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World Championship countdown – 100 days to go

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It’s 100 days until the first pitch of the XVI WBSC Women’s Softball World Championship – and for the Aussie Spirit players, it will be the busiest 100 days of

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on April 24th, 2018

Weaver ready for second phase of her career

Melinda Weaver

When you lose your passion for your favourite sport, it’s time to take a break. But what happens when you regain that passion? You make a comeback, of course. Melinda

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on April 17th, 2018

First-class facilities for Spirit’s pre-World Championship camp

Ota, City, Japan.

A Japanese city is rolling out the red carpet for the Aussie Spirit as they prepare for the biggest event on the world softball calendar this year. The Spirit are

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on April 13th, 2018

Camp kick-starts Junior Steelers’ World Championship campaign

Junior Steelers

The Junior Steelers have taken another step towards World Championship success in Canada with a highly productive training camp in Canberra. In what Head Coach Laing Harrow described as a

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on April 11th, 2018

Call for Applicants – Australian Open Women’s Team Analyst

Softball Australia is calling for applications for the position of Team Analyst of the Australian Open Women’s Team. The position is for a period from the date of appointment to

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on April 5th, 2018

Aussie Spirit coaching staff for World Championship announced

AUSSIE SPIRIT

After a thorough selection process, Softball Australia has announced the coaches and support staff for the Aussie Spirit team to compete in Japan this year. Head Coach Fabian Barlow believes

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on April 4th, 2018

Softball loses much-loved Hall of Famer Wendy Braybon

Wendy Braybon

Australian softball has lost a valued and much-loved member of the community with the death of Wendy Braybon. Regarded as one of the leading sports physiotherapists in Australia in a

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on April 3rd, 2018

After a long break, Verity’s back better than ever

Taking a break is often a good way for athletes to recover from injuries, give their body a rest, then return to their sport refreshed and ready to go. Verity

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on March 29th, 2018

How the Aussie Spirit can get to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

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The Aussie Spirit’s pathway to qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has become clearer after an announcement by the World Baseball Softball Confederation. At its meeting in Paris, the WBSC

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on March 26th, 2018

2018 Australian U/19 Women’s squads announced

Softball Australia is pleased to announce the 2018 Australian Under-19 Women’s Squad and Development Squad. U/19 Squad The Australian U/19 Squad will attend the 2018 International Friendship Series training camp

Posted in Featured News, High Performance, More News, News on March 26th, 2018