Pitchers Are Players Too Defensive Strategies Pitchers Need to Field Their Positions Most of the content on our Fastpitch Foundations online academy is focused on pitching mechanics, and safe and efficient best practices. There is so much that goes into the mechanics of pitching a softball that we often forget other important aspects of [...]
Finding The Right Coach & The Right Team Join Mike & Rich as they discuss how pitchers can find the right coaches, right travel team, and eventually the right college. They explore ideas on how to do your due-diligence, and find the right fit for you and your daughter.
Learning: The Hansen Principle In this session the Fastpitch Foundations Team explores certain principles of learning and measuring ideas against the best in the world. It's great to have a curiosity into new techniques and ideas, but we should always bounce those ideas against the way the best pitchers' in the world perform. In this [...]
Fastpitch Foundations members have submitted many questions to us and we want you to know we are listening! Pat, Rich, and Mike took the time to host a round-table discussion to answer some of these questions. One of these questions was: Is it important to separate stylistic choices a pitcher makes, and instead focus on [...]
Diversity VS Specificity An interesting conversation between Pat, Rich, and Mike regarding Diversity vs. Specificity. They explore some tough questions regarding pitching, and some insightful experiences they have had with pitching students. Don't forget to use the pause button to take notes!
Intake Assessment During this roundtable, our Team discusses how to assess new students, and the importance of doing a thorough evaluation of each student before establishing an individual course for development. Join Pat, Rich and Mike as they talk about methods they have developed over years of instruction to make this process as efficient and [...]