Form Bonds for a Brighter Future in Matsue, the City of Destiny
THE 28th WORLD CHILDREN'S BASEBALL FAIR 2018
|Program||1. Baseball clinics conducted by WBSC (World Baseball Softball Confederation) coaches: The participating children (from 13 countries) are divided into eight groups and learn the basics of baseball.
2. International Exchange Games; Games will be played among a team from Chinese Taipei and local selected teams from Shimane.
|Hosted by||WCBF: World Children’s Baseball Foundation
Japan Amateur Baseball Association
|Operated by||The 28th World Children’s Baseball Fair, Matsue Executive Commitee
|In Association with||WBSC: World Baseball Softball Confederation
|Supported by||Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Japan Sports Agency
Japan Rubber Baseball Association
NHK Global Media Services
The Asahi Shimbun
The Mainichi Newspapers
The Yomiuri Shimbun
The San-in Chuo Shimpo Newspaper Co., Ltd.
Shimane nichinichi Shimbun
|Special Cooperation||Baseball Federation of Japan
All Japan University Baseball Federation
Nippon Professional Baseball
Major League Baseball of the U.S.A
|Special Sponsors||Asahi Soft Drinks Co., Ltd.
Casio Computer Co., Ltd.
Japan Center for Local Autonomy
Japan Royal Jelly Co., Ltd.
Secom Co., Ltd.
Softbank Group Corp.
Daio Paper Corporation
Taisho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Descente Japan Ltd.
Tokyo Dome Corporation
Nishikawa Sangyo Co., Ltd.
Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.
Fukuoka Softbank HAWKS Corp.
JA Zen-Noh Tamago Co., Ltd.
SEGA SAMMY HOLDINGS INC.
ZEN-NOH (National Federation of Agricultural Co-operative Associations)
The Commercial Broadcasters Club. Hokurikuregion Fukui
Megmilk Snow Brand Co., Ltd.
|Cooperation||Senshu Co., Ltd.
Nissin Travel Service Co., Ltd.
Hakuhodo DY Media Partners Incorporated
Mizuno Sports Promotion Foundation
|Term||Tue. Aug. 1 --- Wed. Aug. 9, 2018|
|Fair Site||1. Baseball Clinics
Aug. 3 (Fri) ～Aug. 8 (Wed)
Fukada Athletic Park Baseball Stadium & Kashima General Gymnasium Multipurpose Field
2. International Exchange Games
Aug. 3 (Fri) ～Aug. 8 (Wed)Matsue General Sports Park Baseball Stadium
|Dormitory||SUN LAKE (Shimane Prefectural Youth Center)
|Participating countries /regions||
1. Chinese Taipei
|Television Coverage||NHK ETV|