Baseball - Softball


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Founding Member, IWGA Member Federation 1980-1989 / since 2011.

Learn more about Softball on the WBSC website and YouTube.

Good to know

Baseball and Softball both joined the IWGA as individual members in 1980, but left the IWGA in 1981 and 1989. Softball changed its mind and applied to become part of the IWGA family in 2011.
Both federations merged in 2013 to become IWGA member as WBSC. They will be part of TWG 2021 with Women Softball.

Fun Fact

A 70mph softball, released from an average distance of 37 feet from the plate, will result in 0.35 seconds of reaction time for the batter.

On the programme of The World Games

2022 Birmingham, USA

2013 Cali, COL

  • Softball (invitational)

1985 London, GBR

1981 Santa Clara, USA

A Beginners' Guide to Baseball - Softball

Logo of World Baseball Softball Confederation

Baseball Softball

World Baseball Softball Confederation

Visit WBSC's website

Medal Results London 1985

Softball Team Women

  1. 1. USA
  2. 2. TPE
  3. 3. NED

Most successful athletes of Baseball - Softball

Most successful countries of Baseball - Softball