The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) was established in 1983 as the professional growth organization for fastpitch softball coaches at all competitive levels. In 2012, they relocated their national office to Louisville, Ky. Their purpose is “To support fastpitch softball coaches in their quest for excellence, while uniting together to advance the sport we love." The NFCA works with coaches from high school, travel ball, collegiate, professional and international coaches as well as umpires and clubs. Visit nfca.org to find out more.
The NFCA runs 8 Coaches Clinics throughout the country each year featuring a unique group of 5 of the top clinicians to share drills, practice plans, strategies, player development and much more. The clinics are located in the following cities: Charlotte, NC; Chicago, IL (two clinics); Kansas City, MO; Louisville, KY; Minneapolis, MN; Nashville, TN; Portland, OR.
Bownet is proud to continue the partnership as the preferred training nets of the NFCA and its coaching clinics. "Bownet has stepped up to the plate by providing top-notch equipment to be used for demonstration purposes at our coaches clinics," said NFCA Executive Director Carol Bruggeman, "Bownet is a leader in the softball equipment industry and we are pleased to have them as an NFCA partner for our Coaches Clinics."
Bownet Sports is in the business of developing athletes worldwide by engineering the highest-quality portable training systems that allow teams, coaches and players to train like a pro.
“The future of softball in this country and around the world is bright...Bownet is extremely proud to continue our partnership with the NFCA and our global initiative to grow the game worldwide. The NFCA, its staff and the entire membership continues to work hard educating the coaches, while Bownet continues to innovate products and training systems to support them.”
- Jack Lucas, CEO Bownet Sports
To learn more about the clinics or sign up visit