SA-JSA Joint Coaching Webinars

The series of Coaching Webinars is a follow-up to the WBSC-SA Coaching Seminar-Course that was held in Penang-Malaysia in January 2020. Due to the Covid19 pandemic and many restrictions on international travels and mandatory quarantine, a physical seminar-course is not yet possible.  Thus, the online Webinars. The Webinars will comprise of 20 video footages, each 30 minutes, and available online […]

Expanded Japanese Olympic Softball Team opens training camp at Tokyo 2020 venue Yokohama Stadium

Wearing their new red uniforms, the Japanese National Team took the field after a nine-month pause. A total of 20 players will compete for the 15-athlete Olympic roster. An expanded Japanese National/Olympic Women’s Softball Team held their first training session on Tuesday at the Yokohama Stadium, the main venue of the Tokyo 2020 softball and […]

WBSC’s baseball-softball global headquarters featured as IOC sustainability case study

Launched at last week’s IOC International (Sports) Federation (IF) Sustainability Session under the theme ‘Back to Basics to Build Back Better’, the 23 IOC sustainability case studies feature innovative initiatives by sports’ world governing bodies, covering topics such as climate change, infrastructure, education and social development. The new, sustainable World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) headquarters […]

 3rd Softball Asia EXCO Meeting 03/2018-2022

Softball Asia (SA) had their Executive Committee (EXCO) Meeting this morning (01 December 2020) online chaired by president Beng Choo, Low. Below is a brief of what transpired at the meeting for your kind attention. The detailed report will be posted in due time. The SA EXCO thanks the following for their commitment – both […]

New dates released for 2021 WBSC U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup in Peru

Pully, Switzerland; 30 November 2020 — The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) today announced new dates for the inaugural WBSC U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup®. Originally scheduled for 2020, the top international youth softball event will now be played from 28 August to 5 September 2021 in Lima, Peru. The first edition of the WBSC […]

New WBSC Academy opens first online courses in push to further globalise baseball, softball

PULLY, Switzerland; 30 October 2020 — The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) today announced that the WBSC Academy, a global development initiative, will officially begin courses on 2 November. The WBSC Academy will help facilitate athletes, coaches, officials and National Federations to conduct efficient self-learning of the various topics related to Baseball, Softball and Baseball5. […]

SOFTBALL UP AND RUNNING IN KOREA BUT UNDER STRICT SOPs

The 32nd National Korea Softball championship was held from Sept 15-19th amidst the Covid 19 pandemic. It was successfully held under strict operation procedures in place and adhered which included no spectators, only teams and the people concerned were allowed to enter the venue – Seoul Grand Park at Gyunggi-do. Also in place were chambers […]

WBSC establishes new Integrity Unit to safeguard future of baseball and softball

The mission of the WBSC Integrity Unit is to enhance fair play and transparency, protect athletes’ rights and promote inclusiveness, and further enhance governance. The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) today announced the establishment of the WBSC Integrity Unit, a centralised hub for promoting and ensuring integrity within the organisation. The mission of the WBSC […]

Softball Asia Conducts Its Exco Meeting Online Successfully

It is ‘new normal’ times amidst the Covid-19 pandemic which has brought the world to its knees, and SOFTBALL ASIA (SA) adopted to the new times when it conducted its 2nd SA Exco meeting online via videoconference this morning. Although moving away from the normal personal meetings, the meeting chaired by SA president Ms Beng […]

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Do you know insidethegames.biz has a section dedicated to Baseball and Softball which is sponsored by the World Baseball Softball Confederation? Read all the Baseball and Softball News. Explore baseball and softball All Around the World. Check out Baseball5, WBSC’s hottest new Olympic property and discover the 2021 Baseball5 rulebook. Learn why baseball and softball are […]