European Championships and Cups hosts confirmed

European Championships and Cups hosts confirmed
30/11/2022
Following the call for organisers, clubs and National Federations bid to host the WBSC Europe events.

Following the bids received for the 2023-2025 events, the organising rights for the Baseball, Softball, and Baseball5 European Championships and Cups have been defined.

Baseball
The 2023 Baseball European Champions Cup is awarded to the cities of Bussum and Amsterdam, Netherlands. The 2023 U-15 Baseball European Championship will be played in Trnava and Bratislava, Slovakia. Wiener Neustadt, Austria, will host the 2023 U-23 Baseball European Championship.

For 2023, the bids are still open for:

  • Baseball European Confederation Cup;
  • Baseball European Federation Cup;
  • Baseball European Federation Cup Qualifiers;
  • U-12 Baseball European Championship and U-12 Baseball European Qualifier;
  • U-18 Baseball European Qualifier (2 groups)

Find the complete 2023-2026 European baseball calendar here.
The baseball bid form is available here.

Softball
Two bids were received for the 2023 Women’s European Premier Cup: Prague, Czechia, and Saronno, Italy. The decision will be taken by the WBSC Europe Softball Members at the 2023 Congress.
Caronno, Italy, will host the Women’s Softball European Cup Winners Cup “A”.

For 2023, the bids are still open for:

  • the U-18 Women’s Softball European Championship;
  • Coed Slowpitch European Super Cup;
  • Women’s Softball European Cup;
  • Women’s Softball European Cup Winners Cup “B”;
  • Men’s Softball European Super Cup;
  • European Softball Masters Cups.

In 2024, Dublin, Ireland, was awarded the U-22 Women’s Softball European Championship; the U-15 Women’s European Championship will be played in Prague, Czech Republic.

Two bids were received for the 2024 Coed Slowpitch European Championship from Pardubice, Czech Republic, and from Dublin, Ireland.
The decision will be taken by the WBSC Europe Softball Members at the 2023 Congress.

Find the complete 2023-2026 European softball calendar here.
The softball bid form is available here.

Baseball5
Vilnius and Kaunas, Lithuania, will host the 2023 Baseball5 European Championship. 

The bids are still open for the 2024 U-17 Baseball5 European Championship and the 2025 Baseball5 European Championship. 

Find the complete 2023-2026 European baseball5 calendar here.
The softball bid form is available here.