Baseball B.C. (the B.C. Amateur Baseball Association) is the recognized Provincial Sport Organization for amateur baseball in the province. At present, the membership is composed of:

 

B.C. Minor Baseball

B.C. Little League Baseball

B.C. Premier Baseball League

B.C. Baseball Umpires Association

B.C. Senior Baseball Association

B.C. Babe Ruth Baseball

 

The organization’s mandate includes the provision of coach and athlete development programs designed to improve the quality of the provincial delivery system.

 

Provincial Sport Organization Obligations

PSOs have an obligation:

  • to their members to provide equitable and consistent quality opportunities and services to all regions of the Province.
  • to provide a level of balance between both developmental programs and sustainable high-performance opportunities.
  • to provide a safe, ethical, technically sound and athlete-centered environment for all citizens of the province interested in participating.
  • to be accountable to their members, accountable to their sponsors and corporate supporters and accountable to government as a provider of public funds to further PSO objectives.

 

MEMBER BENEFITS

Click here for Member Benefits in PDF format.

 

MISSION STATEMENT

Through its programs and leadership, Baseball B.C. in cooperation with its affiliates, supports the development of baseball and aspirations of its members, by offering opportunities and setting procedures, standards and policies.

 

VISION STATEMENT

Baseball B.C. is the recognized governing body for baseball in British Columbia. We are a unified and democratic organization representing and supporting all legitimate systems of baseball and its different sport expressions. Our activities are non-discriminatory, and value-based.

 

We are financially self-sufficient and professionally managed in the progressive development of procedures, standards, and programs. We provide a supportive and nurturing environment for all of our members in their pursuit of the association’s common goals.

 

CREDO OF BASEBALL B.C.

We believe that baseball is an enjoyable life-long activity for all individuals. Its many facets include:

- Way of Life

- Sport

- Social Interaction

- Character Development

- Fitness and Health

- Recreation

- Friendly Competition

 

Through baseball we learn, teach and promote values of respect, discipline, self-control, truth, harmony, perseverance and responsibility as an individual and a member of a group.

 

Baseball operates on the principles of democracy, respect, fairness accountability, equal opportunity, openness and accessibility for all.

 

POLICIES and PROCEDURES OF BASEBALL B.C.

Constitution

Bylaws

 

BASEBALL B.C. STAFF

 

Chief Executive Officer - David Laing

davidlaing@baseball.bc.ca / (604) 586-3312

 

Director - Operations  - Scott MacKenzie

scottm@baseball.bc.ca / (604) 586-3315

 

Director - High Performance & Special Projects- Kyle Williams     

kyle@baseball.bc.ca / (778) 847-5475

 

Director - Partnerships -   Alan McKearney

alan@baseball.bc.ca  / (604) 808-2020

 

Coordinator - Programs -   Brad Robinson

brad@baseball.bc.ca  / (604) 586-3310

 

Coordinator - Administration -   TBA

tba@baseball.bc.ca  / (604) 586-3310

 

Coordinator - Social Media -   Steve Petersen

steve@baseball.bc.ca  / (778) 551-1893

 

Technical Director Baseball BC High-Performance Program - Cav Whitley

cwhitely8@gmail.com / (604) 221-4194

 

Technical Director Baseball BC High-Performance Program - Anthony Pluta

ajpluta3@gmail.com / (778) 350-3680

 

Baseball BC High-Performance Program Head Coach - Stacy Fournier

stacy.fournier22@gmail.com / (778) 558-6723

  

Baseball BC High-Performance Program Head Coach - Cav Whitley

cwhitely8@gmail.com (604) 221-4194

       

MANAGEMENT TEAM/BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President - Vacant

Vice-President - Grant Butler

Treasurer – Ted Hotzak

Secretary - Steve Gustavson

Director - Scott Eckardt

Director - Troy Carmont

Director - Tina Baker - Cornett

Director - James MacRitchie

Director - Wes Taylor

Director - Jim Maniago

Director - TJ Brennan

Director - Andrew Clements

Director - Aart Van Gorkum

Director - Robert Piasentin

Director - Mike Addy

Director - Sean Sullivan

Director - Raj Puri

 

BASEBALL BC PROVINCIAL SUPERVISOR of OFFICIALS

Blaise Leveay

E-Mail:  blaveay@gmail.com 

Phone: (778) 821-4150

www.bcbua.ca

 

BASEBALL BC CHALLENGER BASEBALL COORDINATOR

Tim Hall

E-mail: challenger@abbotsfordbaseball.ca 

www.bcchallenger.com


Baseball BC on Twitter

 

Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD)

What is LTAD?

Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) is a systemic approach developed and adopted by Baseball Canada to maximize a participant's potential and involvement in our sport. The LTAD framework aims to define optimal training, competition and recovery throughout an athlete's career. Enabling everyone to reach their full potential in the game of baseball and as an athlete. 

 

MLB British Columbians

Nick Pivetta

Current MLB Team: Boston Red Sox
Hometown: Victoria, BC

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