ABOUT US

The British Baseball Federation (BBF) is the National Governing Body of Baseball in Great Britain. We receive no public funding and are an all volunteer entity. Our aim is to promote baseball, organise our leagues and oversee our sport. We promote equality in our sport, accept players from different age groups, nationalities, gender and skills. We oversee our National Team Programme (GB Baseball).  

 

We are registered with the Information Commission Office (ICO), and adhere to a GDPR personal data processing policy whereby: We process your personal data lawfully, fairly and in a transparent manner; We only collect your data for specified and legitimate purposes; Our collection of your data is limited to what is necessary to meet our minimum needs; We will not share or sell your personal data to a third party; We will destroy any data which is no longer required. 

The BBF is a proud member to the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) www.wbsc.org.  The WBSC is the world governing body for the sports of baseball and softball. WBSC's members hold the rights to organise and select National Teams. The WBSC has 193 National Federation Members in 133 countries and territories across Asia, Africa, Americas, Europe and Oceania. In addition, we are a member to the WBSC - Europe (CEB). 

STRATEGIC OUTLOOK

  • Align costs to our mission and minimise the financial impact on our members. 

  • Improve our members' experience through systems and process optimisation. 
  • To achieve our mission, we will change and improve as we align our activity with our strategic intent. 

  • Value our members' as they are the key to the development of our sport. 

OBJECTIVES

  • Leadership

  • Provide free opportunities to the public

  • Promote our sport

  • Effectively market our brands

  • Invest in our sport

  • Secure investment in our Federation

  • Secure our assets

  • Protect our members rights

  • Accountability for our actions

  • Verification of information put forth for our sport

  • Data protection 

  • Financial independence 

  • Operational effectiveness

  • Engagement with the international community 

  • Collaboration with our participants

  • Systems and controls

  • Oversee our National Team Programme

  • Strategic Outlook 

  • Stewardship of our sport

  • Promote equality 

  • Mitigate our risks

  • Continuous improvement

  • Effective communications

  • Sustainability

  • Provide guidance 

  • Encourage Sportsmanship

  • Recognise the importance of officials

  • Reduce our costs and pass the savings on to our members

BOARD MEMBERS

  • All volunteers (non-paid)

  • Four board members

  • Over 35 years of international baseball experience 

  • Skills based board

    • One of the top performing business CEOs in Europe (awarded) in 2018

    • Internationally recognised corporate lawyer

    • Certified accountant​

    • Computer (Quant) engineer 

FINANCIAL OUTLOOK

Financially stable (+) and sustainable without any reliability on public funding

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