Updated January 5, 2018
GTA slo-pitch

SloPitch1.com is a directory of slo-pitch leagues, teams and tournaments in the greater Toronto /Golden Horseshoe area of Ontario, Canada including: Toronto, Etobicoke, Mississauga, Brampton, Scarborough, Niagara Falls, etc. with maps to all softball diamonds in the GTA; Toronto, Mississauga, Brampton; from Ajax to the Falls!

RSPA Dome Slo-Pitch Tourneys
Saturday, Feb. 3 & Feb. 24

10:00 pm to 6:00 am • Coed (6M-4F)

Wet n Wild/Wild Water Kingdom Dome map
7855 Finch Avenue West, Brampton, ON L6T 0B2

Randy Warren e-mail preferred: accent@slopitch1.com
Cell 416-930-6124 • Fax 905-840-7206
Entry Fee $550

SPN Coed Provincial Qualifiers for 2018

Orangeville Sno-pitch Tourney

Saturday-Sunday, January 20-21, 2018 • Coed 6M-4F
Only two-day sno-pitch tournament in Ontario!
SPN Coed Provincial Qualifier for 2018!
Limited number of entries!
Contact Chris Dryden cdryden@rogers.com
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SPN Bat Rules in Effect NEW for 2018

Updated December 11, 2017
Slo-Pitch National recognizes and accepts ONLY the USSSA authorized bats
for use in the SPN program. -- www.usssa.com
All SPN approved bats must carry the USSSA stamp for use in the SPN Program.
Note: Local leagues have the ability to set their own bat policies.
Note: This rule is NOT in effect for RSPA Coed Slo-Pitch.
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What's New With SPN - Slo-Pitch National - 2018

Updated December 11, 2017 - This is not an official Slo-Pitch National web page.
For official Slo-Pitch National web site - click here
Slo-Pitch National - F.A.Q. Frequently Asked Questions

SPN New Rules and Policies 2018

• Rule 2 Sec 8 – Protective Equipment Statement
Any player who has a concern about an injury occurring from being struck with a ball during SPN sanctioned play should address that concern by the use of protective equipment which is available and is allowed in Slo-Pitch National sanctioned play.
For safety reasons, SPN strongly recommends that all players wear protective equipment while playing both defensive and offensive positions. Protective equipment including masks, headwear, catchers’ equipment and soccer style shin guards may be used by all players in any SPN sanctioned event.
• Rule 2 Sec 1: All legal bats used in Slo-Pitch National will have the USSSA compliance mark ("thumbprint") located on the bat.
Note: Local leagues have the ability to set their own bat policies.
• Rule 2 Sec 11 - EQUIPMENT: At no time can a camera, cell phone, audio or video device be worn or used by a player, coach, or manager while on the field of play. ELECTRONIC DEVICE is any device capable of making or transmitting still or moving photographs, video recordings or images of any kind. Any device capable of creating, transmitting or receiving text or data and any device capable of receiving transmitting or recording sound is prohibited. EFFECT: Player, manager, coach will be removed from the game.
• Rule 14 - Seniors Courtesy Runners: Seniors 50+, 60 +, and 65+ have use of unlimited courtesy runners, without penalty.
The courtesy runner can be anyone listed on the lineup card and the same runner cannot be used more than once per inning.
• STG&OR - I.D.: Government issued I.D may be checked at any time by the tournament committee or their representatives to certify a player’s name, date of birth, address or gender without protest.
• STG&OR - Ejection: The umpire will advise the coach that failure to leave the park at the requested time, or returning to the field after leaving from an initial ejection, shall result in the immediate halting of the game and the ejected player’s team forfeiting the game.
• STG&OR: Players may compete on one Masters and Seniors team AND on one Coed team AND on one single sex team (mens or womens) team in the same sanctioned event, if registered per “i” above;
• SPN 2018 National Championships: Womens E to be added to 2018 Championships. Division to be hosted in Leduc, Alberta.
• SPN 2019 National Championship Host Locations: See list below.

RSPA 2018 Summer Slo-Pitch Tournaments

May 5-6, June 9-10, July 7-8, August 18-19, Sept 22-23, 2018

Coed (6M-4F) D, E, F • Mens D, E • Mens Masters 35+ and 50+ for May 5-6 only.

SPN Provincial & National Qualifiers


Etobicoke-Mississauga - Headquarters: Irish Shebeen Pub
5555 Eglinton Ave. W., Etobicoke ON M9C 5M1 — map

• Team Rep Appreciation Gift & Appreciation Draw • Team Draws •

Tournament Flyer       Tournament Entry Form       Tournament Frequently Asked Questions
Randy Warren — e-mail preferred: accent@slopitch1.com • Cell 416-930-6124 • Fax 905-840-7206     • Entry Fee $350.00 Largest Coed Slo-Pitch Tournament
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SPN/RSPA Slo-Pitch Umpire Clinic 2018
Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 6:00 pm

RSPA needs SPN carded umpires for recreational adult coed slo-pitch league. We will train and card.
SPN sanctioned Umpire Clinic Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 6:00 pm
Location: Diamond Beach, Etobicoke, 575 Centennial Park Blvd., Etobicoke Ontario, M9C 5M3 — map

You will become a fully sanctioned SPN umpire, eligible to umpire any SPN league or tournament in Canada.
Clinic cost is $100 and includes: SPN umpire card, rulebook, hat, instruction clinic and umpire test.
If you attend the RSPA umpire clinic, we will guarantee umpire bookings of at least double your clinic cost
    (we cannot guarantee parks or nights).
RSPA is an adult recreational, coed league, with parks in Mississauga-Etobicoke, Monday to Friday, weekend tournaments available.
Contact Randy Warren, accent@slopitch1.com

RSPA Slo-Pitch Open Practices Players Looking For a Coed Team

Updated January 2, 2018
RSPA Coed Slo-Pitch League holds open practices for new players trying to find a COED team in Mississauga-Etobicoke.
Email me accent@slopitch1.com if you wish to attend the new player practice. (Females and couples and high level males ONLY).
Sunday morning practices are every Sunday morning 10:00 am to 12:00 noon (weather permitting)
for 3 Sundays only, Sunday, April 15, April 22 and April 29.
Thursday night practices are every Thursday 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm (weather permitting)
for TWO Thursdays only, Thursday, April 19 and Thursday, April 26.
For more practice information, maps, etc. see RSPA Open Practice Info. - See RSPA New Player for new player info and FAQ.
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RSPA Recreational Slo-Pitch Association
is a non-profit, recreational, coed (7M-3F) slo-pitch league for adults (16+/18+) in the Mississauga and west Toronto/Etobicoke area. RSPA is in its 35th year and is the largest coed league in the GTA with 190 teams in 26 divisions for 2017 and ALL the teams make the playoffs! RSPA offers the most coed divisions of any league, with divisions in "Comp", several different levels of "E", Coed "F" and a "Corporate/Fun" division for corporate teams. We are SPN affiliated, fully insured and use SPN carded umpires. A great league, with lots of other activites — Volleyball Night; All-Star Night with home run, base running and other contests and FREE barbecue, and the BEST banquet in town!
Looking for new teams and new players for 2018! - - www.slopitch1.com/rspa/

RSPA Slo-Pitch Tournaments

May 5-6, June 9-10, July 7-8, August 18-19, Sept 22-23, 2018
Coed (6M-4F) D, E, F; Mens D, E
Mens 35+, 50+ for May 5-6 only.

SPN National & Provincial Qualifiers
Etobicoke-Mississauga
Flyer       Entry Form       F.A.Q.
Map of all GTA
Slo-Pitch Parks and Diamonds

Etobicoke, Mississauga, Brampton, Oakville, Hamilton, Scarborough, Markham, Niagara Falls, Ajax, Oshawa, Pickering, Georgetown, Tottenham, Barrie, etc.
GTA Park Maps
Updated February 9, 2016
SPN Toronto area slo-pitch tournaments

SPN Toronto area slo-pitch tournament list.
Provincial Championship dates.
National Championship sites.
Toronto area slo-pitch tournaments
What's New With SPN
- 2018 SPN Rule changes.
- 2018/19 National Championship sites
- SPN Ontario 175 foot rule.
- Coming soon ...
- 2018 Tournament Awards.
- Can-Am Niagara Tournament.
What's New With SPN
Updated January 2, 2018
Home Run Sports

All your sporting needs.
1855 Dundas St East, Unit 15-16, Mississauga, ON L4X 1M1
map
CSPL Centennial Slo-Pitch

Mens & Coed
All levels of slo-pitch
www.cspl.ca
Diamond Beach Sports

575 Centennial Park Blvd, Etobicoke M9C 4V1 - map
Slo-Pitch Headquarters
Batting Cages, Volleyball Courts, etc.
MLSPL
Mississauga Ladies Slo-Pitch


Ladies Slo-Pitch League
Womens E, Womens D
www.mlspl.com
Irish Shebeen Pub

5555 Eglinton Avenue West,
Etobicoke ON M9C 5M1
(south side at Satellite Drive;
Etobicoke-Mississauga border)
Irish Shebeen map
www.irishshebeen.com
Danny Lewicki web site
Check out his book - "From the Coal Docks to the NHL", the story of hockey life in Northern Ontario; Bantam, Midget and Junior; Toronto Marlboros; Toronto Maple Leafs; winning the Stanley Cup; the failed first Players' Association and life in the NHL.
Slo-Pitch National

Official Slo-Pitch National web site.
www.slo-pitch.com