titles and podiums at the 5.0 Level – while teaming up with husband Daniel to be one of the most dangerous duos in professional mixed doubles competition.