Stay tuned for new Intro to Softball Clinics Coming this winter!
Designed for NEW to softball prospective players interested in trying the sport of Fastpitch Softball!
- Players who have never played organized Fastpitch softball
- Open to Girls aged 5-13 (as of January 1, 2024)
- Open to Boys aged 5-8 (as of January 1, 2024)
- You do NOT need to be registered for the coming season prior to participation
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
- Softball glove (any glove will do at this point)
- Indoor Running Shoes
- Athletic clothing
- Optional: Softball bat and helmet (These will also be made available by WHS to borrow).
WHEN: TBD, 2023/2024
Group 1 = TBD-pm Open to ages 5-8 (born 2015-2018)
Group 2 = TBD-pm Open to ages 8-13 (born 2010-2015)
Two sessions were held in Jan/Feb 2023
LOCATION: Calgary French & International School - 700 77 St SW - MAP
FORMAT: This event aims to Introduce kids to the foundational skills of the game, keep them active, and HAVE FUN!
During the 90 minutes your player will:
- Be introduced to the proper throwing & catching technique
- Be introduced how to field a ground ball and/or pop fly
- Be introduced how to hold and swing a bat
- Parents will be offered a quick overview of our program and Q&A with our WHS Board Members about our association, our program, and the coming season. (To be held once players start).
- Parents are requested to STAY at the session for its entirety (we do like parents to see how we teach our players the proper skill techniques as well!)
Note: For safety, our younger players will start with tennis balls
COACHES: West Hill Softball volunteer coaches plus special guests (TBD!)
COST: 100% FREE!!!
However, you must sign-up for the session.
Space will be limited, and be based on a first come, first serve basis.
“Play, compete, learn, and have fun!”