Training & Coaching

Dates for the 2018 Indoor training

Indoor session for 2018 have now finished – please see below for details of summer outdoor training

Beginners training – Open to all wishing to pick up the basic skills to play Softball

Tuesdays from 8.00 – 10.00 pm starting January 24th for 10 weeks ( with a break after 5 weeks )

Intermediates training – Open to those with at least a season of playing and wishing to hone their skills still further

Thursdays from 8.00 – 10.00 pm starts January 26th for 10 weeks (with a break after 5th week)

Costs will remain the same as the last three years at £5.00 per person per session and all profits go back to the BSA for more coaching kit funding and coach training.

You can pay for all 10 of your sessions in advance if you wish at a heavily discounted price of £40.00 – payment must be made by w/c 23rd January – no refunds

For more information on any of the training provided by Bristol Softball Association, or to book a place, contact .

2018 Open training OUTDOORS start on Monday April 23rd 6.30pm

The Bristol Softball Association provides training from our qualified coaches to suit all skill levels. So whether you’re an absolute beginner or played for years, why not come along and join us?

We run an ‘open to all‘  training /coaching session every Monday night ( weather permitting) at the grounds .. from 18.30  until dark  – Then it’s off to the pub !

All equipment including balls and gloves is provided and there is car parking, changing facilities and showers on site .

There is a small charge of £2.00 per person

The sessions can be cancelled if the weather forecast is bad, so please keep an eye on the Bristol Softball (UK) Facebook page for updates.

Pitching Courses 2018



The 2018 Slowpitch pitching courses will be on the following dates..

April 28th – The Downs – Bristol 12 noon

May 5th – The Downs – Bristol 12 noon

Whats in it ?….

The 4 – 4/5 hour Slowpitch Pitching courses are open to all and are just £25.00 per head

As in previous years the courses are run by highly experienced coaches who are also international pitchers.

The course covers all aspects of the pitcher’s role,  from the technicalities of pitching to fielding the position.

As in previous years the course is certificated and you’ll also be provided with a fact sheet to continue your training.

If you or your team needs more Pitcher coaching  just contact us for a training session

Contact David Lee  …07768 822464 for booking and more details or email…

Training  for non-BSA Teams and LeaguesThe BSA boast a 18 strong team of qualified coaches all with extensive on field experience of  and Slowpitch Softball at all levels, We have specialist coaches in Pitching, Batting, Fielding , Game Strategy and tactics as well as softball specific conditioning and Fitness.Private coaching sessions can of course be provided to non BSA members, teams, schools, and leagues.Our vastly experienced team can provide individual, Group or team coaching at any time day or night or times to suit you.Contact David Lee (07768 822464 ) or  for any questions you have regarding training.