Posts Tagged ‘conditioning’

Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club Assistant Major League Strength and Conditioning Coach Requirements: – Bachelor Degree in Exercise and Sports Science or related field (Masters Preferred) – Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) by the National Strength and Conditioning Association required –...

Check out the latest issue of Performance Conditioning Baseball/Softball here!  Covered inside… -Power in the Bubble Cheek -Prehab Back Pain Away -Power Chain in Professional Baseball -A Look back at Favorite Exercises of the Stars. Performance Conditioning Baseball/Softball Vol. 17, Number 6  

Effective strength and conditioning coaches conduct a needs analysis of both the athlete and his/her sport. A thorough examination of the physiological requirements of the sport is a part of this needs analysis. Depending on the demands of the sport, certain training modalities may lead to adaptations that do not...

Baseball is a strength and power sport in which on the field actions display multi-directional quickness, short bursts of acceleration and occasionally top-end speed with bouts of longer duration recovery. Training programs should be based on the movement and energy requirements of the sport in order to maximize the...

Check out the latest news in Performance Conditioning Baseball/Softball.  Click the link below!    Performance Conditioning Baseball/Softball Volume 17, Number 2

Click below to read the latest publication of Performance Conditioning.  Covering topics such as; Healthy Shoulder, Sprint Mechanics, and Recovery. Performance Conditioning Baseball/Softball Volume 16, Number 6

Check out the most current issue of Baseball/Softball Performance Conditioning here covering Nutrition, the relationship between Ground Force and Ball Speed, and Velocity Based Training.   Baseball/Softball Performance Conditioning Volume 16 Number 6      

  Regardless of whether you are a believer or non-believer in the practice of long toss for pitchers and/or position players, it appears to be here to stay. Most players use some form of long toss during the off-season, pre-season and/or season. Some organizations are staunch supporters and others permit it with...

Check out the latest issue of Baseball Softball Performance/Conditioning here!   Baseball Softball Performance/Conditioning Volume 16 Number 5

Hot off the press is the latest issue of Performance Conditioning Baseball/Softball.  Inside you’ll find Devising a Master Plan, Softball Conditioning Ideal vs. Reality, Resting Heart Rate Variability Among Starting Pitchers, and more!   Performance Conditioning Baseball/Softball Volume 16, Number 4