Tournament Documentation / Forms

TOURNAMENT DOCUMENTATION/ FORMS

Below are the tournament documents and forms required by Associations, Clubs, and Schools for entering Softball NZ tournaments this upcoming 2015/16 season. They range from entry forms to return schedules (team rosters) to 'pick up player' forms. Any queries whatsoever please contact your local club, school, or association or contact Softball NZ.


National Junior Secondary School Championship Forms

  • Roster form (due Wed 15 Nov, 2017)

NZ Age Grade Nationals (January 2017)
  • Association team entry form (Due 1 Dec 2017)
  • Team roster form (Due 1 Dec 2017)
  • Association pick up form
  
National Fastpitch Championship (NFC) Forms
  • Important NFC Info, dates, & deadlines form
  • NFC team entry form (due 1 Dec, 2017)
  • NFC player registration form (for overseas players due 1 Dec 2017, for NZ players due 7 December, 2017)
  • NFC rules and explanations document
  • NFC Protected player team roster form (due Thurs 4 Jan, 2018)
  • NFC Final return schedule form (bring to managers meeting)

NZ Open Clubs Forms
  • NZ Open Clubs team entry form (Early entry due 13 Jan, 2017. Final entry due 6 Feb, 2017)
  • NZ Open Clubs team roster form - Men (Due 6 Feb, 2017)
  • NZ Open Clubs team roster form - Women (Due 6 Feb, 2017)
  • NZ Open Club Tournament pick up form

NZ National, North & South Island Secondary School Forms (March 2017 Tournaments)
 
  • Entry form (due Thurs 17 Feb, 2017)
  • Wed 1 March, 2017: Div 1 finalists notified to SNZ by associations/liaison officers
  • Mon 6 March 2017: Entry fee and team roster due to SNZ
  • Sec School Div 1 & 2 information document (Entry form in this document)
  • Div 1 Roster form
  • Div 2 Nth Island roster form 
  • Div 2 Sth Island roster form

Miscellaneous & Forms
  • Tournament Manual - Rules & Regulations Surrounding SNZ Tournaments Manual
  • Inter-Association Transfer Form
  • Sanction to Play Overseas Form (for NZ players wanting to go overseas to play for a short time, then returning home)
  • ISF Player Transfer Form (for overseas players wanting to play in NZ)
  • Association Playing Strengths Form
  • National Tournaments - Zero Tolerance Policy here
  • U15 Share the Load Rule here
  • WBSC Rules Changes here
  • WBSC Points of Emphasis re Pitching Rule Change here
  • New strike zone here


Bat Compressor Test
Bat compressor testing will be undertaken at selected national tournaments from the 2015-16 season onwards. Information below outlines testing protocols and video examples of failed and passed tests courtesy of the SNZ Umpires.
Bat Compressor Test - Fail Bat Compressor Test - Pass