2022 Baseball BC - Male High-Performance Coaching Staffs
Baseball BC is pleased to announce the coaching staffs for 2022 male high-performance program. Please see the attached document. We are excited to welcome these coaches to the high-performance program and are confident that with their leadership Baseball BC will provide an exceptional instructional experience for all athletes.
Baseball BC invites you to learn how you can advance gender equity in your baseball community!
Together, Baseball BC’s Regional Coordinators are hosting FREE information sessions about the opportunities you can introduce or expand on to increase the number of girls and women participating in your association. We will provide information and easy steps for how you can implement gender equitable programming to increase the number of females playing, coaching, officiating, volunteering, and discussion will promote accessibility and representation throughout your association from grassroot to executive roles.
BC Girls Baseball Pre Season Development Series is Back
BC Girls Baseball is again offering Pre-Season Development Series’. This year, the program is designed for girls, and other genders not specified here, aged 12 & above - focusing on baseball skills for all abilities while encouraging confidence, resilience and of course lots of fun! Our goal is to provide a safe and challenging environment for girls to learn, practice and play baseball. We will focus on the 6 tools of baseball during our Winter Training:
Female High Performance Program Coaching Position Candidates
Please find below Coaching Candidate Profile information for all coaches wishing to be considered for a 2022 Female Selects Coaching Position.
Members in the News: Craig Burt Makes Pro Umpiring Debut
Craig Burt finally got the call. The Chilliwack umpire made his first appearance as an umpire in professional baseball on September 3 when he worked in the Florida Complex League, the Minor League re-brand of the Gulf Coast League.
NCCP Competition Development Multi-Sport Modules are On-line
The Canadian Sport Institute Pacific is pleased to offer the NCCP Competition Development modules on line as part of the International Coaching School. The multi-sport modules will be offered on Monday evenings from 6.00pm to 8.30pm starting in September and running through March 2022 and coaches can register for individual modules or take advantage of this program and register for all 8 of the modules available.
New Women in Umpiring Community
Join Canadian Women Umpires in our newest program Behind the Plate! We’re highlighting some incredible women umpires with even more incredible backgrounds in our sport.
The Old Timers Experiment in Port Alberni was a Huge Success
Kelly McGiffin, says "we will definitely go again next year, maybe even have two teams. But its even better than that, there’s been such an interest in baseball (real baseball) back in Port Alberni that we’re trying a Fall League of Open Age Men (anyone 19 or over) and already have about 30 guys signed up with another 15 requesting registration applications. We believe we’ll have three maybe even four teams for this short Fall League (six weeks). Most of these guys are playing “slo-pitch” now and can’t wait to play real ball."
LMBA Players Making Old Time Baseball History
On Sunday, August 15th at City Park in Langley, a group of baseball players aged 60+ will begin play in a newly created division of the Lower Mainland Baseball Association. Players will form into two teams the old-fashioned way – pitchers, catchers, infielders, outfielders. The players will play a series of games through September in preparation for setting up a four-team 60+ Division in 2022.