Softball Australia launches Community Umpiring Program

Softball Australia, in conjunction with the Softball Australia Umpires National Program are pleased to launch the Softball Australia Community Umpire Program, also known as the Coloured Shirt Program. The Softball

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on May 28th, 2020

Sport Australia releases Return to Sport Toolkit

Sport Australia has released a Return to Sport Toolkit available to download for all sports to assist them in resuming competition at all levels. The suite of practical resources focuses

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on May 25th, 2020

Strikers earn hat-trick of Homeplate Status

One Club itching to get back on the diamond once isolation restrictions are lifted will be Newcastle Softball Association’s Strikers who have already achieved their third consecutive Homeplate recognition. The

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on May 21st, 2020

National Pro Fastpitch cancels 2020 season due to COVID-19

The National Pro Fastpitch league will not take the field in 2020 for what would have been the league’s 17th season of competition. The league cited COVID-19 as the sole

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on May 18th, 2020

A note from the CEO of Softball Australia

To the softball community, Firstly, I hope you are all healthy, safe and well in these unprecedented circumstances. From a Softball Australia perspective, I’m pleased to report the Travelodge Aussie

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on May 13th, 2020

Travelodge Aussie Spirit hit a home run with mental health

After softball’s return to the Olympic cycle was confirmed in 2016, Australia’s best female softballers again dreamt of Gold Medal glory. When the Travelodge Aussie Spirit won the WBSC Asia/Oceania

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on May 11th, 2020

Returning to sport guidelines and softball

The Australian Federal Government recently met to discuss the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic and establish guidelines for National Sporting Organisations to assist in the return of their respective sports. Following the

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on May 8th, 2020

WBSC awards Argentina the hosting rights of first-ever U-23 Men’s Softball World Cup

The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) today announced that the hosting rights of the inaugural WBSC U-23 Men’s Softball World Cup 2021 have been awarded to Argentina. This will be the second

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on May 6th, 2020

Softball Australia paves the way to U.S. college with Aussie Athletes Agency

Softball Australia are pleased to partner with U.S. college recruiting experts Aussie Athletes Agency in an agreement which will help open the door to the US for Australian softballers. Aussie

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on May 6th, 2020

Prepare for the sport’s return with Softball Batter Up

Over the month of April, Softball Australia offered up the Softball Batter Up Introduction to Coaching Course free for budding facilitators. After almost 200 applicants registered, Softball Australia is pleased

Posted in Featured News, More News, News on May 5th, 2020