IGETS REACHES PINNACLE WITH ZAGREB TRAINING CAMP

The training camp achieved its multiple goals and turned out to be a wonderful and memorable experience for everyone involved   The implementation of the Erasmus+ Sports: Small Collaborative Partnerships project, INCLUSION & GENDER EQUALITY THROUGH SOFTBALL (IGETS), reached its climax with the 3rd transnational meeting held on July 23-28, 2018, in Zagreb, Croatia. Whereas during the first […]

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ADMINISTRATIVE MEETING & FINAL SESSION

Friday, July 27, 2018 – SK Princ Zagreb Softball Fields During the final day of the training camp there was an administrator’s meeting between the project coordinators of the three partner clubs. Joseph Scicluna, of the Redcoats, Mirjam Willemse, of Olympia, and Petra Cizmic Pokrajac of Princ had a long meeting to assess the performance […]

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IGETS TOURNAMENT BRINGS OUT THE BEST OF PLAYERS

Thursday, July 26, 2018 – SK Princ Zagreb Softball Fields Having completed their commitments for the IGETS tournament, on Thursday afternoon the Redcoats had yet another productive practice session on Field B with coaches Nicole Thomas and Lisa Maulden. While Nicole worked with the pitchers and catchers, Lisa held a session with the rest of […]

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NUTRITION & SPORT PSCHOLOGY AT IGETS CAMP

Thursday, July 26, 2018 – SK Princ Zagreb Softball Fields Following the morning practice session, the players and coaches had a seminar with a nutritionist who covered aspects of the diet for players before and after practices, games and tournaments, as well as during tournaments. He also showed them how to prepare a meal that […]

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MORNING PRACTICE SESSION – DAY 4

Thursday, July 26, 2018 – SK Princ Zagreb Softball Fields Thursday was another busy day for the IGETS Triangular Training Camp. It started with a very productive morning practice where the focus was on positional play and hitting. Coaches Stanley Doney, Nicole Thomas, and Lisa Maulden along with the coaches of Olympia and the Redcoats […]

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REDCOATS AT PRINC ENDS IN A TIE

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 – SK Princ Zagreb Softball Fields On Wednesday afternoon the Redcoats faced the co-ed Princ team for the second game of the IGETS Tournament, while Olympia played against the U15s of the Redcoats with revenge on their mind. Nine members of the women’s U17 softball team of SK Princ Zagreb, participated […]

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IGETS TOURNAMENT STARTS WITH AN UPSET

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 – SK Princ Zagreb Softball Fields On Tuesday afternoon the first fastpitch softball games took place. On Field A, the Għajnsielem Redcoats U17 team hosted Olympia Haarlem, a game valid for the IGETS Tournament, whereas on Field B the Redcoats U15 team played an exhibition game against Princ. The tournament couldn’t […]

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IGETS OUT IN THE ZAGREB CITY CENTRE

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 – Downtown Zagreb The players then had a walkabout in the city with an IGETS theme, intended to further increase awareness among the girls with regards to inclusion and gender equality. Players and coaches were split into seven groups, with members from the three teams in each group, and they had to […]

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MORNING PRACTICE SESSION – DAY 2

The first practice session took place on Tuesday morning. Pitching and catching were the main focus along with positional play. During the first part of the session pitching Coach Nicole Thomas was responsible for the pitchers, Lorena Oreščanin was responsible for the catchers, while the other coaches conducted drills intended to improve throwing and catching for […]

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IGETS in Zagreb (Croatia) Schools

Monday 22nd of January 2018 an interesting meeting took place in Prečko School in Zagreb. Softball Club Princ coaches and EVS volunteers presented to kids and their teachers a BeeBall Game. BeeBall is a successful method (all over the world) for introducing softball to kids. The participating children were between 6 and 9 years of […]

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