Baseball Clinics and Life Training...Dominican Republic

Between the Lines – Baseball Development and Outreach Team 2014

 

Description:

The Dominican dream for most young boys starts and often ends with baseball.  The IYI Baseball Global Teams use the love of baseball and take it further as they motivate youth on the streets, baseball fields, and at schools to a life of greater purpose. This team will continue to build on an IYI reputation of excellence, character building, and skills development with local baseball leagues in the Santo Domingo area. Each of these teams is lead by veteran baseball coaches and IYI staff who have seen practical and life changing results the past six years. Use your passion for the game to help develop a passion for a life of purpose in Dominican players and youth.

  • International Youth Initiative staff prepares each team for ensure a full experience through training in how to lead clinics, how to share with youth, preparation for youth programs, and information on the logistics of what is needed to get to the D.R.
  • Teach youth of all ages basic baseball skills.
  • Teach youth and coaches a practical understanding of the game.
  • Using baseball principles, teach players and coaches how to develop the characteristics,   attitude, and lifestyle of a winner on and off the field.
  • Coaches are needed to teach other coaches how to effectively communicate the foundations needed for excellence in all aspects of baseball.
  • When possible, U.S. players will join in games or scrimmages with Dominican teams.
  • Immersion into the professional baseball world in the Dominican Republic based on IYI’s long-standing relationships. Visit MLB baseball academies surrounding Santo Domingo.
  • Each IYI Global Team is also involved in the ongoing work of IYI with youth ages 12-24 in the Dominican Republic. This includes possibly working on the streets with inner-city youth, in youth prisons, in local church youth ministry, a Haitian community (in the D.R.), and at a large university.
Schedule:
  • Dates: July 26 – August 3, 2014
  • Location: Dominican Republic
  • Target Group: Open to ALL Baseball Players (Ages 12+) and Coaches
  • Cost: $1795 (includes airfare from Los Angeles)
  • Deadline: Application Due with Deposit – date T.B.D.
Application:

You Ready to Go? Apply Online Here!
Download a PDF form Here!
For more information: info@iyiglobal.org
For questions call International Youth Initiative at 714.926.7617

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