2022 Spring Performance Program
high calibre opportunity for players
Eligibility - residents of Alberta, ages 10 through 12
(based on age as of April 30, 2022)
SEASON SCHEDULE & TEAMS:
Number of Teams Dependent on Number and skill level of players
Season Schedule TBD
Indoor Training February - April
20-25 Regular Season Interleague Game Schedule (Not Including exhibition games and tournaments)
Alberta Selects Tournament Travel Ball Opportunities (Regional Team & World Series Team)
3 or 4 games/practices per week (Regular Season)
Full MLB rules (Pitch Count Exceptions)
Ripken diamond (50' / 70')
Guaranteed Baseball From February to Mid July
PROGRAM PRACTICES (indoor):
2-3 practices/wk March-April
Players / teams will be scheduled
Timetables will be determined
Play and train with high performance players from around Alberta
Eligibility for ACR Select Teams - PNW Regional Team & CR World Series Team
More and better games, longer season, professional Instruction & Development
Players will be trained by ACR professional coaching staff. Our geographic boundaries encompass all of Alberta.
BEST OF BOTH WORLDS!!!
With a balanced approach to training, practice and competition, Alberta Cal Ripken Spring Performance Program offers players an opportunity to participate in a system designed to help athletes get better, play with like-minded peers at similar ability levels, and still stay primarily within local areas. Players will be expected to try out and, if selected, will be drafted onto a team.
Regular Season PLAYER FEE - $1500 per player - payment intervals available - (save $100 if paid in full by Feb 1st)
Indoor Program Practices
Eligibility for Summer Select Teams
See link to registration page to be filled out signed and scanned to email@example.com
COST: $50.00 (Non-refundable)
PAYMENT OPTIONS: cheques payable to "Alberta Babe Ruth", credit card with registration page or e-transfer
Please Note***: Credit cards filled out for tryout payments will also be used for spring league payment(s) once player has been drafted, if not otherwise specified.
Credit cards will not be charged for spring league until it is confirmed player has been accepted into the program.
SPRING LEAGUE TRYOUTS:
There will be 4 dates for tryouts. This is to ensure that in the busy month of January, all can make it out to be evaluated. Most players will be fully evaluated in 1-2 dates, however they are welcome to attend all dates for extra practice.
Dates & Times: @ "Coyote Den"
7th (Fri) 5-7pm
8th (Sat) 5-7pm
14th (Fri) 5-7pm
15th (Sat) 5-7pm
By end of month January
3054 15th ST NE Calgary
Total Space of 15,000 sq ft
Three Hitting Tunnels
10,000 sq ft netting surrounded fielding area.
(Primary): Lynnwood Field: Corner of 20a st SE & 69 ave SE Calgary (On the NE side of Jack Setters Arena)
ALBERTA SELECTS (TRAVEL BALL OPPORTUNITY):
Tryouts will be held mid April following a month and a half of indoor development.
2 Teams will be selected: PNW Regional Team & CR World Series Team
Selects teams will have extra practices & games with their respective travel teams, as well as attend tournaments in the Pacific Northwest Region of Canada & the US.
The Regional Team will represent Alberta at the PNW Regional Majors 70 at a designated location in the Pacific Northwest (Location differs every year, usually 2nd or 3rd weekend in July)
The World Series Team will represent Canada at the Cal Ripken World Series in a 12 day Major League quality tournament Located in Branson Missouri (August).
Extra Fee's apply for Alberta Select teams, cost fluctuates every year due to logistics: Cost TBD
CAL RIPKEN WORLD SERIES OPPORTUNITY:
We are pleased to announce that we will be returning to Branson yet again to represent Team Canada in the 2022 12u Majors 70 Cal Ripken world series!! Every Year our Top Travel Team has the opportunity to represent Canada in The 12U Majors 70 Cal Ripken World Series held in Branson Missouri. Players will have the time of their life participating in an unmatched, once in a life time, youth baseball experience. All the while, having the privilege to play against teams from all over the world and the United States on youth dimension MLB Fields, including Fenway, Wrigley & Busch Stadium. Due to Covid and previous health restrictions, 2019 marked our last year representing at the world series. 2019 was another amazing experience at the Cal Ripken World Series playing against Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Curacao, The Dominican Republic, Oregon, and Alabama, besting Curacao (13-2) and pitching a 1 hitter for the win against Oregon (1-0).
All players desiring to participate on an Alberta Selects Travel Team must be vaccinated due to close quarter living and cross border travel
other questions can be directed to Ramon Valdez:
Scan a filled and signed copy of the registration to: