BSF Executive Meeting Report: 13 May 2021
17 May 2021
The BSF Executive held its latest monthly videoconference meeting on the evening of Thursday 13 May. Click through for a journalistic report on the main discussions and decisions.
BSF re-emphasises policy on lightning during softball play
15 May 2021
Recent news reports of the death of a nine-year-old boy who was struck by lightning while playing football in Blackpool have led the BSF to remind the community about its own policy and advice regarding lightning.
Revived Manchester facility project progresses to planning phase
12 May 2021
BaseballSoftballUK and the Manchester City Council are pleased to announce that the Hough End development, featuring baseball and softball fields, has progressed to the planning phase.
Softball Europe calls off 2021 Co-ed Slowpitch Championship
11 May 2021
The Softball Europe Board has taken what they are calling the “tough decision” to call off the 2021 European Co-ed Slowpitch Championship, which had been scheduled for 15-19 June in Colorno, Italy.
Fastpitch @ Farnham Training Sessions start this weekend!
11 May 2021
BaseballSoftballUK is happy to announce Fastpitch @ Farnham – a summer full of fastpitch softball training opportunities at Farnham Park! Whether you’re a veteran player or just starting your fastpitch journey, these training sessions are open to all ages!
Three GB Women’s Teams announce roster selections for 2021
7 May 2021
Although no GB National Teams – fastpitch or slowpitch – will be taking part in official competitions this summer due to issues posed by the Covid-19 pandemic, three GB Women’s Fastpitch Teams have announced their roster selections for 2021.
MK Diamonds take top honours at WMSL First Ball Tournament
29 April 2021
After over a year of waiting, the softball season in the Windsor and Maidenhead Softball League got underway on Saturday 17 April at Farnham Park with the league’s annual curtain-raising First Ball event.
Covid forces GB Teams to withdraw from European competitions
27 April 2021
No GB National Teams will be competing in official European tournaments this summer for reasons directly related to the Covid-19 pandemic.
BSUK and BSF join social media boycott to protest abuse and discrimination
27 April 2021
BaseballSoftballUK (BSUK) and the British Softball Federation (BSF) will join the charity Kick it Out and football organisations across the country in boycotting all social media this weekend to protest racist abuse and discrimination online.
North West Series 1 recap—softball returns to Manchester!
23 April 2021
On the weekend of 17-18, BaseballSoftballUK staff helped relaunch play in the North West with the long-awaited return of the North West Softball Series.