Sukkot baseball clinics
Four 1-day clinics in Jerusalem, Ra'anana, Gezer and Tel Aviv. September 22-25.
Each day offers three separate sessions: A beginner's clinic for 8-10 year-olds, a hitting clinic for 10-16 year olds, and a pitching clinic also for 10-16 year-olds.
Over Sukkot, Nate Fish, National Director of the IAB, will be running baseball clinics. There will be four 1-day events at four different locations. Each day, there will be three separate sessions. There's beginner's clinic for 8-10 year-olds, a hitting clinic for 10-16 year olds, and a pitching clinic also for 10-16 year-olds. Sign up for the location closest to you.
The clinics are free for anyone who has registered and paid for the IAB season (please provide a printed receipt). The program will cost 20 shekels/player/session, for players who have not yet registered and paid. Registration will take place on site - please arrive 15 minutes before the start of the session.
Along with Nate, a great staff of coaches including Chief Umpire Leon Klarfeld, Juvenile National Team Coach David Schenker, and members of the Israel Senior National Team, will be in attendance.
Coaches from each region are strongly encouraged to attend single sessions or the entire day to assist Nate and the staff and to learn drills and general coaching skills.
The clinics will take place at the following locations:
September 22 - Jerusalem (Kraft Field)
September 23 - Sharon (Ra'anana)
September 24 - Shfela (Gezer)
September 25 - Tel Aviv (Sportek)
Baseball for Beginners (players 8-10 years old) 9:00-10:30
In this hour-and-a-half session, players with little or no baseball experience will receive general introduction to baseball and will learn basic skills and rules of the game.
Pitching Clinic (players 10-16 years old) 11:00-12:00
A general intro to pitching mechanics, drills, and a chance for pitchers to get ready for the fall season. Groups will be divided by age according to enrollment.
Hitting Clinic (players 10-16 years old) 12-13:00
A general introduction to hitting mechanics, drills, and the proper mental approach to hitting. Gives players a chance to get individual instruction and repetitions before the start of the fall season. Groups will be divided by age according to enrollment.
For more info, please speak to your coaches.