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SOFTBALL -- Coaching & "How-To" Videos

Here's a great list of video links you can copy and paste into your browser to access coaching tips in several basic skills for enjoying our days playing softball.  Watch and learn from some of these instructional videos and you will soon be hammering the ball and giving your fielders a good workout chasing all your great hits.  These instructional videos are easily geared towards beginning hitters and will also provide experienced hitters with fundamental reminders of what makes a good hitter.  

 

Softball Hitting : How Rotational Power is Generated by the Hips:  

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5lM6KjryEvI

 

Softball Tips : About Softball Batting Techniques

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWPJ1tbD5I0

 

SOFTBALL HITTING TIP: Arm Extension

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Lt0c7P1H6w 

 

Softball Batting Skills - Bat Selection and Grip

http://www.monkeysee.com/play/1327-softball-batting-skills-bat-selection-and-grip 

 

Softball Batting Skills - Stance

http://www.monkeysee.com/play/1328-softball-batting-skills-stance 

 

Softball Batting Skills - The Swing

http://www.monkeysee.com/play/1329-softball-batting-skills-the-swing


Softball Throwing Mechanics - Grips and Releases

http://www.monkeysee.com/play/1320-softball-throwing-mechanics-grips-and-releases

 

Softball Throwing Mechanics - Gloveside and Lower Body

http://www.monkeysee.com/play/1321-softball-throwing-mechanics-gloveside-and-lower-body 

 

Softball Fielding Skills - Ready Positions and Approaches

http://www.monkeysee.com/play/1322-softball-fielding-skills-ready-positions-and-approaches 


Softball Fielding Skills - The Backhand

http://www.monkeysee.com/play/1323-softball-fielding-skills-the-backhand 

 

This video series is also on our "Coaching Tips" category in our "LINKS" section, as "SOFTBALL BASICS - HITTING, THROWING, FIELDING"