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The Summer Social Rounders season is nearly here!

The Summer Social Rounders season is nearly here!

After 2 disastrous summers, we are looking forward to an unrestricted resumption of our program this year with Mixed Social Leagues in Yeovil and Taunton!!

Yeovil Fixtures will take place on Monday evenings and Taunton Fixtures will take place on Wednesday evenings with a 6.30 start. The Taunton program will begin with a few weeks pre season familiarisation on April 27th whilst the Yeovil season will... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 02 Apr 2022 14:48

Tags: Active Adults, Active Communities, Active Lives, Adult Participation, Rounders

Unsung Hero Award for SASP Member of Staff

Unsung Hero Award for SASP Member of Staff

Congratulations to Stewart Collins of SASP who has been awarded the inaugural Unsung Hero Award from Rounders England, in a surprise presentation on Wednesday night.

Stewart has worked to deliver and support rounders delivery in Somerset and North Devon over the last 5 years. Despite being a paid member of staff, Stewart goes above and beyond the call of duty, spending many unpaid hours to support players... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:32

Tags: Adult Participation, Rounders, This Girl Can, rounders

Rounders - local teams to once again compete against national side

Rounders - local teams to once again compete against national side

We are delighted to announce that once again we will be hosting an International Rounders Fixture between 3 representative teams (comprised of players from the Taunton Summer Rounders League and the Exmoor project) to play competitive games against the England National teams – the Senior squad, the U19's and the under 16's.

What? SASP have arranged for 3 games per team to be played against 3 England... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Apr 2017 11:33

Tags: Adult Participation, Rounders, This Girl Can

Summer Social Sports - deadline for entries is fast approaching

Summer Social Sports - deadline for entries is fast approaching

A gentle reminder that the deadline for entries is fast approaching as follows:

Taunton Mixed Rounders - 21st April

Yeovil Mixed Rounders - 28th April

Last Man Stands Cricket (Taunton, Minehead & Bridgwater) - 21st April.

Don't miss the boat, contact Stewart Collins, Adult Participation Manager for more information and entry forms.

Posted: Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:59

Tags: Adult Participation, Cricket, Rounders

Summer Rounders, Cricket and Netball Social Leagues - entries being taken

Summer Rounders, Cricket and Netball Social Leagues - entries being taken

Social Rounders Leagues, Last Man Stands Cricket and Social Netball leagues are all now taking entries for the summer season. There will be mixed Rounders in Taunton and Yeovil, Last Man Stands Cricket (can be mixed if you want!) in Taunton, Minehead and Bridgwater and Ladies Netball in Taunton. All of these projects focus on enjoyment and taking part, so why not raise a team from your workplace, your... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 15 Mar 2017 11:51

Tags: Adult Participation, Cricket, Netball, Rounders, Women and Girls

Rounders England Teams come to Taunton

Rounders England Teams come to Taunton

For the second year in a row international Rounders came to Taunton as 3 teams selected from the Somerset Activity and Sport Partnership Rounders League took on the might of the full England team as well as the England Under 19s and Under 16s at Taunton Vale. Taunton Allstars and Taunton Superstars were teams selected from the very best ladies in the league whilst the Mixed Malvern Terrace team earned... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 May 2016 12:36

Tags: Adult Paeticipation, Rounders, This Girl Can, Women and Girls

Rounders Players take to the Slopes and get Active in the Off Season

Rounders Players take to the Slopes and get Active in the Off Season

The SASP Annual Ski trip to Valmeinier, France saw brilliant snow and perfect sunshine all week. This year players from Taunton Soul, Malvern Terrace, Vale Hardhitters and Miss it & Run; teams from the Taunton Mixed Rounders League joined the trip to try out a different way of staying active in the off season! The beginners were able to ski from the top lift back to the resort within 2 days whilst... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2016 19:11

Tags: Adult Participation, Rounders, Skiing

300 rounders players enjoy a sunny season in Taunton

300 rounders players enjoy a sunny season in Taunton

Another fantastic Taunton Mixed Rounders League season reached it's conclusion on a glorious evening at the Wyvern Club. With 30 teams taking part, 10 pitches filled the field each week with the noise generated by the excitement being heard right across the town!

With the teams now divided into Divisions we entered the final night with everything still to play for and lots of matches that would decide... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Aug 2015 13:27

Tags: Rounders, This Girl Can

Local Ladies Compete Against the National Team

Local Ladies Compete Against the National Team

Sunday May 10th 2015 will be a date that a number of Ladies from Taunton and Wells will tell their Grandchildren about! It was the day they played against England at Rounders! In recognition of the strength of Rounders and the huge participation numbers in the county SASP were awarded an International Tournament featuring the Full Senior England team, the England U19 team, a SASP Taunton Allstars team... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 May 2015 09:35

Tags: Rounders, This Girl Can, Women and Girls

SASP Workplace Games

SASP Workplace Games

Friday evening saw the culmination of the SASP Workplace Challenge with the first ever County Workplace Games at Taunton Vale Sports Club.

Throughout February and March over 1,100 people had been engaged in Activity and Pedometer Challenges and this was an opportunity for workplaces across the county to create teams to represent them at the Games. The 7 a side Football produced a well contested final... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:07

Tags: Football, Netball, Rounders, This Girl Can, Women and Girls, Workplace Challenge, Workplace Games

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