Man hitting softball with bat.
Photo by Rob Paine

When

Wednesday, September 18, start time: 12:00 p.m.
Rain date: September 25

Where

Wakefield District Park
8100 Braddock Road
Annandale, Virginia 22003

Register

Registration opens June 17, 2019.
Registration closes August 24 (mail-in) or August 31 (online).

Event Director

Melissa Nester (email)

Results and Records

See Results and Records for NVSO 2002 to 2018

Rules

General Rules
Please go here for rules covering all events.

Softball Hit Rules
Competition will be in Men’s and Women’s Divisions in 5-year age groups (50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90-94, 95-99, 100+). This event will be judged on distance. NVSO will supply the tee, bats and softballs. Men and women use 12 inch circumference softballs. 

A) General

  • Women and men will have a choice to use either a tee or hitting Fungo style (the participant will toss the ball in the air and then hit it to the best of his/her ability.)
  • Each competitor will be allowed three hits, each of which will be recorded. A competitor may skip attempts, and the best attempt will be recorded.
  • Second best hits will break a tie.