Baseball(Baseball)

Baseball(Baseball)

Sport Overview

Baseball is played by two teams each consisting of nine players, and the objective is to score as many runs as possible. The teams switch offence and defence positions when three outs are recorded. The team with the higher score after switching offence and defence positions nine times (nine innings) wins the game.

Event

【Gender】
 Mixed
【Grade、Age】
 A:30+、45+ 
 B:30+、45+
 *All teams will compete regardless of the gender.
 *One player can participate only in one category.

 Grade A:Premier (including players who have competed in national or international  competitions)
 Grade B:Open (players who play in regional tournaments and club tournaments)
 *The grade of competition (level) is an approximate estimation for forming a team.

 ・The age of youngest registered team member determines which age category the team will compete in.
 ・A team may make entry into a younger age category.
 ・Men's and women's teams can participate.

Eligibility

【Age requirement】
・Minimum age is 30 (born on or before 31 December 1991)
・Minimum age is 45 (born on or before 31 December 1976)
In line with the sport-specific rules, an athlete must compete in their designated age group, with your age determined as at 31 December 2021. For example, if you are 44 during Games time but have turned 45 by 31 December 2021, you would compete in the 45+ age category.

Sport News

[May 26,2020]Updated '7 Competition Details'of Sports Information Guide.
[Jan.7th,2020]Updated '4 Competition Dates'of Sports Information Guide.

Sports Information Guide

Schedule

Sport Discipline May 2021 Venues
14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Baseball Baseball          
Hotto Motto Field Kobe
G7 Stadium Kobe
Ajisai Stadium Kita-Kobe
Miki Disaster Prevention Park
Rubber Baseball                    
Moriyama City Sports Park Baseball Field [Men’s] Grade A
Higashiomi Koto Stadium [Men’s] Grade A, [Mixed] Grade B
Higashiomi Okunono Sports Park [Mixed] Grade B, C
Higashiomi Nagayama Park [Mixed] Grade B

※The above schedule was created based on the information that is current as of June 5th, 2020. It is subject to change due to various circumstances in the future.

Venue

Hotto Motto Field Kobe

Location Midoridai, Suma-ku, Kobe, Hyogo
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・7minutes walking from Sogoundokoen Sta.
・5minutes by car fromHanshin ExpresswayKobe-yamateLine“Shirakawa-minami”Interchange
・3minutes by car fromHanshin ExpresswayKita-Kobe Line“Fusehata-nishi”Interchange
Official Homepage https://www.kobe-park.or.jp/sougou/facilities/stadium/

G7 Stadium Kobe

Location 5, Yasakadai, Suma-ku, Kobe, Hyogo
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・9minutes walking from Sogoundokoen Sta.
・5minutes by car fromHanshin ExpresswayKobe-yamateLine“Shirakawa-minami”Interchange
・3minutes by car fromHanshin ExpresswayKita-Kobe Line“Fusehata-nishi”Interchange
Official Homepage https://www.kobe-park.or.jp/sougou/facilities/stadium/

Ajisai Stadium Kita-Kobe

Location Arinochoniro, Kita-ku, Kobe, Hyogo
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・20minutes walking from Dojo-Minamiguchi Sta.
・About 10minutes by car from ChugokuExpressway “Nishinomiya-Kita”Interchange
・About 10minutes by car from RokkoNorth Toll Road“Yoshio' ramp
Official Homepage http://www.denspo.com/facility/ajisai/

Miki Disaster Prevention Park

Location 1708, Shijimichomitsuda, Miki, Hyogo
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・11minutes by Public bus from Midorigaoka Sta.
・5minutes by car fromSanyoExpressway “Miki-Higashi”Interchange
Official Homepage http://www.hyogo-park.or.jp/mikisougou/

Sport Check-in

【Date and Time】
 Saturday, 15 May – Friday, 28 May 2021
 Entry acceptance of the team representative of the first and second matches will be at 8:00 onward.
 Entry acceptance of the team representative of the second and third matches will be at 11:00 onward.

【Check-in Venue】
 ・Hotto Motto Field Kobe
 ・G7 Stadium Kobe
 ・Ajisai Stadium Kita-Kobe
 ・Miki Disaster Prevention Park

【Others】
 Verification at the venue of each block by the team representative of the participating teams and the venue director of the schedule of the match, playing members and equipment.

Nearest Village

Masters Village Hyogo

Location 2-1 Aioicho, Chuo-ku, Kobe city, Hyogo
Access 1 minute walk from JR Kobe Station & directly connected to Kosoku Kobe Station of Kobe Rapid Transport Railway
Official Homepage http://www.duokobe.com/

Sports Equipment Rental

Helmets can be rented for the teams which apply for renting during registration process. Beside helmets, in principle, competition equipment will not be rented, and related equipment will be sold at the managers’ meeting and at each venue.

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