Yu can use yur paddle t blck a pass r sht, r retrieve a ball flating n the water.It is an illegal paddle ful t :
Strike any part f an ppnents bdy with yur paddle.
Thrw the paddle.
Wind up and swing at the ball with the paddle.
Retrieve a flating ball with yur paddle if smene is als reaching fr it with their hands.
Blck within arms reach f a player wh has the ball (s that their hand culd strike yur paddle
Push r brace ff f anther players bat with yur paddle r hands (even t stp yurself frm
flipping, althugh we are mre casual abut this rule fr new players).
In general use the paddle in such a way that yu might hit smene with it, s when in dubt play
the ball with yur hands.