The cup clinic
For several years now, on the Thursday night before The Cup weekend, a clinic for softball youth has been organized. Because of it’s success it will be organized again, on Thursday January 16th.
The clinic will be hosted by Michael Bastian and the coaches and players from the USA Cup Teams.
“Coach Bastian’s professional coaching experience spans 25 years internationally as well as in the United States, encompassing all levels of softball. His experience includes having served as the Head Coach of the Chinese National Softball Team from 2005-2008, USA National Team coaching staff member from 2000-2005, assistant coach for the 2003 USA Softball Junior World Championship Team, as well as having coached in the WPSL and colleges throughout the United States. He has also served as a private instructor to members of the USA Olympic Team. Additionally, Coach Bastian has acted as a director and instructor of numerous international, national, and collegiate camps. His many years of international and domestic clinical presentation experience includes having been a featured speaker at many International Softball Federation (ISF) clinics around the world, as well as well as having been a featured speaker at the 1996 NFCA Coaches Convention, college camps, and numerous softball clinics held throughout the United States.”
Girls between the ages 10-16 will be taught about the game in several stations: f.e. hitting, slapping, bunting, backhand, forehand and fly-balls.
Clinic starts at 19:30 at Hall 1 of the Margriethal in Schiedam. De clinic will end at 21:30. Hall 1 is open at 19:00 for warm-up.