At the recent Softball Canada Congress a proposal to implement a one-year trial of these two new rules was discussed at several workshops and unanimously approved at the Annual General Meeting. This trial will be effective January 1, 2018!
The first round of competition development courses of 2018 are now up on the locker! Please forward this information on to all of your clubs and coaches. The calendar will continue to update with event specifics, so continue to check back on a regular basis!
Softball Canada presents 10 Canadian Championships in various locations across the country. These Championships represent the pinnacle of many athletes' careers, as they compete for the title of National Champion. To attend a Canadian Championship, teams must first contact their Provincial or Territorial Softball Association.
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Softball NB recognizes the past achievements of Athletes, Teams, Officials and Builders at its Hall of Fame Awards Banquet.
Softball New Brunswick is committed to Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD) and its principles.
Softball Canada has just announced the dates, locations and registration details for the 2018 Junior Women’s National Team Combines.
Rawlings is the Official Softball of Softball New Brunswick.
All proceeds go towards funding Softball New Brunswick programs including: Scholarship Fund, Special Olympics Program, High Performance Athlete Development, Coaching Development, Slo-pitch Initiatives & Umpire Development.
The National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) is here to help you be the best coach that you can be. When you take an NCCP clinic, you’ll gain softball technical abilities as well as leadership and decision-making skills. NCCP training will open doors to new opportunities in coaching and in life.
Not sure what clinic to take? Click here to find out which clinic is best for you, and scroll down this page to see a list of the clinics and clinic descriptions.
Learn to Coach: For parents of participants or volunteer coaches, this 6-hour workshop focuses on softball essentials, placing emphasis on safety, fun, ethics, teamwork, and values beyond the game. It will enable participants to teach basic skills to beginners of all ages through a variety of activities. More…
Ongoing Participation: This 12-to15-hour weekend workshop will show coaches how to help participants continue their love of the sport and learn more sport specific skills. Participants will leave the course with a coaching toolbox filled with drills, skills, and positions. More...
How to Coach: Working to improve long-term athlete performance, a coach that takes this two-day workshop will learn to prepare their athletes (youth ages 10 + or adults) for provincial, national, or international competitions. In this 14-to 16-hour course, the role of the coach will be covered, and participants will deepen their knowledge of planning and positions while learning technical softball skills and drills. More…
What to Coach: Generally taken as a complement to the “How to Coach” workshop, this two-day technical course oversees offensive softball strategies, the detection and analysis of performance, and ethics and helps coaches build their coaching portfolio. More…
The Softball Competition – Introduction Clinic is comprised of two weekends of training. Weekend #1 sets the stage by teaching you the ‘What’ of coaching softball, while Weekend #2 teaches you the “How”.
This clinic is for coaches preparing players in the Learn to Train and Train to Train stages of softball’s Long-term Player Development (LTPD) model to improve performance, often in preparation for local, provincial, regional, and/or national competitions. Coaches usually have previous coaching experience or are former softball players.
|NCCP Coaching Clinic||Date(s)||Time||Location||Contact||Register||Cost|
|Competition Introduction (2 weekends)||Weekend 1: April 7-8th, 2018||9-5pm||Miramichi Valley High School|
345 McKenna Ave
Miramichi, NB E1V 3S9
|Competition Introduction (2 weekends)||Weekend 2: April 28-29th, 2018||9-5pm||Max Aitken Academy|
58 Crocker Crescent
Miramichi, NB E1V 3T8
|Bobby Despres |
|PD Point Opportunity||Date||Location||Contact||Register|
Common Problems in Young Pitchers
|March 19th, 2018||Webinar||Steph Sutton|
|March 26th, 2018||Webinar||Steph Sutton|
The Science of the Swing- Physics behind Softball
|April 9th, 2018||Webinar||Steph Sutton|
Women in Coaching
|April 23rd, 2018||Webinar||Steph Sutton|