The emphasis of the partnership is on creating links between Schools and Clubs, assisting with School Carnivals and School Representative teams, the upskilling of Teachers, whilst providing a fun baseball experience for all Students.
“SSV is pleased to have entered into a partnership agreement with Baseball Victoria. Through this agreement we aim to work strategically with Baseball Victoria to increase interest and participation in SSV inter-school Baseball competitions with a flow on effect to Baseball Victoria clubs” said Nick Mooney Strategic Manager for School Sport Victoria.
“Baseball Victoria understands the importance of Schools in the pathway for children in sport. The school yard is a fantastic place for children to learn about the many sports on offer, and Baseball Victoria is extremely pleased to be able to partner with SSV to offer Baseball as one of those sports This partnership with SSV also inks directly to the recently launched new Junior Structure as part of Baseball Victoria’s strategic commitment to Gain, Train and Retain.
” said Myles Foreman President of Baseball Victoria.
Neale Price, Baseball Victoria CEO stated “Baseball’s entry level program of T-Ball is a great, non-threatening, fun, inclusive and safe game for children to play. It is the foundation game for Baseball, with many Schools already offering T-Ball to their students. The partnership with SSV will assist us in making that critical link from Schools into Clubs.”
The Vision for Baseball Victoria is that we will provide every Victorian with the opportunity to participate in Baseball. What better place to start than in or Schools.
Further information on the new SSV/BV partnership, or if your School would like a Baseball Staff member to visit your School, please contact Baseball Victoria on 9645 8000 or at email@example.com