The NFCA offers a variety of platforms for your company. Whether you are trying to reach a specific level of coach, a certain publication or you have something else in mind, our Association can tailor an advertising package that fits your needs. The orange, drop-down tabs to your right will take you through each of the options available.
No ad will run without prior payment.
Newspaper ads must be received on the 1st of the month prior to published ad date (i.e. March ads are due
Website ads will be placed within 2-3 business days once ad and payment are received.
If necessary, the NFCA must approve alternate payment plans.
Interested In Advertising?
Be seen by hundreds of thousands of softball fans from all over the country through our website and publications! With a variety of options spanning various platforms, we have the awareness you are looking for.
Coaches Clinic Slideshow Ad
Have your ad viewed for two days at each clinic location by over 2,500 grassroots coaches across the country. This is a great opportunity to target the high school and travel ball community, even if you cannot join us in person as a vendor!
SPECS:Full-page (16:9 ratio), 300 dpi, full color and sent as a complete PDF. Ads must be received by Nov. 1. $500/clinic
Digital Convention Program Ad
With the largest gathering of fastpitch coaches in the country, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to get in front of decision-makers from all levels of our sport. Be seen by softball coaches of all levels, instructors and fans of the sport by placing an ad in the NFCA’s most highly-attended event of the year: the NFCA National Convention
SPECS: Full-page (8.5”w x 11”h), half-page (8.5”w x 5.5”h); 300 dpi, full color and sent as a complete PDF. $200 PRICE TO TABLE BELOW. Ads must be received by Nov. 1.
1/2-page $200 Full-page $350
An NFCA staple, the Fastpitch Delivery newspaper is sent to our membership monthly in digital format. The publication covers skill work, mental game, current events and member contributions.
SPECS: Full-page (10.15”w x 12.65”h), half-page (10.15”w x 6.325”h), quarter-page (5”w x 6.325”h); 300 dpi and sent as PDF. Set-up charge of $100 for non-camera-ready ads.
Full-page $700 color Half-page $550 color Quarter-page $300 color
Sent bi-weekly to our membership, ads are available for purchase in our Fastpitch Connected newsletter. In conjunction with current events, player of the week awards, NFCA initiatives and other happenings, be seen repeatedly (2x) over the course of a month. Ad and additional text allowed.
SPECS: 96 dpi; max of 1000 pixels for width or length; in square, portrait, or landscape. Ad will be linked to your website.
Think Buzzfeed, but for softball. Write a column for our newspaper educating members on your topic of choice and how your product/service fits their needs. While you can include a standard ad in your space, this option allows you to elaborate on why your company is worth looking into.
SPECS: Full-page (10.15”w x 12.65”h or roughly 1,000 words), half-page (10.15”w x 6.325”h or roughly 500 words); 300 dpi and sent as PDF. Set-up charge of $100 for non-camera-ready ads.
Full-page $700/month color Half-page $550/month color
High School Newsletter
Looking to target high school coaches specifically? Full of education, tips and advice from their peers, this is a great avenue to reach those engaged with the youth sector (approx. 1,200+ coaches) 12 times per year.
SPECS: 800x600 pixels; can include text and/or video; 96 dpi $250/month.
Top Recruit Annual Magazine
Looking to target 10 to 18-year old student-athletes specifically? Our annual magazine is your place to be! This publication covers mental training, nutrition, skill work, recruiting and much more. Distributed to campers, our member coaches’ camps and promoted on social media throughout the year, we are now accepting ads for the spring 2021 issue.
SPECS: Full page (8.25”w x 10.25”h), 1/2 page (8.25”w x 5”h), 1/4 page (4”w x 5”h); bleed size .5” for a full-page; 300 dpi, four-color process and saved as PDF. There is a $100 fee for non-camera-ready ads.
Full-page $800 Half-page $475
Travel Ball Newsletter
Looking to target travel ball coaches specifically? Full of education, tips and advice from their peers, this is a great avenue to reach those engaged with the youth sector (approx. 1,500+ coaches) 12 times per year.
SPECS: 800x600 pixels; can include text and/or video; 96 dpi $250/month
With nearly 1.5 million page views, over 340,000 users and an average of 2 minutes and 26 seconds spent per visit in 2019, the NFCA website is the place for your company to be and be seen.
SPECS: 440x403 pixels, 96 dpi, and a link to your website
Gold level: Home page/menu ads 3 months 6 months 12 months $400/month $350/month $275/month Silver Level: Home page/side page ads 3 months 6 months 12 months $350/month $300/month $225/month Bronze Level: Individual pages (i.e. Awards, Polls, etc.) 3 months 6 months 12 months $300/month $250/month $175/month