Softball New Brunswick is pleased to announce that we will now be providing online TEAM and INSURANCE registration as well as Softball NB Provincial Registration online for the 2017 season and beyond. What does this mean for you, the membership? Registration can be done instantaneously, no need to mail, or email your forms.
Are you interested in some Softball NB Swag? You can design and personalize your Team Apparel on our online shop!
Did you know: Softball NB has an excellent quality Junior Development Umpire program for youth? - CLICK FOR MORE INFO.
Softball NB is pleased to announce a initiative for 2017. The Softball NB Grandslam Draw is a fantastic opportunity to participate in a weekly 50/50 draw to aid in the development of softball programs in New Brunswick.
Canadian Sport For Life – Long Term Athlete Development 2.0
(PDF 4.66 MB)
This consultation paper describes a 7-stage Canadian framework of LTAD, a training, competition, and recovery program based on developmental age – the maturation level of an individual – rather than chronological age.
This resource is an update on CS4L– Long-Term Athlete Development that, in the spirit of “Kaizen” or continuous improvement, builds on the original 2005 Canadian Sport for Life – Long-Term Athlete Development Resource Paper.
Actively Engaging Women and Girls
(PDF 1.51 MB)
The purpose of this resource is to increase awareness about the experiences of women and girls, and provide recommendations to address the psycho-social factors that influence female athlete development.
Everyone has a role to play in actively engaging women and girls in sport and physical activity.
Sleep, Recovery and Human Performance
(PDF 1.87 MB)
Sleep has a direct effect on metabolic processes such as energy balance, appetite and weight control.
Attending to the importance of it will reduce the risk of over-training/under-recovery, enhance resistance to illness and will improve recovery from energy. This article will explore the importance of considering sleep in LTAD.