FIBS - Federazione Italiana Baseball Softball
Federazione Italiana Baseball Softball - Viale Tiziano 74 - 00196 - ROMA - Tel.+39 06 32297201-02-03 - Fax. +39 0636858201

ABOUT FIBS

The Federazione Italiana Baseball Softball (or FIBS) is the governing body of baseball and softball in Italy. FIBS is a National Sport Federation and its rules are set along the guidelines of the Italian Olympic Comitee or CONI.

FIBS PRESIDENT VICE PRESIDENTS
Baseball Softball
Riccardo Fraccari Massimo Fochi Giovanni Antonio Sanna
     
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Claudio Banchi Mario Colombo Paolo Castagnini
Dino Galliani Gianluca Landi Mario Raciti
Rossano Rinaldi Vincenzo Savasta Francesco Roda
Luigi Cerchio Giuseppe Guilizzoni Fabrizio De Robbio
Monica Corvino Maurizio Camusi David Rigoli
Cinzia Machetti Alfonso Gualtieri  
     
FIBS HEAD QUARTERS are in Viale Tiziano 74 - 00196 Rome
Phone +39 06 36858376 Fax +39 06 36858201 E mail segreteria@fibs.it
     
THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF FIBS is Secretary General Marcello Standoli

 

THE ORGANIZATION OF FIBS
   
ADMINISTRATION amministrazione@fibs.it
Builds FIBS budget and is in charge of payments
   
NATIONAL TEAMS  
Is in charge of the activities of the national teams, including recruiting
BASEBALL nazionali.baseball@fibs.it
SOFTBALL nazionali.softball@fibs.it
   
PRESS OFFICE AND COMMUNICATIONS ufficio.stampa@fibs.it
Is in charge of media relations and deals with television rights
 
MARKETING AND SPONSORING marketing@fibs.it
Is in charge of the marketing policies and is the main contact for companies interested in sponsoring

FIBS BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL LEAGUES
   
BASEBALL
ITALIAN BASEBALL LEAGUE 8 teams, the top 4 play a round robin semifinal, top 2 play the italian baseball series (best of 7)
   
SERIE A 20 teams divided into 2 pools, the last 2 are demoted; official ball is Wilson 1010 Italy; wooden bats, but composite are allowed.
   
SERIE B 24 teams divided into 4 pools, the top 2 are promoted after play offs, the last 4 are demoted; official ball is Wilson 1010 Italy; wooden bats, but composite are allowed
   
SERIE C FIBS organizes only the finals, which promote 4 teams, the rest is organized by regional offices of FIBS; official ball Wilson A 1030; wooden bats, but composite are allowed
   
YOUTH CATEGORIES 21 and Under; Cadets or 16 and Under; Allievi or 14 and Under; Juveniles or 12 and Under. All of the activity is organized by the regional offices of FIBS, except for the finals; official ball Wilson A 1030; aluminum bats are allowed  
   
SOFTBALL
ITALIAN SOFTBALL LEAGUE
or SERIE A1
10 teams, the top 4 compete for the league title in the play offs; the last place team is demoted; the 9th place team competes in a play off with the second place team of the Serie A2; official ball is Wilson A 9011.
   
SERIE A2 16 teams, divided into 2 pools, the best 3 of each pool advance to the play offs, the winner is promoted;
the second place team plays a play off series with the 9th place team of the ISL, the winner is promoted; the last place teams of the 2 pools are demoted; official ball is Wilson A 9011.
   
SERIE B FIBS organizes only the finals, which promote 2 teams, the rest is organized by regional offices of FIBS; official ball is Wilson A 9011.
   
YOUTH CATEGORIES 21 and Under; Cadets or 16 and Under; Minimes or 13 and Under. All of the activity is organized by the regional offices of FIBS, except for the finals; official ball is Wilson A 9011.
 

 

 

 

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