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Rounders

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.

Benefits

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

Involvement

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.

Equipment

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.

Make your Move

Tue, 06 Nov 2018

The greatest benefits to our physical and mental health comes when we go from doing no physical activity at all to doing just a little bit!

Your local Physical Activity, Sport & Health Team

Delivering programmes to support you to become more active.

National Governing Bodies

Rounders England

Contact Name
General Enquiries
Contact Email
enquiries@roundersengland.co.uk
Contact Telephone
0114 248 0357
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Active Child – Movement is Life

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 09:00

Swallowdale Primary School

Swallowdale Primary School provides children with a varied and carefully planned range of physical activities on a daily basis, allowing them to progress and blossom.

Melton Mowbray Town Estate

Melton Mowbray Croquet Club is open to members of all ages and abilities.

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.

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.

Ivanhoe College

Specialist Technology College in North West Leicestershire

Rounders England, Chief Executive Officer

Rounders England is a non-profit sport’s national governing body (NGB) in England. Based in Sheffield; they provide a structure for the sport from the Board, local deliverers and teams right through to individual members and volunteers.

Partners

  • O&W LSA
    Charnwood LSA
    H&B LSA
    Active Partnerships
    Blaby LSA
  • Harborough LSA
    NWL LSA
    Melton LSA
    Active Rutland
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Sport England
    Equality Standard
    Safeguarding
    Active Leicester

Partners

  • NWL LSA
    Safeguarding
  • Blaby LSA
    Melton LSA
  • Sport England
    Active Rutland
  • Active Leicester
    Active Partnerships
  • H&B LSA
    Charnwood LSA
  • O&W LSA
    Equality Standard
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Harborough LSA