Through my experiences as a volunteer basketball coach at the Special Olympics New Jersey Sports Complex and working at various camps and clinics, I have encountered life changing practices through the teaching of developmental basketball. Many people assume that children with autism or other disabilities do not need to learn the necessary skills and concepts
The coach in every game is responsible for developing the game skills in the players. They provide the instructions to the player and assist them in improving their skills. A baseball coach teaches the players to improve their leadership qualities, guides them and motivates them whenever needed. Coaches are expected to have the knowledge of
We are hearing more and more cases of Tendinitis developing in our youth pitchers. The normal recommendations or treatments for recovery are Ice, rest and a lot of Ibuprofen. How does all of this relate to the recovery process on the pitching arm? Well, we all know that there is definitely an overuse of young
Batting cages are used by softball and baseball players to improve their ability to hit the ball. Both indoor and outdoor batting cages need lighting for night practice. Indoor batting cages are used in climates where seasonal weather does not permit such activity. Lighting fixtures have become more than just a means to gain light.
Worn for protection, baseball pants are padded and tough pants that have elastic waistbands. Their length reaches halfway down the lower legs and around the shins. The length also depends on the age of the player since youth leagues allow their players to wear above-the-knee shorts instead of pants. These pants are usually sold as
Bow Flex has created an extensive line of home exercise equipment. They have complete home gyms; tread climbers and even free weights. All of these have a place in a good overall workout routine; however, some are better than others are for the baseball player. Baseball In order to play baseball well you will need
If you coach youth baseball hitters to squash the bug, you have only dug them into a hole. Squashing the bug involves a small muscle movement that reduces power and bat speed. Some youth baseball hitters are taught to twist or turn their back foot to create more bat speed and power in the swing.
* Bring items to get signed * Bring your own pens – always bring the type of pen you want signed, usually a black/blue sharpie or black/blue ballpoint pen. All of the sports gatherings events will have pens readily available for the players to sign; however, there are times when the ink will run out.
What’s all the fuss about cuba? What’s this tiny little island just a few hundred miles of the coast of Florida famous for? You might be surprise… The cigars, the rum, the women, the dancing, not to mention the baseball. Ohh, and don’t forget about Castro. #1. Its cigars. Cuban cigars are known worldwide as
To buy 12 inch softball glove or 13 inch softball glove. That is the question. Now, let’s see if we can find an answer that works for everyone. This question comes up a lot on the forums and at the field. It seems no one knows what size girls softball gloves to buy. Let’s take