New Slowpitch and Fastpitch Rulebooks available from the WBSC
21 May 2022The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has now published updated 2022-2025 Official Rulebooks for slowpitch and fastpitch softball. Click through for links.
BSF and European awards to be presented at upcoming tournaments
17 May 2022At the BSF AGM in February this year, seven winners of BSF Annual Awards and 10 new inductees into the BSF Hall of Fame were announced. But the AGM was an online meeting, so no one actually received their trophies. Now they will – at a number of upcoming tournament events.
BSF Executive Meeting Report: 12 May 2022
16 May 2022The BSF Executive held its latest monthly videoconference meeting on the evening of Thursday 12 May. Click through for a report on the main discussions and decisions.
GB Men’s Teams look forward to Sweden Series games at Farnham Park
16 May 2022The Swedish Men’s Fastpitch National Team, led by Head Coach Israel Nukunuku, will be coming to Farnham Park on the weekend of 28-29 May for a series of matches against the GB Senior and Under-23 Men’s Teams plus an invitational team of GBFL athletes.
All Stars Fastpitch League debuts in the UK
13 May 2022BaseballSoftballUK (BSUK) and the British Softball Federation (BSF) today announced the launch of the All Stars Fastpitch League, a brand-new concept designed to promote and develop fastpitch softball in the UK.
BaseballSoftballUK receives £2.3 million Sport England grant
12 May 2022BaseballSoftballUK has received £2.3 million of Sport England funding for the next five years as one of over 120 organisations working in partnership with the agency to create improved access to sport and physical activity across the country.
GB selections announced for European Co-ed Slowpitch Championship
11 May 2022GB Slowpitch Head Coach Stephen Patterson has announced the players selected for the Great Britain Co-ed Slowpitch Team, with the aim of retaining the gold medal they won in the 2019 European Championship in Hungary.
New Under-14 Great Britain Fastpitch League gets off to a good start
4 May 2022A new and important addition to the Great Britain Fastpitch League – a mixed Under-14 Junior GBFL – had its opening game on Sunday 24 April, playing alongside the adult fastpitch league at Farnham Park.
Exciting games mark the start of the Great Britain Fastpitch League season
3 May 2022The weather was fine but chilly on 23-24 April, the first weekend of the 2022 Great Britain Fastpitch League season, as five women’s teams and six men’s teams turn up ready to play at Farnham Park.
Sliders show strength in depth at Bristol First Ball
30 April 2022Sixteen Bristol Softball Association teams gathered on a cool Sunday morning on 24 April for the league’s First Ball tournament, though the nip in the air was soon forgotten as players eased back into the swing of competitive softball once again.