WINTER BALL

NANAIMO MINOR BASEBALL ASSOCIATION

House Players (9U & 11U):

MISSION:

House Winter Ball is for players looking to find alternative ways to keep their skills sharp and improve their overall athleticism and baseball IQ during the off-season. Players will learn at their own pace with an emphasis on getting it right, not getting it right now.

COACHES:

NMBA volunteer coaches will be assisting in each division practice plan with the goal of improving their overall coaching abilities with the guidance of NMBA's Head of Player & Coach Development, Nick Holmes.

Coach Holmes brings twenty-plus years of experience learning and teaching from a progressive growth mindset as a professional coach and MLB scout from the grassroots to the professional ranks. He understands the importance of tapping into an individual's learning process by gaining trust, instilling confidence, and mental toughness through empathy and constant support of continuous improvement.

This program will incorporate the Basic Foundational Skills along with physical and mental training to include:

  • Speed, Quickness & Agility
  • Proper Throwing, Catching & Fielding
  • Approach, Stance & Swing
  • Live BP & Hitting Drills
  • Competitive Games
  • Mindset Coaching

WANT TO HELP COACH? VOLUNTEERS ALWAYS NEEDED!

CHECK THE BOX ON YOUR CHILD'S REGISTRATION! or email headcoach@nmba.ca with any questions or concerns. Thank You!

PRIMARY FOCUS

The program is designed for ages 8-9 to improve overall athletic ability with a focus on baseball skills and fundamentals.

 

SECONDARY FOCUS

Improve "Baseball IQ" and keep players engaged while having some fun competing in baseball-related games.

 

DATES

Mondays and Wednesdays

@ 5:00pm - 6:15(9U) and 6:15 - 7:30pm (11U)

Starting: February 1, 2021

Ending: March 10, 2021

 

All sessions will be held at our NEW Batting Cage located at 850 3rd St in Nanaimo.

For complete please click the Register Here button below.

COST: $70.00

 

Have Fun.Get Better.Come Back.

Competitive Players (13U & 18U)

MISSION:

Players interested in trying out for Competitive 13U & 18U-College Prep teams are encouraged to attend as many of the winter sessions as possible.

The paid coaches that select these teams will be evaluating throughout the Winter Program.

We will incorporate mental and visual training along with physical training to include:

  • Speed, Quickness & Agility
  • Live Hitting 
  • Throwing fundamentals
  • Defensive fundamentals
  • Offensive fundamentals
  • Player assessment & testing
  • Complete evaluation

 

COACHES

18U - Liam Goodall, Aidan Goodall, Tristan Olsen

13U - Thomas Leaf and Collin Borelli

Head Coach - Nick Holmes

PRIMARY FOCUS

The program is designed for ages 12-18 looking to take their game to the next level and compete against the best talent possible in the Province.

 

SECONDARY FOCUS

Allow NMBA paid coaches to evaluate all interested players for the 2021 Spring and Summer competitive seasons.

 

DATES

Mondays and Thursdays @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Starting: January 4, 2021

Ending: March 4, 2021

All sessions will be held at Arbutus Meadows indoor facility in Nanoose.

For complete details please click the Register Here button below.

COST: $180.00