Multiple softball festivals set for summer
There's been a boost in the number of women and girls picking up a bat and giving softball a try.
Seven softball festivals are taking place across the Island this summer from July to September.
Sally Green from IOM Cricket says the first session went brilliantly:
The festivals are open to players of both teams and individual players of all abilities, aged 8 and over.
You can get involved via the IOM Cricket Facebook page.
Softball Festival dates:
Sunday 26 July: Ramsey Grammar School
Saturday 1 Aug: Cronkbourne CC
Saturday 8 Aug: Finch Hill CC
Saturday 22 Aug: Crosby CC
Sunday 6 Sept: Peel & St Johns
Saturday 12 Sept: King Williams College
All festivals begin at 2pm, people taking part are asked to bring their own refreshments.