There’s a club for every baseball lover in Auckland
Welcome to the Auckland Baseball Association's website, where you can find updates on the latest baseball events in town, league and club directory, as well as get involved in the fastest growing sport in New Zealand.
No matter which age or level you are at, you can always join a baseball club to have fun, keep fit, or even go professional. The Auckland Baseball Association is here to provide you with needed information to get started on your baseball journey.
Once again the North Shore City Baseball club is holding its pre season tournament to fire up the enthusiasm for the new season ahead. To ensure your place in the tournament don’t hesitate to make contact with your club who will register you in a team.
As with last year there will be plenty of food and drinks available for purchase.
Team registrations close on Monday 2nd October.
Cost is $100 per team.
2016 -2017 Registrations are now being taken
To register for the 2016-17 season stay in contact with your local club over the winter period.
They will have some exciting opportunities and events comming upfor you to take part in over the off season.
New players are always welcome in all grades!
Age Group Playing Times 2016/2017
ABA Age Groups For Non-Competition Grade Are:
1. T-Ball: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8yrs
2. U11: 8, 9, 10yrs
ABA Age Groups For Competition Grade Junior Baseball Are:
1. Under 13: 10, 11, 12yrs
2. Under 16: 13, 14, 15yrs
3. Under 19: 16, 17, 18yrs
C. ABA Age Groups For Competition Grade Senior Baseball Are:
1. Open 18+
The age determination date for each age group is 31st December of the upcoming year. (e.g. to play in the Under 13 division for the 2016/17 season a player must not turn 13 prior to 31st December 2016.)
The Auckland Baseball Association would like to thank the following organisation for there support
The World Masters Games
21 to 30th April 2017 Auckland, New Zealand
Baseball is one of the showcase sports that will be played!!!!
It is The world’s largest multi-sport event
- Join 25,000 athletes from 100 countries
- Recognised by the International Olympic Committee
The ‘Pit Crew’ are at the heart of World Masters Games 2017. They are the support team helping 25,000 athletes achieve their personal best, and play a vital role in ensuring the Games run smoothly and are an enjoyable experience for all. We need supporters that are able to help with all aspects of running a baseball game including preparing the fields. It will be a wonderful opportunity to meet people and just have fun.
We are looking for Pit Crew volunteers who:
- Have a positive attitude
- Have an ability to work well in a team environment and ‘go the extra mile’
- Are approachable and friendly
- Will be an outstanding ambassador for World Masters Games 2017