2024 National Club Champs Player Pick-Up Pool - NOW OPEN

Registered baseball players, born before 1st Sept 2007, that wish to join a club composite team for the 2024 National Club Championships, can join by registering in the Player Pick-Up Pool to be allocated to those club teams, that have registered as a club composite team.


2024 National Club Champs Registration Information


Clubs registering for the 2024 National Club Champs follow the below instructions:

1)  On the Sporty registration system, go to the ‘grades’ section of TeamBuilder

2)  The National Club Champs registrations have been loaded as activities in the grades section.

3)  To register, select the National Club Champs activity 

*  BNZ 2024 National Club Champs

4)  Clubs can register one or more teams in the tournament.  Team's minimum playing roster of 14 players. 

5)  Club composite teams accepted (refer to Baseball NZ - National Baseball Tournament Regulations, linked below).

6)  Further instructions and user guide if required, from page 13.

7)  Registrations close 2nd March 2024

Clubs ensure you are familiar with the National Tournament Regulations & Requirements as soon as possible to ensure eligibility to attend tournaments.

National Club Championships

2024 National Club Champs - Seniors/Open & Masters Grades

14th - 17th March 2024

Auckland  -  Howick Pakuranga Baseball Club, Llyod Elsmore Park, Howick, Auckland

Age eligbility:

  • Seniors  -  Minimum DOB of 1st Sept 2007
  • Masters Grade  -  35 years plus as of 1st Sept 2023

Club team registrations open 10th December 2023 - 2nd March 2024

Club Team Entry Fee: $2,000 (Inc gst) per team (Open grade & Masters grade)

For further details on tournament regulations and eligibility please see the Baseball NZ – National Baseball Tournament Regulations

Player dispensation requests can only be made through the below form, all player dispensations must be received by 2nd March 2024, midnight.  No late dispensations will be considered.

2024 National Club Champs Player Dispensation Form

Registrations Close 2nd March 2024

2024 Club Composite Teams - National Club Championships

Club composite teams must be registered and managed by the club.  All club composite teams must follow the below process to be included in the 2024 National Club Championships:

  • A club must have a minimum of 10 age-eligible players on their roster, to register a composite team.
  • Only registered club composite teams will be able to be allocated players through the player pick-up pool.
  • All team registrations MUST be received by 2nd March 2024 (midnight) – no late entries.
  • A ‘Player Pick Up Pool’ will open on 3rd March 2024 and close on 8th March 2024.  To be eligible for registration in the Pick-Up Pool a player must be a registered baseball member for the 2024 baseball season with an affiliated baseball club.
  • Baseball NZ will align players registered & paid in the Player Pick-Up Pool to those registered club composite teams, according to the process set out in the 2024 National Tournament Regulations & Requirements.