Bilateral Chest Pass
CLICK ABOVE IMAGE TO VIEW VIDEO The Coach begins by passing the ball into the athlete’s outstretched arms. The athlete brings the ball to their chest while taking a step and simultaneously leaning back, placing a stretch on the trunk. As the lead foot touches the ground the athlete begins the throwing action, driving off […]
CLICK ABOVE IMAGE TO VIEW VIDEO This exercise combines the sit-up throw with two alternating single leg strikes of the ball to the mid thigh, followed by a double leg strike. The coach initiates the movement by tossing the ball over the athlete’s head. The athlete extends fully to the ground, taps the ball overhead, […]
The exercises provided in our education section are simply the basics. Besides the obvious advantages from a physiologic, practical, and enjoyment standpoint, movement-based training is also adaptable.
Iso Chest Pass
CLICK ABOVE IMAGE TO VIEW VIDEO The coach stands with feet shoulder-width apart and the seated athlete externally rotates their outstretched legs to hook their feet behind the ankles of the coach. The athlete leans back, placing tension on the trunk. The coach passes the ball toward the chest of the athlete who receives it […]
CLICK ABOVE IMAGE TO WATCH VIDEO The athlete begins the exercise by stepping directly over the ball with it positioned between the ankles. The athlete squats down and places one hand on either side of the ball. In one powerful movement the athlete extends at the ankle, knee, and hip joints while simultaneously lifting ball […]
CLICK THE ABOVE IMAGE TO SEE VIDEO The athlete begins seated on the floor, legs extended, with the coach positioned at the feet of the athlete in a split stance. The coach initiates the movement by tossing the ball just above the head of the athlete. The athlete’s trunk loads eccentrically while lowering completely to […]