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GB Announces Squad for European Championship

GB Slowpitch Head Coach Stephen Patterson has announced an 18-player squad for this summer’s European Slowpitch Championship in Sofia, Bulgaria, and eight of the players will be representing GB in this tournament for the first time. The Championship will be played in Sofia from 10-15 July, and GB will be attempting to win the gold […]

GB Slowpitch Announces Successful 2017 Triallists

  The GB Slowpitch Team held its annual Open Trials on the first weekends of February and March, and has now announced that eight new players have been added to the team’s player pool for 2017. Another nine players who were asked to re-trial have been retained in the squad. Trials were held at the […]

Great Britain Slowpitch Team Announces Successful Triallists

Following the GB Open Trial Series, held across a number of dates and venues this winter, Team GB Head Coach, Stephen Patterson recently announced the successful triallists to the GB National Slowpitch Programme for 2016. The successful participants are now eligible to be selected to represent Great Britain in any of the domestic and international […]

GB Slowpitch Open tournament set for 17 April

This year’s GB Slowpitch Open, a fun tournament for B-grade and C-grade teams designed to raise money for the GB Slowpitch Team programme, will take place on Sunday 17 April at Farnham Park. And as GB Slowpitch Head Coach Stephen Patterson says, “This is not your normal everyday softball tournament!” New look The GB Slowpitch […]

New GB Coaches and Managers are appointed

Several vacancies have occurred over the winter among GB National Team staffs, and the GB Management Committee, on behalf of the BSF, has advertised the positions, interviewed candidates and recommended appointments. The new Team Manager for the GB Slowpitch Team will be Kellie Whitaker. The previous Team Manager, Sara Vertigan, stepped down after the Slowpitch […]

GB Slowpitch Team heads for ISF World Cup

Players and staff from the Great Britain Slowpitch Team are now in Plant City, Florida to compete in the 4th Co-ed Slowpitch World Cup hosted by the International Softball Federation. The event, contested by teams from nine countries, will be played from 19-22 November at the ISF’s headquarters complex in Plant City, and will take […]

Open trials for GB Slowpitch Team set for 13 December

The GB Slowpitch Team programme will hold its annual Open Trials on Sunday 13 December, just three weeks after competing in the ISF Co-ed Slowpitch World Cup in Plant City, Florida. The trials will take place at Nuffield Health Sports and Fitness Centre in Rickmansworth, Herts. Any players looking to attend the Open Trials should […]