Cornerstone Coaching Academy Podcast
By Coach Kyle Nelson
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The top resource for youth, travel and high school baseball coaches. This podcast will cover a range of topics including coaching philosophy, hitting, pitching, fielding, conditioning and other topics relevant to coaching amateur baseball.
||CleanCCA Podcast 164 – Individualizing within a team setting||In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: Should you optimize for each individual? Should you optimize for your team? What do your players need to get better at? How to create some individual improvement plans How to use objective feedback to.||1/20/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCA Podcast 163 – Adding Decision Training to Practices||In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: Why decision training is so important to your team's success What decision training is How to perform decisions with your hitters How to perform decisions with your infielders How to perform decisions.||1/13/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCA Podcast 162 – Internal vs. External Cues||In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will learn: What are internal cues and how to use them What are external cues and how to use them Why our over-reliance on internal cues may be responsible for a lack of transfer of skills into games.||1/6/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMini – Playing the game the right way||In this mini podcast, I talk about how I try to get our players to respect the game and play the game "the right way."||1/5/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMini – My high school coach was right||The post Mini – My high school coach was right appeared first on Cornerstone Coaching Academy.||12/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCA Podcast 161 – Mistakes to avoid in the cage and on the mound this offseason||In this episode of the Cornerstone Coaching Academy Podcast, you will learn: Should you worry about how much, or the quality of contact your players make in the offseason? Why or why not? What you need to track for hitters What technology you can use||12/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMini – Why it’s good that our players hate batting practice||In this Cornerstone Mini podcast, you will learn why it's ok that my players sometimes hate batting practice||12/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCA Podcast 160 – Q and A – Utilizing data and metrics at the high school level||In this episode of the CCA Podcast, you will get a peak inside our Monthly Q and As with Elite Members and learn: The limits of using data and analytics in scouting in high school baseball Some ideas for how you can use technology to help with your tra.||12/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMini – Choosing positions at a young age||In this Cornerstone Mini, you will learn why limiting players to specific positions at a young age can be dangerous.||12/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCA Podcast 159 – Maximizing your offseason strength and conditioning program||In this episode of the CCA Podcast you will learn: How to maximize your offseason conditioning program High reps/low weights vs. low reps/high weights Long distance running vs. sprints What exercises you should focus on How to train the core||12/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Perfect for baseball coaches
As a high school baseball coach myself, I can really relate to and get a lot out of these podcasts. They are not lengthy, very informative. You can put a lot of coach Nelson's tips into your practices right away.
Quality Baseball Instruction
Cornerstone Coaching Academy has quality information about coaching and teaching the game of baseball. I would not be able to run my baseball team without the helpful hints, drills, and techniques taught by Coach Nelson and Cornerstone. Practice plans, baseball specific conditioning, and mental approach to the game are all outstanding. There is something for every position and skill needed for youth, high school, and collegiate baseball.
Quality Information for Coaches
This podcast does a great job of providing quality information to assist high school and youth/travel ball coaches.