Softball

Overview

DATES
Saturday 7 October – Saturday 14 October 2023

TIMES
TBC

Games Entry Fee

VIP Gold entry fee $125 per person
Aged 70+ $110 per person 

(the above entry fees will increase to standard pricing of $155 and $145 respectively as at 1 August 2023)

Please note: All transactions are subject to a PayPal charge (1.5% of total amount due +$0.30).
Further details available in the Games Entry Terms & Conditions. 

Sport Entry Fee

$100 per person
An additional $22 will be charged for insurance purposes to competitors not registered with their home state softball body

 

Last Updated: 15/11/2022

Age Requirements

Age determined as at 31 December 2023
Minimum age 35 years

Age Groups

*Female: 35+, 45+, 55+
*Male: 35+, 45+

Divisions

Fast Pitch – Men’s & Women’s
Competitive & Social (Grades to be assigned)
Softball SA reserves the right to grade teams in consultation with the competition committee.

Number of Participant Requirements

Teams must have a minimum of 6 registered players by the close of VIP Gold entry period (30 April 2023) and a minimum of 9 registered players by the close of Early Bird entry period (31 July 2023) to ensure their place in the draw.

The competition will be capped at 70 total teams.

Squad Sizes

Minimum number of competitors: 10 per Team
Maximum number of competitors: 15 per Team

Diamond Sports, West Beach

Diamond Sports, West Beach

Additional Information

  • Fast pitch Competition ONLY
  • Teams must have 9 registered players by close of Early Bird Period to confirm their place in the draw
  • There is a team cap of 70 teams, teams wanting to enter once this cap has been reached will go on to a wait list
  • Please e-mail amg.admin@unisport.com.au to be placed on the wait list
  • Separate competition is open to both male and female participants
  • Social Grade, Competitive Grade (Grades to be assigned)
  • Softball SA reserves the right to grade teams in consultation with the competition committee
  • As per the competition rules, the minimum number of registered players to take the field is seven – team lists will be a maximum of fifteen per team plus officials (e.g. coach, manager and scorer). However, it is suggested to have at least 10 players registered in case of unforeseen injuries
  • Teams must have a minimum of 6 registered players by the close of VIP Gold entry period (30 April 2023) and a minimum of 9 registered players by the close of Early Bird entry period (31 July 2023) to ensure their place in the draw.
  • Acceptance of team entry is conditional upon the team supplying an umpire who is available to umpire every day of the tournament. The nominated team umpire MUST be competent in umpiring both as a plate and base umpire, at least for the division that their team is playing in
  • If needed, teams will be penalised for failure to provide an umpire for any allocated time slot
  • Teams need to supply their own coaching staff
  • An additional $22 will be charged for insurance purposes to competitors not registered with their home state softball body

Rules

The competition will be conducted under Softball Australia Rules and Regulations.

Affiliation

Participants need to register for a casual membership with the host State organisation for insurance purposes if they are not already registered with Softball Australia and/or their home State body.
Contact Softball SA for further details.

 

Softball Specific Enquires

James Harris
Softball SA
(08) 8353 6766
james.harris@softball.org.au

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