The World Games, founded in 1981 as a major quadrennial multi-sport event for non-Olympic sports and endorsed by the International Olympic Committee, will next be held in 2017 in the Polish city of Wroclaw – and baseball is hoping to be included.
11/22/2013, 10:30am GMT, By British Baseball Federation
Thomas Bach, the newly-elected President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), has told a news conference in Tokyo that baseball and softball could still return to the Olympic programme for the 2020 Games in Japan.
A number of new ideas for enhancing and growing British baseball were at the heart of the 2013-14 BBF AGM and Congress, held on Saturday 9 November at the Holiday Inn in Leicester. Around 60 people from just over 20 clubs attended, with 53 votes available to be cast for motions and elections.