The Slowpitch Softball Academy special sessions will continue in September, with two clinics running on the 23rd! Luis Arrevillagas will run a clinic on playing First Base at the Cardiff LGBTQ+ Tournament, while Crista Reed-Thomas will run the popular Contact Hitting session at the Milton Keynes Softball Codebraker's Cup!

Luis has been playing softball and baseball since his childhood and is part of the coaching staff for the GB Slowpitch Co-Ed team. Luis has won European Championship gold medals as a player with the Men's team and as a coach with the Co-Ed team, and currently plays in the National Softball League 1 and in the Manchester Softball League. He also has been coordinating all of the Slowpitch Softball Academy sessions this summer!

Crista Reed-Thomas has played in Europe, North America and Oceania, and has received acclaim for her hitting across the board. She has been delivering Baseball5 and Slowpitch Softball Academy sessions this summer, with a particular focus on making contact and tactical hitting. 

Details - First Base Session (Cardiff)

Part of the BaseballSoftballUK LGBTQ+ Tournament in Cardiff

Location: Pontcanna Fields, 42 Fields Park Rd, Pontcanna, Cardiff   CF5 2AX

Time: 12:15 PM to 12:45 PM

Cost: £5 per session


Details - Contact Hitting Session (Milton Keynes)

Part of the Milton Keynes Softball Codebreaker's Cup

Location: Radcliffe School, Christchurch Grove, Wolverton, Milton Keynes MK12 5BT


Hitting Line Drives

10:15 - 10:45 AM and 11:15 - 11:45 AM

Placement Hitting

1:15 - 11:45 PM and 2:15 - 2:45 PM – Placement Hitting

Cost: £5 per session



Please contact Luis with any questions here.