When does the league start?
The regular season starts around the second week of April and playoffs are at the end of july and begining of August.
What is the league format?
- Coed – league is a 6 and 4 coed league (6 men/4 women). There are 40 teams within the league and it is split up into 5 divisions of 8 teams (A, B, C, D, and E). The A Division is the most competitive, though all of the divisions play hard, have fun, and enjoy the social aspects of coed slo-pitch.
- Men’s – league is a Men’s only league, there are presently 21 teams in the league consisting of 3 divisions of 7 teams. All divisions are of different caliber, competitive, intermediate, and recreational, though all of the divisions play hard, have fun, and enjoy the social aspects of slo-pitch.
- Seniors – league is a Men’s over 50 league, there are presently 10 teams in the league.
- Womens – league has room for upto 12 teams.
How much are the team league fees?
League fees for the 2016 season are approx $1,450.00 per team. Existing teams returning to the league for the following year, pay their $200.00 deposit at the Season Ending Playoff tournament. New teams wishing to join the league are invited to the Fall Annual General Meeting.Individual player fees are different for all teams, depending on each team’s fundraising, tournament play, and sponsorship.
What do the league fees include?
League fees include; the Ice Breaker tournament in April, a Season Ending Playoff tournament. SPN carded umpires, game balls, line up cards, score books, bases at all diamonds, SPN registration and insuranc
What fields do we play at?
We play out of three parks in Burnaby, BC. Our main fields of play are located at Riverway Athletic Park (Nelson and Marine Way), park number 2 is at Wesburn Park (Moscrop and Paterson). Park number 3 is Ryall in Queensbourgh.
What days of the week do we play on?
Our allotments are Monday to Friday depending on the park. No weekend games, except for the Ice Breaker and Season Ending Playoff tournament. We also have a mid-season weekend in June. Game times are 6:25PM and starting Mid May we play double headers. First game at 6:25PM and the second game at 7:40PM.
How can I enter a team into the league?
If you have an interest in putting a team into our league, please go to our online application and/or contact our executive for more information.
How can I find a team to play on?
For any individuals or couples looking for a team to play on this season, please register in the Forum and post your name(s), experience level, position(s) played, and contact information. Coaches check the postings regularly, so they will contact you directly with more details