Posts Tagged ‘Speed Matters’
Do you know your Ball Exit Speed? It’s now included in the NFCA Testing Measurables for Softball Recruiting 2014
As the education of Ball Exit Speed continues to spread throughout baseball and softball, we are very excited to see it being included as a Testing Measurable in the 2014 NFCA (National Fastpitch Coaches Association) Top Recruit camps magazine. Written by Rachel Hanson, who recently switched head coaching duties from Dartmouth to Stanford, the NFCA Testing Measurables ...Read more.
Pocket Radar would like to congratulate the Florida Gators Softball team on their first ever National Championship this past week at the Women’s College World Series. It is a long path towards a title, and takes a tremendous amount of hard work and dedication on and off the field. We really would like to extend ...Read more.
The Pocket Radar team would like to send congratulations to Russ Rose and the Penn State women’s volleyball team on their Division 1 championship run this past December. It was exciting seeing the 2 teams competing in the national final, Wisconsin and Penn State, both proud Pocket Radar users. Penn State has built quite the ...Read more.
Pocket Radar™ Classic Model is a Helpful Training Tool for U.S. Skeleton Teams Gearing up for 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics
The world will be watching this month, as one of the most exciting events that occurs every 4 years takes place, the Olympic Winter Games. The XXII Winter Olympics will feature Men and Women from different nations across the world competing in many different sports including ice hockey, luge, alpine skiing, ski jumping, curling, speed ...Read more.
We are excited to announce that we will be attending the 2013 National Fastpitch Coaches Association convention in San Antonio, Texas on December 5-6. This will be our 4th year exhibiting for the NFCA crowd, and we can only hope it will be as successful as the previous years. The Convention is very important to ...Read more.
The 2013 Fall Classic has been exactly that, a classic. The St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox have battled to a 3-2 series lead for the Boston Red Sox heading back to Fenway Park. If you have been watching, you may have noticed a brand new feature that FOX Sports is implementing in their ...Read more.
Pocket Radar™ Named Official Radar Gun and Training Tool of USA Preps Softball Camps and Tournaments
Pocket Radar, Inc. has partnered with USA Preps to bring versatile speed measurement for skills development to the forefront of athlete training at elite softball camps and tournaments. USA Preps is the fastest growing Individual Collegiate Instructional Camp™ organization in the world, and Pocket Radar™, the world’s smallest full performance speed radar gun, will be ...Read more.
Are you using the Pocket Radar to improve hitting by measuring the Ball Exit Speed off the bat? If not, you may want to reconsider. For every 1 MPH increase in Ball Exit Speed off the bat, the hit will travel an extra 5 feet of distance. That’s the difference between a ball being caught ...Read more.
Did you know that the Pocket Radar is one of the fastest growing training tools utilized by athletes spanning the globe? Gone are the days where a radar gun was simply used to measure the speed of a fastball, or used by a police officer to clock a speeding vehicle. Today’s athletes and coaches know ...Read more.
Guinness Book of World Record Holder, Michael Coyne, uses Pocket Radar™ for New Luge World Record Attempt
Pocket Radar™ was recently contacted by a current world record holder looking for a training tool that would help in achieving a new luge world record. Michael Coyne, Team Leader for Expedition Outreach, set the Guinness Book World Record for the Highest Altitude Luge run down Mount Chacaltaya in Bolivia from 17,200 feet altitude on July 18th, ...Read more.