2000s: Yukon Hosts the World
In the 2000s, the world-class Pepsi Softball Centre began hosting international tournaments, welcoming the world to Whitehorse. In 2008, Whitehorse hosted the International Softball Federation Junior Men’s Fastpitch Championship. More than 300 athletes and coaches
from 12 countries came to Whitehorse for the 10 day tournament. In July 2012, Whitehorse welcomed 16 teams from all over the world for the International Softball Federation XIII Women’s World Fastpitch Championship. In summer 2014, Whitehorse hosted the Junior Men’s Fastpitch Championship again.