April 13, 2016 – This clinic has been cancelled due to lack of interest.
Gord Leduchowski would like to run a Coaches/Parents Clinic for all coaches at any level or any parents who are interested in learning more about the game of baseball. Gord will be touching on the fundamentals in pitching, hitting and catching, along with the mental aspect of the game.
For those of you who may not know Gord I have included a bit of his baseball back ground below.
Gord Leduchowski played with Chatfield in 1962, Teulon midgets, Balmoral Orioles, Fort Rouge Mallards Warren Transcona Mallards, South End Chiefs, Teulon Whips, Binscarth Orioles, Teulon Cardinals, Elmwood Giants, Carman Goldeyes, and attended Mayville State College from 1970-74. Gord was voted an outstanding graduating player. Gord was with the Western Canada Senior B gold medalists at Watrous, Saskatchewan in 1975, Western Canada Senior B silver medalists at Glenboro in 1976, M.S.B.L. champions (1977), Redboine champions (1980), Team Canada member in Nicaraguo (1977). Gord took part in 11 Senior National Champions, spent 20 years coaching the Teulon Cards, coached Interlake Orioles to silver in Western Canada Bantam Games in Teulon (1988), coached Team Canada 1990 – 91) who won World Youth gold medals in Brandon over Chinese Tai Pae (91). Gord coached Team Manitoba in 93, 94, 95, 97, had his level 3 coaching certificate, organized 400 Hitter Baseball School (1997-2001), and is currently playing coach of Chatfield Old-timers.
The clinic will be held on Saturday April 16th at the Stonewall Collegiate Gymnasium from 9:00 AM till 4:30 PM. It is once again open to all coaches or parents who are interested and will be a very informative clinic. Cost of the clinic will be $10.00/person and we will need a minimum amount of participants to run this clinic, so please reply back by April 13th to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in registering for the clinic.
Below is a breakdown of how the day will run.
9:00 – 9:30 — Registration
9:30 – 10:00 — Mental preparation and strategies
10:00 – 11:00 — Pitching and throwing drills and leadups
11:00 – 12:00 — Hitting
12:00 – 12:30 — What we can measure in our practises to make us better.
*1 HOUR BREAK*
1:30 – 2:30 — Catching drills & Pitching drills
2:30 – 3:30 — Infield drills & Outfield drills
3:30 – 4:30 — Questions and or concerns
*Please note that this does not replace or qualify for any of the coaching certification you may need from Baseball Manitoba to be a rostered coach.*
If you have any questions please email me and I will get back to you as soon as I possible.
Thank you and hope to see you at the clinic.
VP Baseball, IMB