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  • 18
    May

    Diamond Tournament Series 1 plus NSL League Play

    This is the first of three Diamond Series tournaments that will run in 2019 at Farnham Park,  This event will include NSL 1 and NSL 2 league games alongside Diamond competitions in various grades.  Around 60 teams are expected to play and 15 or more fields will be in use, making this tournament one of the season's great slowpitch spectacles.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 25
    May

    Bristol DD Cup Tournament

    Bristol’s DD Cup tournament, for D-grade teams only, provides an ideal opportunity for less-experienced teams to get out for a whole weekend of play; it’s great for building confidence and getting to know other players.  For more info and entry forms go to www.bristolsoftball.com.

     

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 25
    May

    Sefton Shield Tournament

    This recreational co-ed slowpitch tournament is run by the Sefton Softball League on Merseyside, and has been a big success since it began a few years ago.  There are places for up to 20 teams at all levels, and the hope is to guarantee nine games over the weekend.  On-site camping is available free of charge.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 25
    May

    Great Britain Fastpitch League 4

    This is the fourth of 10 dates on which the Great Britain Fastpitch League (GBFL) will play in April, May, June, September and October 2019.  Most dates will be played at Farnham Park, but September dates will be played in Milton Keynes.  The league includes Men's and Women's Divisions, and all players are welcome regardless of previous fastpitch experience.  New players will be assigned to appropriate teams, and coaching support for players new to fastpitch is provided.  Spectators are welcome to come and see the best fastpitch competition available in the UK.  Players can register for the 2019 season here or visit www.fastpitchsoftball.co.uk for more information.

     

    Categories : Tournament, Fastpitch Tournament, League

  • 1
    Jun

    GLSML Firstball

    This is the first of two annual tournaments that bookend the season for Greater London Softball Mixed League teams.  Teams of all ability are welcome to enter.

    Categories : Tournament, League Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 1
    Jun

    Glasgow Tartan Tournament

    The Central Scotland Softball League's annual Tartan Tournament attracts B and C-grade co-ed slowpitch teams from Scotland and further afield, and the tournament is growing in popularity every year.  Along with the Edinburgh Festiball at the end of August, the Tartan Tournament gives softball fans in Scotland and the North a chance to see excellent softball played in a great spirit North of Hadrian’s Wall.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 1
    Jun

    Diffodil Tournament

    The only annual Welsh tournament, the ‘Diffodil is back again in 2019, offering a fun and friendly tournament in the heart of Cardiff.  Aimed at C and D-grade teams, the ‘Diffodil stands proudly by its reputation for a relaxed, welcoming and genuinely enjoyable weekend for all competitors.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 1
    Jun

    Great Britain Fastpitch League 5

    This is the fifth of 10 dates on which the Great Britain Fastpitch League (GBFL) will play in April, May, June, September and October 2019.  Most dates will be played at Farnham Park, but September dates will be played in Milton Keynes.  The league includes Men's and Women's Divisions, and all players are welcome regardless of previous fastpitch experience.  New players will be assigned to appropriate teams, and coaching support for players new to fastpitch is provided.  Spectators are welcome to come and see the best fastpitch competition available in the UK.  Players can register for the 2019 season here or visit www.fastpitchsoftball.co.uk for more information.

     

    Categories : Tournament, Fastpitch Tournament, League

  • 8
    Jun

    Leeds Softball Tournament 2019

    The Leeds Softball Tournament is a B and C-grade co-ed slowpitch tournament hosted at Grange Park Sports Club in Wetherby, just off the A1 and a 30-minute drive from the centre of Leeds.  This excellent Comp/Rec tournament boasts in-house catering throughout the day, changing rooms with showers, a large bar area and plenty of parking.  In addition, the evening party at the clubhouse is always a hit with late-night revellers!  Please contact leedssoftball@gmail.com for further details. 

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 8
    Jun

    London LGBTQ+ Annual Softball Challenge

    BaseballSoftballUK is launching an inaugural tournament focusing on the LGBTQ+ community in London via workplace diversity groups.  The tournament will use BSUK's new inclusive playing rules and will build on the success of the long-running Manchester LGBTQ+ Tournament.  No previous softball experience is needed: teams can be made up from staff networks or existing teams or clubs, and facilitators will be on hand to help newcomers to the sport.  The entry fee is £200 per team.

    You can access the tournament Entry Form here.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament, Special Event

  • 15
    Jun

    Diamond Tournament Series 2 plus NSL League Play

    This is the second of three Diamond Series tournaments that will run in 2019 at Farnham Park,  This event will include NSL 1 and NSL 2 league games alongside Diamond competitions in various grades.  Around 60 teams are expected to play and 15 or more fields will be in use, making this tournament one of the season's great slowpitch spectacles.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 22
    Jun

    BSF Single-Sex Slowpitch National Championships

    In 2019, the BSF Single-Sex Slowpitch Nationals will once again be played in at the Moor Lane Sports Ground in Perry Barr, Birmingham.  Trophies will be contested by Men’s Comp and Rec teams and Women’s Comp and Rec teams.

    Categories : Tournament, Single-Sex Slowpitch Tournament, National Championship

  • 29
    Jun

    North West Series 2 (Rec Tournament)

    For 2019, the North West Series will include one-day Rec and Comp tournaments on each of three weekends (please see requirements for Rec teams on the entry form). All six events will include raffles for players to get their hands on some exclusive gear.  Trophies for tournament winners will be handed out at the end of each day and overall Series winners will get a special prize!

    When forming your teams, please remember that this is a C/D-grade tournament and there may be some teams with no experience at all.  Therefore, we are asking teams not to have players considered to be of Division 1 or 2 Manchester League standard (A-grade or B-grade in national terms) on your rosters; if you are wondering whether a player is of that standard then he/she most likely is.  Such players are most welcome to come with your team and help them by coaching.

    Register for this tournament here.  You can also register for the third tournament in the series here.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 29
    Jun

    London Advertising League Tournament

    This is an annual tournament run by London's top corporate co-ed slowpitch league, the London Advertising Softball League.  Entry is restricted to league teams only.

    Categories : Tournament, League Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 30
    Jun

    North West Series 2 (Comp Tournament)

    For 2019, the North West Series will include one-day Rec and Comp tournaments on each of three weekends (please see requirements for Rec teams on the entry form). All six events will include raffles for players to get their hands on some exclusive gear.  Trophies for tournament winners will be handed out at the end of each day and overall Series winners will get a special prize!

    Register for this tournament here.  You can register for the third tournament in this series here.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 30
    Jun

    European Women’s Fastpitch Championship

    The GB Women's Fastpitch Team will compete in the ESF's top Women's Championship, and will need to finish in the top six to qualify for the Europe/Africa Olympic Qualifying Tournament that will take place in September.

    Categories : Tournament, Fastpitch Tournament, International Tournament, National Teams

  • 5
    Jul

    2019 Canada Cup Tournament

    The Canada Cup is one of the world's top invitational women's fastpitch tournaments for Senior, Under-19 and Under-16 age brackets, and a number of GB National Teams plan to compete this year.

    Categories : Tournament, Fastpitch Tournament, International Tournament, Youth Tournament, National Teams

  • 6
    Jul

    Disco Ball

    Disco Ball is back for its fourth year -- a one-day tournament for D-grade and low C-grade teams played on the fancy fenced fields at Farnham Park.  The tournament will be a great opportunity to play lots of games to gain experience, show newer players how much fun tournaments are and get a wicked sun tan (...hopefully).

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 6
    Jul

    Great Western Somerball

    The Bristol Main Tournament has been reborn for 2019 as the Great Western Somerball, a brand new summer tournament hosted by the Bristol Softball Association and held in Keynsham, near Bristol/Bath.  Pitches are well-manicured and plentiful, and there's a spacious bar within easy reach.  Groups will be Comp and Rec.  For more info and entry forms go to www.bristolsoftball.com.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 13
    Jul

    Windsor Tournament

    The Windsor Tournament is one of the major co-ed slowpitch tournaments on the calendar, open to A, B and C-grade teams.  This tournament will fill up quickly, so teams that want to enter should do so soon.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament, League

  • 15
    Jul

    European Co-ed Slowpitch Championship

    This will be the 12th time that the European Co-ed Slowpitch Championship has been held, and for the first time the GB Slowpitch Team will not be defending champions and will be trying to take the title back from Germany.  A record number of teams are expected to enter.

    Categories : Tournament, International Tournament, National Teams

  • 20
    Jul

    Diamond Tournament Series 3 plus NSL 2 League Play

    This is the third of three Diamond Series tournaments that will run in 2019 at Farnham Park,  The NSL 2 league season will be played to a finish at this tournament alongside Diamond competitions in various grades, but the final round of NSL 1 games has been moved to 27-28 July to avoid a clash with the European Slowpitch Championship.  Around 50 teams are expected to play and 12 or more fields will be in use.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 23
    Jul

    WBSC Europe/Africa Olympic Qualifying Tournament

    This tournament will decide which country gets to represent the Europe and Africa Region at the 2020 Olympic softball competition in Tokyo.  The competitors will be the top six finishers at the 2019 European Women's Fastpitch Championship, to be played from 30 June-6 July, plus the top two countries from Africa.  The GB Women's Team will expect to qualify for the Qualifier, and then will hope to win it.

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  • 27
    Jul

    Raiders Tournament

    The Raiders Tournament is a one-day slowpitch softball tournament for D-grade and beginner teams, providing an opportunity for new and developing players to gain playing experience in a fun and supportive environment.  In addition to the actual softball there will be fun mini-games for players and spectators -- and no Raiders tournament would be complete without a bit of fancy dress! 

    Fees will be £140 per team and teams can register for the tournament here.  The tournament is hosted by the London Raiders Softball Club, one of the UK's largest clubs, with an LGBT+ focus and a strong development ethos.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 27
    Jul

    NSL 1 Final Competition Round

    The final round of NSL 1 competition would normally take place at the third Diamond Series tournament, but it has been moved to a standalone competition on 27-28 July to avoid a clash with the 2019 European Slowpitch Championship.  The 12 NSL 1 teams will be battling to see who wins the 2019 league competition and which eight teams make it to the NSL Nationals.

    Categories : Tournament, League Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 27
    Jul

    East Midlands Labor Day Tournament

    This popular co-ed slowpitch tournament caters for B-grade and recreational teams from the East Midlands Softball League and around the country.  

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 29
    Jul

    European Cadette (Under-16) Girls’ Championship

    The GB Under-16 Girls' Fastpitch Team will compete in this ESF Championship, which takes place every other year.  The GB Under-16 team will come in to the tournament as the fifth seed.

    Categories : Tournament, Fastpitch Tournament, Youth Tournament, National Teams

  • 3
    Aug

    Sons of Pitches Men’s Slowpitch Tournament 2019

    This is a men’s slowpitch softball tournament where 16 teams will compete in Comp and Rec categories on the dirt fields at Farnham Park.  While the tournament will be competitive, the emphasis will be on fun and there will be team beer pong and flip cup challenges running simultaneously.  Teams are encouraged to camp and take part in a boys' night out at Home Plate in the evening.

    Categories : Tournament, Single-Sex Slowpitch Tournament

  • 3
    Aug

    Manchester Tournament

    The annual Manchester Tournament, for competitive and recreational B and C-grade teams from around the country, is one of the leading co-ed slowpitch competitions held in the North of England.  Helmets will be compulsory for offensive players in the field of play.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 10
    Aug

    BSF Co-ed Slowpitch League National Championships 2019

    These National Championships, in several grades of play, will be for co-ed slowpitch league teams that finished first or second in league divisions in 2018 and are invited by the BSF to enter.  The best league teams from around the country will be playing for national honours.

    Categories : Tournament, League Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament, National Championship, Post-Season

  • 14
    Aug

    European Massimo Romeo Youth Trophy

    The GB Under-13 Girls' Fastpitch Team programme has competed in this event since it was founded in 2012, and will compete again this year. The event is open to both national and club teams.  In 2018, the GB Under-13s, playing as the London Cubs, had their highest-ever finish in the more competitive Sport Division.

    Categories : Tournament, Fastpitch Tournament, International Tournament, National Teams

  • 17
    Aug

    North West Series 3 (Rec Tournament)

    For 2019, the North West Series will include one-day Rec and Comp tournaments on each of three weekends (please see requirements for Rec teams on the entry form). All six events will include raffles for players to get their hands on some exclusive gear.  Trophies for tournament winners will be handed out at the end of each day and overall Series winners will get a special prize!

    When forming your teams, please remember that this is a C/D-grade tournament and there may be some teams with no experience at all.  Therefore, we are asking teams not to have players considered to be of Division 1 or 2 Manchester League standard (A-grade or B-grade in national terms) on your rosters; if you are wondering whether a player is of that standard then he/she most likely is.  Such players are most welcome to come with your team and help them by coaching.

    Register for this tournament here.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 17
    Aug

    GLSML Lastball

    This is the second of two tournaments that bookends the season for Greater London Softball Mixed League teams.  Teams of all ability are welcome to enter.

    Categories : Tournament, League Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 17
    Aug

    Bristol wRECk Tournament

    Bristol wRECk is the tournament that doesn’t take itself too seriously -- it celebrates the spirit of good sportsmanship and fun times: let’s play ‘whack-a-ball’!  NSL player restrictions have been relaxed, though groups will still be recreational -- D/C-gradegrade and C/B-grade.  For more info and entry forms go to www.bristolsoftball.com.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 18
    Aug

    North West Series 3 (Comp Tournament)

    For 2019, the North West Series will include one-day Rec and Comp tournaments on each of three weekends (please see requirements for Rec teams on the entry form). All six events will include raffles for players to get their hands on some exclusive gear.  Trophies for tournament winners will be handed out at the end of each day and overall Series winners will get a special prize!

    Register for this tournament here.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 24
    Aug

    Chichester Co-ed (Mixed) Fastpitch Tournament

    The second annual Chichester Co-ed (Mixed) Fastpitch Tournament has room for six teams in 2019.  Teams must have a minimum of four women on the field, and will be required to provide umpires.  The day will feature a home run derby.  For more information:  https://www.facebook.com/events/2296161373986994.

    Categories : Tournament, Fastpitch Tournament

  • 24
    Aug

    Edinburgh Festiball

    This annual co-ed slowpitch tournament, covering all grades of play, is one of the most popular on the tournament calendar, and coincides with the Edinburgh Festival and Fringe.  Teams from all over the UK, including some of the top teams and players in the country, will be playing and the finals on Sunday are always worth watching.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 31
    Aug

    BSF NSL 1 & 2 National Championships 2019

    This event will be the BSF Co-ed Slowpitch National Championship for teams that play in the National Softball League at NSL 1 and NSL 2 level.  The top eight teams in the standings from NSL 1 and NSL 2 league play will compete, with the winner of the Premier Nationals (NSL 1) earning a place in the 2020 European Slowpitch Super Cup.  An NSL 3 Nationals will also be played on this weekend in Manchester, with the top two teams promoted to NSL 2 for the 2020 season.

    Categories : Tournament, National Championship, Post-Season

  • 31
    Aug

    BSF NSL 3 National Championship 2019

    NSL 3 play in 2019 will take place at a National Championship tournament to be held in Manchester, with the two finalists being promoted to NSL 2 for the 2020 season.

    Categories : Tournament, National Championship

  • 7
    Sep

    Softball World Series Tournament

    The Softball World Series is an annual high-level co-ed slowpitch tournament for real or ex-pat national teams or teams representing countries or areas of the world.  Many teams fly in from European countries including Ireland, Jersey, Belgium, Switzerland, Holland, Germany and the Czech Republic.  Teams made up of players resident in the UK include England, Scotland, Wales, USA, Canada, Africa, Australia/New Zealand, Latin America and Japan/Asia.  Spectators are welcome.

    Categories : Tournament, International Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament, National Teams

  • 15
    Sep

    Hit and Run Tournament 7

    The Hit & Run team is back for a seventh year with this end-of-season co-ed slowpitch development tournament at North Maidenhead Cricket Club, open to new, youth and developing teams.  This low C-grade and D-grade tournament aims to be lots of fun -- a relaxed and friendly way to end the summer.

    Categories : Tournament, Single-Sex Slowpitch Tournament

  • 28
    Sep

    The Codebreakers Cup

    This is the second edition of a new tournament run by the Milton Keynes Softball League, aimed at C-grade teams.  A tournament page on the league's website -- www.mksoftball.co.uk -- will include an entry form.

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament, League

  • 6
    Oct

    Cotswold Autumn Tournament

    This is the second of two small, friendly tournaments for recreational co-ed slowpitch teams from around the country held annually in the southern Cotwolds town of Stroud.  

    Categories : Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

  • 12
    Oct

    Great Britain Fastpitch League 6

    This is the sixth and last of six dates on which the Great Britain Fastpitch League (GBFL) will play in 2019.  The league includes Men's and Women's Divisions, and all players are welcome regardless of previous fastpitch experience.  New players are assigned to appropriate teams, and coaching support for players new to fastpitch is provided.  Spectators are welcome to come and see the best fastpitch competition available in the UK.  Visit www.fastpitchsoftball.co.uk for more information.

     

    Categories : Tournament, Fastpitch Tournament, League

  • 19
    Nov

    2019 World Baseball Softball Confederation Congress

    This is the biennial Congress of the WBSC, the world governing body for baseball and softball.

    Categories : Meeting

  • 8
    Dec

    (Still Not) Jingle Balls Winter Indoor Tournament

    This indoor softball tournament, run by Maidenhead Softball Club, is open to all comers and will raise money for charity.

    Categories : Tournament, Indoor Tournament, Open Co-ed Slowpitch Tournament

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