Asahi Baseball President & Coach John Wong has received the BC Minor Baseball's College Prep Coach of the Year Award. It was presented during the 2024 BC Minor Baseball Coaches Conference. Asahi Baseball Association is fortunate to have someone of his caliber to lead the association and coach. Congratulations!
In honour of Kaye Kaminishi's 102th birthday, the City of Vancouver is proclaiming January 11, "Vancouver Asahi Day". Read all about it on The Province's website:
Happy 102nd birthday: Vancouver honours last surviving member of Japanese-Canadian baseball team | The Province
On behalf of the 2025 Japan Tour coaching staff and the Asahi Baseball Association, we would like to congratulate the players who have been selected to represent the Association in Japan.
We would further like to thank all those who participated in the tryouts, and we look forward to seeing you at our future Asahi events.
For the Tour team, we look forward to watching you continue to improve and work diligently up to and beyond the tour.
Make us proud
The Asahi Baseball Association (formerly known as the Canadian Nikkei Youth Baseball Club) is dedicated to creating healthy communities through the game of baseball. Inspired by the legacy of the Asahi Baseball team, for their skill, perseverance and accomplishments, it is our collective dream to bring back the Asahi Baseball Team to the Nikkei Community and Canada.
We believe in fair play, hard work and teamwork. We are a new club and are open to all, without regard to gender, ethnic origin or residency.