Sports management consultancy

BSUK Hitters CPD

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Dates:
18th February 2017 2pm-5pm

Introduction

This course has been developed specifically for baseball and softball coaches looking for an introduction into coaching hitters using the ‘The GB Way’ baseball coaching methodology and the same fundamental techniques Great Britain Softball


Who is it suitable for?

  • Coaches who wish to get an understanding of what drills, teaching methods Great Britain Baseball and GB Softball use when developing hitters
  • Coaches who want share knowledge in practical environment 
  • Baseball and softball coaches who wish to become specialist hitting coaches
  • Parents who wish to learn more technical information on how they can help their child develop as a hitter
What are the pre-requisites?
  • Learners must be a minimum of 16 years old
  • Be passionate and inquisitive about learning new drills for playing catch, infield, outfield, hitting and pitching
  • Very inexperienced coaches may wish to take 'The Activator Award‘ to ensure rules and game play knowledge is sound

Learning Outcomes

  • Explain the basic mechanics of hitting
  • Recognise the similarities between a baseball, fastpitch and slowpitch swing
  • Identify and correct common mistakes hitters make
  • Utilise different drills and equipment to teach hitting 
  • Explain the concept of a Quality At Bat and how it relates to baseball, fastpitch or slowpitch softball
Why Do this Course

  • This course will give practical ideas on how to work with and improve your hitters
  • This course will give you a basic understanding of what Great Britain Baseball and GB Softball looks for and implements when developing hitters
  • Because of this course you will gain the knowledge to improve your players success at the plate


 

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