Southwest Kitchener Optimist Club provides an opportunity for many youth in our community to participate in a team building sport at an affordable cost. Our club focuses on non-competitive baseball that teaches the basic principles of team play and above all - Fun. We run baseball, BlastBall, T-Ball, 3-Pitch, and Slo-Pitch programs for boys and girls ages 3 - 16.
Baseball registration will be held on March 17, 24, April 7 and 14 at 9a.m. - 12p.m. at the Optimist Clubhouse located at 120 Pioneer Drive. Please refer to the break down of the variety of styles which the Optimist Club offers to find the best fit for your child. The Optimist Club holds a end-of-season picnic where there will be ball games, activities and a barbecue. Registration forms and baseball information is located below. *Please note all coaches and managers must complete a Morality Contract which can be located with the registration forms below.
Due to the upgrading at the SWO Ball Fields we will be using alternate diamonds for our program
Carlyle Park Diamond
Pioneer Park School
St. Timothy School
START TIME FOR GAMES WILL VARY!
Important dates to remember:
- Registration from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Cost $55.00 per player CASH ONLY PLEASE!
- Season start May 14 (weather permitting) to June 23
- Picture day TBA
- Baseball Picnic TBA
For more baseball registration, team or schedule information, contact Helen 519-893-2830 or Betty 519-748-0735, or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Blast Ball is a very simple concept utilizing the skills of baseball in a fun, fast-paced activity for young players. Blast Ball teaches five fundamentals of baseball. Designed for new players starting out. Click Here for more information.
T-Ball is a game of baseball between two teams of 11 players with sufficient number if alternatives. T-Ball is designed to get young people interested in the game of baseball by teaching them the fundamentals in a fair, fun and safe way. Click Here for more information.
3-Pitch is a game of baseball between two teams of 10 players each inning. A regulation game consists of 7 innings. This 3-Pitch style game is designed to continue the players development skills at the next level of baseball. Click Here for more information.
Slo-Pitch is a game of baseball between to teams of 10 players each inning. A regulation game consists of 7 innings. Slo-Pitch is designed to maintain players interest in baseball by offering a skillful, fun and fair game. Click Here for more information.
Thank you to all the volunteers that keep the baseball program going!