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Join the ISPS Family as a Director

Empower the Game, Lead the Community

At ISPS, our directors are more than just organizers; they are the heart and soul of the slow-pitch softball community. As a director, you have the unique opportunity to shape the game at the grassroots level, fostering a culture of sportsmanship, inclusivity, and excellence. Your leadership not only brings together players and fans but also creates lasting connections within the community. By affiliating with ISPS, you become part of a global network committed to growing the sport we all love. Whether you're igniting a local passion for the game or hosting international tournaments, your role as a director empowers you to make a tangible difference. Join us in our mission to elevate slow-pitch softball to new heights, one pitch, one game, one community at a time.

Benefits of Becoming a Director

Professional Growth

Becoming a director with ISPS is more than a title; it's a pathway to personal and professional growth. As part of our global network, you'll have access to unparalleled opportunities for networking with industry leaders, fellow directors, and slowpitch enthusiasts. Our tailored leadership development programs are designed to enhance your managerial skills, strategic thinking, and ability to inspire others. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting your journey, affiliating with ISPS opens doors to career advancement within the world of sports management. Together, we grow the game; together, we grow you.

Community Impact

As an ISPS director, you become a catalyst for positive change in your local community. Your efforts to organize and promote slow-pitch softball events create a vibrant and inclusive environment for players of all ages and skill levels. From hosting charity tournaments to supporting youth development, your leadership makes a tangible difference. You're not just building teams; you're building friendships, confidence, and a sense of belonging. Join us in our mission to enrich lives through the joy of slow-pitch softball.

Exclusive Perks

Affiliating with ISPS comes with its unique set of perks and privileges. As a director, you'll enjoy special discounts on ISPS merchandise, access to exclusive training materials, and priority invitations to our global conferences and events. You'll also have the opportunity to collaborate with fellow directors and ISPS staff, sharing insights and best practices. These exclusive benefits are our way of saying thank you for your dedication and commitment to growing slow-pitch softball around the world. With ISPS, you're not just part of the game; you're part of the family.

Responsibilities and Expectations

Roles and Responsibilities

1. Event Organization and Management:

  • Plan, coordinate, and execute ISPS-sanctioned tournaments and leagues.
  • Ensure compliance with ISPS rules and regulations.
  • Collaborate with local authorities, venues, and sponsors.

2. Community Engagement and Development:

  • Promote slow-pitch softball within the community through outreach and engagement.
  • Foster relationships with local businesses, clubs, and organizations.
  • Support sport development programs and initiatives.

3. Team and Player Relations:

  • Facilitate team registrations and player memberships.
  • Act as a liaison between ISPS and local teams, addressing concerns and providing support.
  • Uphold the ISPS Code of Conduct, ensuring fair play and sportsmanship.

4. Marketing and Promotion:

  • Utilize social media, local media, and other channels to promote ISPS events and news.
  • Collaborate with ISPS marketing team on branding and promotional materials.

5. Reporting and Communication:

  • Provide regular updates and reports to ISPS headquarters.
  • Maintain open communication with fellow directors, ISPS staff, and stakeholders.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q1: What does it mean to be an ISPS director? A1: Being an ISPS director means taking on a leadership role within the slow-pitch softball community. You'll be responsible for organizing events, promoting the sport, engaging with the community, and upholding ISPS standards. It's a rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact and grow the game of slow-pitch softball.

Q2: How do I become an ISPS director? A2: To become an ISPS director, you'll need to complete the registration process, which includes understanding the roles and responsibilities, meeting any qualifications, and adhering to ISPS guidelines. Specific training and support will be provided to help you succeed.

Q3: Are there any fees associated with becoming a director? A3: Any applicable fees or costs will depend on various factors, such as location and level of involvement. Detailed information will be provided during the registration process or you can contact us directly for more information.

Q4: Can I be a director if I have no prior experience in sports management? A4: While experience in sports management is beneficial, it's not a strict requirement. ISPS values passion, commitment, and the ability to lead and engage with the community. Training and support will be provided to help you excel as a director.

Q5: What kind of support does ISPS provide to directors? A5: ISPS provides comprehensive support to directors, including training, marketing materials, access to a network of fellow directors, and ongoing assistance from ISPS staff. We're here to help you succeed in your role.

Q6: How much time commitment is required as a director? A6: The time commitment varies based on the events and activities you're involved in. Being a director offers flexibility, allowing you to contribute in a way that aligns with your schedule and goals.

Q7: Can I host international tournaments as a director? A7: Yes, ISPS directors have the opportunity to host both local and international tournaments. Collaboration with ISPS headquarters and adherence to international guidelines will be essential for such events.

Q8: How do I ensure compliance with ISPS rules and regulations? A8: ISPS provides clear guidelines, rules, and regulations that directors must follow. Training, resources, and ongoing support will be available to ensure you understand and comply with all requirements.

Q9: What are the benefits of affiliating with ISPS as a director? A9: Affiliating with ISPS offers numerous benefits, including professional growth, community impact, exclusive perks, and being part of a global network committed to the growth of slow-pitch softball.

Q10: Who can I contact if I have more questions? A10: You can reach out to us directly via Our dedicated team is here to assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.