Kitchener-Waterloo House League Baseball

Pre-Season Training for Players and Coaches

Pre-Season Player Training

(For players from Kitchener, Breslau, Mannheim, Maryhill, New Dundee, Roseville or Plattsville)

As part of the KMBA Panthers Training program, house league players who live in the Kitchener area are offered a pre-season training clinic. This Spring training is a chance for house league players to work out the winter rust with small group, station-to-station drills. The 5-week training will be delivered by Blue Chip Sports instructors, KMBA rep coaches with support from Bantam Panther and other senior players.

This program provides an opportunity to go back to the basics of fundamentals, essential for the upcoming house league season.  Training will include proper throwing, catching, hitting and base running.

Kitchener Select program coaches will be attending these sessions as they look to build their post house-league season rosters.

Training Details:

Session Dates: March 30 - April 27, 2019 (Saturdays; 5 weeks)

2 Session Times:

2:30-4:30pm (for players born between 2008 through 20013)

4:30-6:00pm (for players born 2004 through 2007)

Location: Blue Chip (see map)

Cost: $125

Registration:  Click here to register.

Eligibility: Players must reside in Kitchener, Breslau, Mannheim, Maryhill, New Dundee, Roseville or Plattsville.

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Blue Jays Clinic - June 22, 2019

Kitchener Minor Baseball Association is proud to host a Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Honda Instructional Clinic powered by Honda throughout Ontario for beginner baseball players aged 8 to 12.

This one day, four-hour clinic will take place on, Saturday June 22, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Breithaupt Park in Kitchener during Baseball Day. 

This event is open to players in Waterloo Region.  Players will rotate through the drills that cover hitting, infield, outfiled, base running and new for 2019, a baseball oriented agility training session. To conclude, the Instruction Clinic, players will put their skills to the test in a game of whiffle ball.   

Participants will receive a Blue Jays hat, T-shirt and baseball manual with information to take home and continue to develop their baseball skills.Cost: $55 (plus HST) per participant.

Register online by clicking here.

Coach Training

These sessions are for coaches interested in developing their coaching skills through observing and participating in rep baseball training sessions. Email director.kmba@gmail.com or kschil2564@rogers.com to register.

Training Details:

SESSION 1

Dates:  Mondays, 6-8pm, Jan 21- April 8, 2019

Duration: 12-week program but coaches can register for as few as 1 session

Availability:  2 coaches per evening can participate, unlimited observers

Location: Playball Academy (10 Executive Place, KIT)

Cost:  Free

SESSION 2

Dates: Wednesdays, 5:30-7:30pm, January 23 - April 10, 2019

Duration: 12-week program but coaches can register for as few as 1 session

Availability:  2 coaches per evening, unlimited observers

Location: Playball Academy (10 Executive Pl, KIT)

Cost:  Free