NSL Nationals return this weekend after a two-year break
1 September 2021National Softball League play returned to Britain this summer, albeit in a form still restricted by Covid. Now the BSF’s NSL National Championships will return, for the first time since 2019, when 16 qualifiers from NSL1 and NSL2 compete at Farnham Park on 4-5 September.
Camels take top trophy at 30th anniversary Edinburgh Festiball
31 August 2021The 30th anniversary Edinburgh Festiball tournament, delayed for a year by Covid, took place on the weekend of 28-29 August at a new venue, the Meadowmill Sports Center, and the Camels from Manchester took the trophy in the Comp Cup Grand Final.
No Balls wins 2021 Chicks with Sticks series
30 August 2021The women’s slowpitch tournament series Chicks with Sticks, run by the Maidenhead Softball Club, concluded on 22 August with the last of three events, and No Balls, who led going into the final day, held on to win the series.
North West Series 3 recap - Tigers and Thunder Win the Year
25 August 2021This weekend of 21-22 August saw the close of the 2021 North West Series competition in Manchester. With 152 games played over the Series by 24 teams, the NWS was a roaring success, giving softballers a chance to catch up with friends on the diamond for the first time in more than a year.
The BSUK London Indoor Softball League Returns!
24 August 2021Back by very popular demand – the London Indoor Softball League! This uniquely British take on indoor softball is one of the best ways to stay active during the winter season, with modified, fast-paced rules and more hits than the Beatles!
Offensive power leads The Mix to fifth place at the European Women’s Cup
21 August 2021The British representative at the 2021 European Women’s Cup, The Mix, have finished the tournament on a roll, winning three of their last four games – including an 11-1 mercy rule rout of Akademiks Sofia in today’s fifth-place playoff game.
Another win for The Mix sends them to fifth place playoff
20 August 2021Clearly, The Mix have saved the best for last at the 2021 European Women’s Cup in Dupnitsa, Bulgaria. Following their first win and then a hard-fought loss to the tournament leaders yesterday, The Mix thumped the Croatian team Princ Zagreb 11-3 this morning.
First win for The Mix as they split two games at the European Women’s Cup
19 August 2021The Mix picked up their first win at the 2021 European Women’s Cup on Thursday morning as their offense came to life against the host team Angels Dupnitsa, but later went down in a thrilling game to the Wesseling Vermins from Germany.
Fourth defeat for The Mix at the European Women’s Championship
18 August 2021It was another defeat today (Wednesday) for The Mix at the European Women’s Cup in Dupnitsa, Bulgaria, in another game where they had the lead early on but couldn’t hold it and eventually went down 7-4 to the Wroclaw Panthers from Poland.
GB Girls’ Fastpitch programme holds successful home tournament
18 August 2021When it became clear that Covid would make it very difficult to send a GB Under-13 team to the annual European Massimo Romeo Youth Tournament in Italy this year, the hard decision not to go was taken. But what then…?