On December 26, the European Coaches Association (ESCA) will host an online event with 4 top coaches from all over the world at 19:00 CET.

Today, ESCA announced the first speaker for the Holiday Special: Coach Cindy Bristow.

Cindy Bristow is a Former Head Coach in the Women's Professional Softball League and the Former Director of National Teams for USA Softball.

Bristow is the current Pitching Coach at the University of California Riverside. Before moving to California, she was the Head Coach at Wichita State University and New Mexico State University. She is the originator and owner of Softball Excellence, to provide coaches and parents easy-to-understand and use softball instruction.

Coach Bristow used to be the Director of Development for the International Softball Federation and the Director of Development for the Amateur Softball Association

Last but not least, Cindy Bristow is a Member of the NFCA Hall of Fame.

For more on Cindy’s long list of accomplishments in the sport, click HERE.


ESCA members will have the possibility to interact with Coach Bristow and three other top coaches for 90 minutes during the ESCA holiday special panel.

To partecipate, contact Petra Čizmić Pokrajac at pcizmic@wbsceurope.org