BOYS ACADEMY

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IN 2018, THE ISA ARE HOSTING Four TOURS WITH Five BOYS TEAMS.

U14 Boys - March 2018

New South Wales Softball Association are hosting a youth boys tournament in Sydney which includes a visiting team from Japan. The ISA New Zealand Academy  were again extended an exclusive invitation to send an ISA New Zealand U14 Boys to participate in the tournament.
 

NSW U14 Invitation International Challenge

Date: Tuesday 20th March - Monday 26 March

Tournament: Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th March

Location: Blacktown International Sports Park Park (Sydney, Australia)

Team Manager: Diane Waterhouse

Head Coach: Haydn Smith, former Softball NZ Chief Executive and former Black Sox Player Brian Mountford

Cost: $2,850pp

Itinerary   - Note we have a couple of spots on this for parents

Day 1- Tuesday 20th March

Early flight ex Auckland/Wellington/Christchurch to Sydney (NOTE all pricing is based on flight ex Auckland/Wellington & Christchurch - the cost of players transport to these centre is yours)

Afternoon skills camp

Warm up Games - Southern Districts for games against U15 Boys - Jacquie Osmond Reserve, Station Street Warwick Farm

Day 2

Morning & Afternoon skills camp

Evening warm up game - Campbelltown & District Softball Association, Milton Park, Macquarie Road, Ingleburn

Day 3

Morning & Afternoon skills camp

Evening Warm Up Game - Penrith at SURVEYORS CREEK SOFTBALL FACILITY, GLENMORE PARK NSW

Day 4 - Thursday

Training -

Evening Warm up Games Georges River

Day 5 - Friday

Training

12 pm depart for Opera House visit driving across the Harbour Bridge

Paddys Market Visit

Evening Rugby League Game

Day 6

Tournament

Day 7 - Sunday

Tournament

Evening pack for trip Home

Day 8 - Monday 28th - travel home

Visit Blacktown Shopping Centr on way to Airport

Accommodation, breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included in the costs - this excludes meals on the flights and lunch/dinner on the last day. Although we will have plenty of food at the accommodation and players are welcome to make there own meals for the last day. IT HAS NOT HAPPENDED YET.

Interested email Craig@ISA.org.nz or click on the REGISTER Tab above


ISA Development Boys - June/July 2018 -23 days

23 days in softball heaven, three states,  we get good crowds to most games. Games in Saskatchwen, Alberta and Manitoba - Saskatoon, Deslsie, Earl Grey, Fleming, Earl Grey. 

Saskatoon Tournament

Saskatoon Softball Association, Saskatchewan Canada are hosting us for 5 days with Exhibition Games in Deslie, Saskatoon (home of the last men's worlds series), and Prince Albert (Home of the 2018 Junior World Series) and games in Earl Grey

Coaches: Alberta and Canadian coach Dale Wagner and New Zelaand coaching legend Dale Eager

ISA New Zealand Development Boys Tour Invitation International

Date: Sunday 17th June - Wednesday 5th July – 18 days

Tournaments: 

Camerose Memorial Tournament -  Friday 30th June, Saturday 1st July  & Sunday 2nd July

Saskatoon Softball Association Exhibition Series

Kiwi Cup, Manitoba Challenge

Team Manager: Diane Waterhouse

Draft Plans: These are draft plans based on the expected flight plans

(NOTE all pricing is based on flight ex Auckland -  the cost of players transport to these centre is yours)

Cost: $5,900pp

Itinerary   - Note we have a couple of spots on this for parents

 Day 1     Wednesday Depart New Zealand 13th June

Day 2      Land Saskatoon Thursday - training during the day

Day 3      Friday - Training 

Day 4      Saturday -Travel to Wadena Games 2:30pm & 4:30pm

Day 5      Sunday – Travel to Shellbrook 2:30pm & 4:30pm

Day 6      Monday – Travel to Prince Albert 6.30 & 8.30pmv Prince Albert Astro

Day 7      Tuesday – Travel to Saskatoon 6:30pm v Saskatoon Selects U19 8:30pm v Saskatoon Jr Diamondback

Day 8      Wednesday Travel to Delisle 6.30pm v Delisle Pride

Day 9      Thursday Travel to Earl Grey 6.30pm v Earl Grey

Day 10   Friday – Fleming Game 6pm & 8om

Day 11    Fleming Tournament

Day 12    Fleming Tournament

Day 13     Monday drive to Brandon

Day 14     Tuesday Drive to Bonnyville

Day 15    Wednesday am Coaching kids program and pm Games Bonnyville

Day 16   Thursday Drive to Irma

Day 17    Friday – Drive to Camrose, Doug Galenza Classic Fastball Tournament

 Day 18, 19 & 20   Saturday/Sunday/Monday

                      Camrose, Doug Galenza Classic Fastball Tournament

Day 21 & 22 – Tuesday/ Wednesday in the air

Day 23 – Thursday Land back in New Zealand 5th July

Interested email Craig@ISA.org.nz

 


U15 Boys - September - October 2018

New South Wales Softball Association are hosting their NSW Blues Annual BOYS JUNIOR SOFTBALL Tournament at Softball Headquarters, at the Blacktown International Sportspark, Eastern Road, Rooty Hill, Western Syndey. The Tournament is being played Thursday 4th October and Friday 5th October.  We will play in the U17 Boys Grade. Departing New Zealand Friday 28th September and return  Saturday 6th October

New South Wales Softball Blues Junior Tournament

Date: Thursday 28th September to Saturday 6th October

Tournament: 4th Thursday & Friday 5th October

Location: Warm up games and training in and around Western Sydney with Tournament at Blacktown

Team Manager: Diane Waterhouse

Head Coach: Dale Eager

Cost: $2,950pp

Itinerary

Day 1- Early Friday 28th September

Early flight Auckland - Sydney

Morning & Afternoon skills camp - lunch at park

Evening game against each other at Stanhope

Day 2 Saturday

Announcement of two teams

Morning skills am /training camp pm

Afternoon  games Georges River and Candem - even travel back through Opera House and Harbour Bridge

Day 3 Sunday

Parklea Markets/ Swim/ NRL Rugby League Final

Day 4 Monday

Blacktown Shopping Centre am/ training at Blacktown afternoon

Evening Exhibition Game in Penrith and Southern District Assn team

Day 5 - Tuesday  2nd October

Training am/pm - Evenind game in Warrick Farm.

Day 6 - Wednesday 3rd October

TOURNAMENT

Day 7 - Thursday  4th October

TOURNAMENT

Day 8 - Friday  5th October

TOURNAMENT

Day 9 - Friday  6th October

Travel home

 

Various entertainment will be offered. Outlined itinerary is subject to change based on the softball program and timings. In the past, we have included visits to markets; downtown Sydney; Sydney Opera House; League Ganes; Sydney Harbour Bridge and tunnel; Outlet shops; Blacktown shopping complex; specialised softball shops; Wildlife Park; Darling Harbour; IMAX; and the Star Restaurant (formely Planet Hollywood). Entry costs are covered.

Accommodation, breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included in the costs - this excludes meals on the flights and lunch on the last day.

UNDER 17 Boys - May 2018

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Europe – Softball is an emerging sport in parts of Europe. The facilities are incredible and European country competition has more Men’s countries competing than the ISC worlds Series.

Date: Tuesday 1st May -  17st May  – 18 days

Tournament: 

Joudrs International Cup Boys Tournament in Prague. The club is providing us with their club room/gym facility for accommodation while in Prague.

Team Manager: Diane Waterhouse

Coaches: Rob Siolo former Samoan National Team Coach and Richard Allison form Canterbury Rep team coach.

Cost: $4,950pp   - this cost is based on flights ex Auckland

Day1 Tuesday, 1 May  Auckland Departure

Day2 Wednesday 2 May  Arrival Prague and training

Day3 Thursday, 3 May Training  Castle visit through Prague

Day4 Friday, 4 May  Training and exhibition Game

Day6 Saturday, 5 May  Invitation Tournament

Day7 Sunday, 6  May  Invitation Tournament

Day8 Monday, 7 May  Prague Exhibition Games

Day9 Tuesday, 8 May  Prague Joudrs International Cup Boys Tournament

Day10 Wednesday, 9 May  Prague Joudrs International Cup Boys Tournament

Day11 Thursday, 10 May  Prague Joudrs International Cup Boys Tournament

Day12 Friday, 11 May  Prague Joudrs International Cup Boys Tournament

Day13 Saturday, 12 May  Prague Joudrs International Cup Boys Tournament

Day14 Sunday, 13 May  Prague Departure b ack to New Zealand

Day15 Monday, 14 May  Flying home

Day16 Tuesday, 15 May Arrive back in New Zealand

 

ISA U13 Boys - JuLY/August 2018  13 days including Disneyland

15 days in softball heaven, including Los Angeles,  we get good crowds to most games. Games in Saskatoon

Saskatoon Tournament

Saskatoon Softball Association, Saskatchewan Canada are hosting us for 5 days with Exhibition Games, Saskatoon (home of the last men's worlds series including training in Los Angeles, Disneyland for two days and a Baseball game

Coaches:  Mark Rowley, Dean Turner, Peter Moffat and Mereana Matangi   

ISA New Zealand Development Boys Tour Invitation International

Date: Friday 27th July - Wednesday 9th August – 13 days

Tournament: 

                   Super 8 International U14 Boys & Girls Invitational Fastpitch Challenge

Team Manager: Diane Waterhouse

Draft Plans

Day 1    Friday 27th July Depart Auckland (at the moment all flights are ex Auckland – all costs are based on flying ex Auckland) -  

Day 2    Saturday 28th July Training, Orange County Shopping & LA Angles Baseball Game

Day 3    Sunday 29th July Training & Disneyland until late

Day 4    Monday 30th July Training & Disneyland until late

Day 5    Tuesday 31st July Fly to Saskatoon, stay at Saskatoon Super 8

Day 6     Wednesday, 1st August  

   Girls at Joe Gallagher Fields    Games 1 at 6:30pm v Saskatoon Raiders  Games 2 at 8:30pm v Lasers

                                     Boys at Bob Van Impe Stadium   Game 1 6:30 pm v Saskatoon Selects  Game 1 8:30 pm v Delisle 

           Day 7    Thursday, 2nd August 

                                      Girls at Joe Gallagher Field  Games 1 at 6:30pm v Saskatoon Hustlers  Games 2 at 8:30pm v Phantoms

                                      Boys at Bob Van Impe Stadium Game 1 6:30 pm v Saskatoon Selects Game 1 8:30 pm v Warman

             Day 8    Friday, 3rd August Tournament

             Day 9    Saturday Tournament

             Day 10    Sunday Tournament

                   Super 8 International U14 Boys & Girls Invitational Fastpitch Challenge

                   Girl’s event at Bob Van Impe Stadium, Glen Reeve Fields 3 & 4

                   Boy’s event at Joe Gallagher Field 

              Day 11    Monday, August 7th – Depart to Back to New Zealand

             Day 12    Tuesday August 8th – in flight

             Day 13    Wednesday August 9th   arrive home