Baseball

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LOCATION: Newport Coast Elementary, 6655 Ridge Park Rd,
Newport Beach, CA 92657

DATES: March 18th – June 3rd

PRICE: $305

TIME: 12:00 – 1:15 pm

AGES: Pre K – 2nd Grade

 

 

Clinic Structure

Clinics will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of baseball, such as throwing, catching, and batting. We believe tee-ball offers children a tremendous opportunity to improve their hand-eye coordination.

Warm-Up: (5-10 minutes) 

Warm-ups will include plyometric and strength conditioning exercises, such as resistance running, ladder drill, and dot drill. These exercises are designed to increase overall speed, agility, and coordination.

Instructional Portion: (25-35 minutes)

Clinics will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of baseball, such as throwing, catching, and batting.

Structured Scrimmage: (25-40 minutes)

Children will split into teams and participate in a controlled scrimmage designed to help your child implement the skills they are working on in a real game situation.

 

Screen Shot 2016-06-10 at 5.32.55 PMThings they Learn

  • Introduction to the rules of baseball
  • Basic introduction to the various positions within baseball positions
  • Throwing mechanics
    • Proper arm and body motion
  • Improved catching confidence
    • Catching with your hands
    • Catching with a glove
  • Fielding fundamental (ground, line drives, and fly-balls)
  • Base running
  • Improved body control, proper running technique, and hand-eye coordination (agility)
  • Hitting
    • Where to stand in relation to the plate
    • Batting stance
    • Swinging correctly