WBSC releases Members Handbook in Spanish

WBSC releases Members Handbook in Spanish
22/02/2024
"We are launching this new tool in conjunction with the 10 year anniversary of the WBSC, to bring forward our vision to support all our members in the path for more modern, sustainable, and well-organised Community," said WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari.
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Swiss Baseball Softball Federation General Assembly welcomes four new members

Swiss Baseball Softball Federation General Assembly welcomes four new members
19/02/2024
President Dagmar Voith Leeman described the 2023 season as successful and highlighted the historic participation in the Baseball European Championship.
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WBSC Workshops on Governance and Anti-Doping “Educate and Empower” National Federations at Europe Congress

WBSC Workshops on Governance and Anti-Doping “Educate and Empower” National Federations at Europe Congress
09/02/2024
"It’s crucial that we – the global baseball and softball community - educate and empower our members and most importantly the athletes, who are a vital component of our sport and the key beneficiary of all the education resources that the WBSC offers,” said WBSC Chief Operating Officer Marco Ienna.
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2023 - A Year of Firsts

2023 - A Year of Firsts
30/01/2024
The Baseball Champions League was one of a number of milestones for the WBSC in 2023, on and off the field.
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WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari: "We look ahead to an exciting year" in 2024

WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari: "We look ahead to an exciting year" in 2024
23/01/2024
The third edition of the WBSC Premier12 highlights an impressive 2024 international baseball/softball events calendar. "It will be a great finale to a very busy year of events," says Fraccari in a video message to the baseball/softball family.
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Education remains paramount in WBSC anti-doping campaign

Education remains paramount in WBSC anti-doping campaign
18/01/2024
The WBSC 2021-2014 plan includes monthly webinars in collaboration with the ITA. Registration is open for the first webinar, scheduled for 30 January. The latest list of prohibited substances is available on the WBSC website.
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WBSC Members Handbook: A tool to further boost Member Federations' development

WBSC Members Handbook: A tool to further boost Member Federations' development
17/01/2024
In line with the WBSC Strategic Plan 2022-2028, the WBSC Members Handbook provides guidelines and resources to the members to improve their governance and boost sustainable growth.
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Baseball5 project: One Year Anniversary celebrated at Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan

Baseball5 project: One Year Anniversary celebrated at Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan
15/01/2024
"We celebrate a year full of giving and happiness," refugees at the Azraq Camp wrote to WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari. The WBSC intends to have the Azraq Baseball5 team participate in the 2026 Youth Olympic Games.
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2023 in Review - Top Stories of the Year

2023 in Review - Top Stories of the Year
31/12/2023
The top stories in 2023, a year in which baseball and softball made its return in the Olympic sports programme of LA28, the launch of the two-stage format for the Baseball and Softball World Cups as well as four new tournaments – U-23 Men’s Softball World Cup, U-15 Women’s Softball World Cup, Youth Baseball5 World Cup and the Baseball Champions League - plus exciting developments in eSport.
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2023 Year in Focus

2023 Year in Focus
30/12/2023
The confirmation by the IOC Session of baseball/softball on the Los Angeles 2028 Olympics programme was one of many "giant strides" made by the WBSC in 2023. The WBSC launched new tournaments, partnered with Konami for the WBSC eBASEBALL™: POWER PROS and made significant statute changes whilst announcing 10 May as WBSC Day.
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