International Tournaments


18 - 20 November 2022 Tradestaff World Cup Warm-Up
Colquhoun Park, Palmerston North, New Zealand

17 February 2022

WBSC Mens U23 Softball World Cup, Parana, Argentina October 22-30
Softball NZ is awaiting further information from WBSC on this pinnacle event. Communication includes dialogue with Sport NZ and MBIE as to international travel guidelines for this October event. Softball NZ are working alongside Major Sox management on the matter and more formal communication can be expected as information comes to hand.

Softball NZ will be hosting an International Federation Warm-Up series at Colquhoun Park, Palmerston North, November 18-20.
5 of 12 Federations have so far qualified for the WBSC Mens Softball World Cup and Softball NZ has received expressions of interest from 6 Federations wishing to compete at the event.
The 5 qualified teams are Australia, Czech Republic, Denmark, New Zealand, and South Africa. Further qualifying nations from Americas (4) Asia (2) and a Wildcard will be announced by WBSC in due course.

2022 WBSC Mens Softball World November 26 – December 4, Rosedale Park, Auckland. Softball 2021 Limited are the Local Organising Committee for the World Cup with appointed Co-Chairs in Fay Freeman and Bob Leveloff.
Softball NZ are jointly partnering North Harbour Softball Association for the event.

Aussie Spirt Series, December 8-18 – Sydney (TBC).
Australia Green, Australia Gold, Chinese Taipei and New Zealand. Expressions of Interest are being worked through with Softball Australia. Communication with White Sox management and their senior leadership group are continuing.


22 February 2020 - 1 March 2020 Temperzone New Zealand Junior Black Sox 
WBSC U18 Softball World Cup

Colquhoun Park, Palmerston North, New Zealand



8-10 February
TAB Challenge Cup
Rosedale Park, Albany, Auckland 

13-23 June
Golden Homes New Zealand Black Sox
XVI Men's Softball World Championship

CZE, Prague & Havlickuv Brod 

17-22 June
Canterbury Baby Hawks
Little League Asia-Pacific & Middle East Junior Girls Softball Qualifier
Jakarta, Indonesia

5-14 July
New Zealand Major Sox Women
Canada Cup

Surrey, BC, Canada

8-12 July
New Zealand Developing Sox Girls
International Friendship Series

Redlands, Queensland

8-12 July
New Zealand Developing Sox Boys
International Friendship Series

Redlands, Queensland

10-17 August
New Zealand Junior White Sox
U-19 Women's Softball World Cup

Irvine, USA

24-29 September
New Zealand White Sox
Asia/Oceania Softball Olympic Qualifier 
Shanghai, China


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7-15 July
Temperzone New Zealand Junior Black Sox
XII Junior Men's Softball World Championship
Prince Albert, Canada
9-13 July
Under 17 Boys Emerging Sox
International Friendship Series
Brisbane, Australia
13-22 July New Zealand White Sox
Canada Cup

Vancouver, Canada
13-22 July Under 19 Girls Junior Sox
Canada Cup 18U Futures Gold Section
Vancouver, Canada
13-22 July Under 17 Girls Emerging Sox
Canada Cup 16U Showcase Gold Section
Vancouver, Canada
2-12 Aug New Zealand White Sox
XVI Women's Softball World Championship
Chiba, Japan
28 Aug - 1 Sept Golden Homes Black Sox
WBSC Intercontinental Softball Cup
Prague, Czech Republic
22-24 Sept Under 15 Girls Developing Sox
Queensland U17 State Championships

Brisbane, Australia
22-24 Sept Under 15 Boys Developing Sox
Queensland U17 State Championships

McKay, Australia
14-20 October U23 Major Sox
Makassar Open

Makassar, Indonesia