Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 10

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 10

This episode features clips and bloopers of IBC members throughout Australia as well as in South Africa and China. This episode gives you a good feel of the overall experience of playing abroad and the various cultural experiences that come with it.  

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 6

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 6

Jimmy Jensen along with IBC member Jeremy Howard (and wife) go on a road trip down the Great Ocean Road with some unreal footage of The Twelve Apostles, a collection of limestone stacks off the shore of the Port Campbell National Park near Melbourne. IBC member Chris Kuno shows us around during his first weeks…

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 4

Globetrotters – Season 1, Episode 4

Jimmy Jensen enjoys a Thanksgiving feast in his honour, Mike Gonzalez introduces us to the lifestyle of playing and living in Perth while Scotty Mulhearn and his Red Sox teammates partake in “Manshower 2016.”  

My Melbourne Baseball Experience by Gabe Sandersius

My Melbourne Baseball Experience by Gabe Sandersius

First off the city of Melbourne is the best city in Australia to live in. It is full with crisp, clean air, great culture, a high quality of life, clean water, and overall it is a good size as the second biggest city in Australia. The living situation is always a toss up considering as foreign player living with host family, but…

IBC E38: Getting your foot in the international door with Austrian second division baseball

IBC E38: Getting your foot in the international door with Austrian second division baseball

In October 2013, Jeff Barto decided to get an early start contacting clubs in Europe for the 2014 season. The NCAA division I grad from Utah Valley University had a number of opportunities pop up soon after creating a profile on the International Baseball Community website. After exchanging a few emails with about 8 different clubs, his…

IBC E33: Western Australian State baseball, an imports dream!

IBC E33: Western Australian State baseball, an imports dream!

Kevin Bosson spent the winter of 2013-2014 in Perth Australia with the South Perth Cubs living the dream and playing against the likes of IBC podcast episode 27 guest Jon Rodriguez and the Rockingham Rams. Interested in playing baseball overseas? Get started now!  Right off the bat Kevin reaffirms what Jon said in episode 27, that the…

IBC E20: Following your baseball passion & Aussie baseball hotbeds

IBC E20: Following your baseball passion & Aussie baseball hotbeds

In Episode number 20 I interview Drew Samuelson, the Australian Baseball Federation’s Player & Coach Development Coordinator as well as the Performance Manager of Southern Australian baseball. Drew takes us through his story of how he dropped his promising 9-5 career to follow his passion, a career in baseball. After some short stints within baseball in the Northwest,…

Graduating soon? Haven’t been drafted? Here is an international baseball plan of action for you!

Graduating soon? Haven’t been drafted? Here is an international baseball plan of action for you!

Graduating soon? Wanting to continue your baseball career but have not been drafted? You know you have a lot to offer and are ready to take control of your baseball destiny? Here is an international baseball plan of action for you to follow: STEP 1: Create your detailed free professional profile on my website now…

IBC E15: Perth Heat GM Lachlan Dale on Aussie Opportunities On and Off the Field

IBC E15: Perth Heat GM Lachlan Dale on Aussie Opportunities On and Off the Field

I am super stoked about this interview with Perth Heat GM Lachlan Dale as we dive into taking a professional baseball career on and off the field to Australia and using it as a fast track to pro ball in the States. We discuss how many roster spots are typically filled within the Australian Baseball…

IBC Episode 14: Baseball in Sweden and Australia from Two Perspectives

IBC Episode 14: Baseball in Sweden and Australia from Two Perspectives

In IBC podcast episode 14, I interview international baseball coach Trevor Rooper and player Scotty Mulhearn. Trevor has coached in Holland, Austria, Sweden , Brisbane (Australia) and now has signed on with a club in Sydney Australia for the 2013-2014 winter. In 2011, Trevor led the Attnang Athletics of Austria to an all time record…

10 Most Active Importing European Baseball Leagues and Details

10 Most Active Importing European Baseball Leagues and Details

Once you subscribe below to my newsletter, a PDF download with the following info will be emailed to you: The 10 most active importing European baseball leagues. The top teams within those leagues. How much they pay. The level of ball comparison The typical import background, The number of potential importing jobs available league to league.…

IBC Podcast E11: Using coaching experience as your international baseball ticket

IBC Podcast E11: Using coaching experience as your international baseball ticket

This episode switches things up a bit by focusing on what is probably the most valuable tip for  baseball players looking to take their game overseas: use your coaching experience as your ticket or gain coaching experience if you don’t have any. Owen and I discuss the coaching opportunities that are present in Europe and…

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