Outreach

CrossFit dates back to the mid 90’s, having established a business model around the year 2000. Its popularity became obvious by 2008-10 and continues to grow. According to CrossFit’s founding father, Greg Glassman, “CrossFit is constantly varied functional movements performed at high intensity”, and he goes on...

This posting is the first in a 5-part series that discusses the development of the profession of strength and conditioning coach in professional baseball from its inception in 1976 to present day. This series which was originally published in Performance Conditioning Baseball/Softball in 2014 is being reproduced on...

For the past few years we have seen the emphasis on increasing pitching velocity become the focus of most training programs for pitchers. The first question coaches or scouts ask about a pitcher is often “What’s his velo?” After all, success in pitching is about keeping the batter’s timing off. Having the...

WHAT: Tomorrow is the first day of Dodgers Youth Baseball Camp presented by Kaiser Permanente. One hundred thirty-seven campers will attend and all proceeds will benefit the Dodgers Dream Foundation. Twenty campers from El Centro Del Pueblo, a community service agency that provides social services to the youth and...

The Professional Baseball Strength & Conditioning Coaches Society (PBSCCS) and the Pittsburgh Pirates are providing an exciting opportunity for two local high schools in the Pittsburgh area to become Pittsburgh Pirates ATLAS & ATHENA Schools. Through this program, sport teams will receive the nationally acclaimed ATLAS...

  Greetings, We are writing you on behalf of Logan’s Freedom Ride.  Our annual event began in 2007 to assist Logan Severance, an eleven-year-old boy with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA).  This year, our motto is “Helping Children and Families in Need,” and we have multiple beneficiaries.   On Wednesday, August...

  PEORIA, Ariz. (December 1, 2010) – The  annual holiday “Hike for Heroes” hiking event will be hosted at Sunrise Mountain Trail in the community of West Wing on Saturday, December 11th from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. “Hike for Heroes” invites families, friends and supporters of our serving military to an...