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The sport of Rounders is a fun, exciting, striking and fielding team game, where points known as 'Rounders' are scored by a player hitting a ball and then completing a circuit of the track.

See Also:
Baseball, Softball

An Overview of Rounders

It can be played by both sexes, at any age, at varying levels of ability, as a competitive match or a recreational activity.

Rounders is for everyone. Adult teams can be made up of friends, work colleagues, players from other sports looking for a summer game and young people who want to continue playing rounders after leaving school. The initial appeal is that rounders is fun to play, and doesn't involve buying a lot of very expensive equipment.


  • Offers the opportunity to get outside into the fresh air and sunshine
  • Can improve fitness
  • Social benefits of being part of a team


If you're looking to organise and set up your own team then the Rounders England Toolkit should be your first port of call! The toolkit provides essential advice on the equipment you'll need, scorecards for your games and top hints and tips for building fun sessions to get people active.


To play a game of rounder you will need: Bats, posts, bases and balls

Find Rounders Activities Near You

Use the search below to find local activities near you.

National Governing Bodies

Rounders England

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General Enquiries
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0114 248 0357

Ivanhoe College

Specialist Technology College in North West Leicestershire

Tudor Grange Samworth Academy

Tudor Grange Samworth Academy is an all through school. We have a wide range of sporting opportunities for all students in the Primary and Secondary phases. The school also welcomes the community as we take bookings in the evenings and weekends.

Rocket Holiday Camps

We provide memorable school holiday camps and clubs. Our stage and sports holiday schemes have something for everyone, are flexible and lots of fun!

Robert Smyth Academy

Robert Smyth Academy

Croft Church of England Primary School

Croft Church Of England Primary School is a small, family feel school who believe in a holistic approach to education so health and well being feature highly in our curriculum offer.

Sir Jonathan North Community College

Sir Jonathan North College is an Outstanding all girls College based in Leicester.


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  • Leicestershire County Council
    Equality Standard
  • Active Rutland
    Harborough LSA
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    Active Hinckley and Bosworth
  • Active Oadby and Wigston
    Charnwood LSA
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    Active Leicester
  • Active Partnerships
    Melton LSA
  • Blaby LSA