Parenting Young Athletes The Ripken Way

Author: Cal Ripken
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440622724
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Whether you were a star player or a kid who never learned to throw, this book will tell you everything you need to know about sports parenting from the pre-school years to middle school.

Game On

Author: Tom Farrey
Publisher: ESPN
ISBN: 9781933060460
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FURTHER READING For practical advice on how to create a youth sports culture
that serves the needs of children, a fine place to start is Jim Thompson's 86-page
handbook, Positive Coaching in a Nutshell (Warde Publishers, 2008), with its ...
Prescriptive advice for how to teach skills in specific sports is plentiful, but two
books stand out for me: Coaching Youth Baseball the Ripken Way (Human
Kinetics, 2007), by Hall of Famer Cal Ripken and his brother Billy, and Cross
Over: The ...

The Ripken Way

Author: Cal Ripken
Publisher: Diversion Books
ISBN: 0982905025
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When you're in professional baseball, whether you're managing, coaching, or
scouting, you really don't look at an eight-year-old kid, or a ten-year-old kid, or a
freshman in high school, or even a junior in high school as a prospect for
professional ball. Cal did very well in Little League, but I'm not smart enough to
know whether a kid who's 8 or 10 years old is going to be a major- league
ballplayer. I don't think anybody's that smart. What you do is, when that player
becomes a senior in ...

American Book Publishing Record

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Title. RIPKEN, Cal, I960- 796.357'62 Coaching youth baseball the Ripken way /
Cal Ripken, Jr., Bill Ripken: with Scott Lowe. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics,
2007. p. cm. Includes index. Contents:Coaching the Ripken way —
Responsibilities of coaching — Realities of coaching — Reasonable
expectations — Baseball practice basics — Teaching the Ripken way — Hitting
and baserunning drills — Throwing and pitching drills — Fielding drills —
Practicing the Ripken way — Practice ...

Baseball America Directory 2006

Author: Baseball America
ISBN: 9781932391114
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Your Definitive Guide to the Game Baseball America. Ripken Baseball Summer
Camps Each year, more than 2,000 youth baseball & softball campers from ages
7-18 will have ttl opportunity to learn "The Ripken Way" at our Youth Academy in
Aberdeen, MD. Ripken Baseball camps provide youth players with the once-in-a-
lifetime opportunity to learn the game exactly the way Cal and Bill learned from
their father, Cal Ripken, Sr. Both overnight & day camp formats are offered.
Campers ...

U S News World Report

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Play Baseball the Ripken Way ( $24.95) avoids such pitfalls, as Cal Ripken Jr.
and his brother Bill, a 12-year big-leaguer, stress the basics, preach fun and
respect, and advise coaches not to get uptight if a young player departs from the
norm. The late Cal Sr., their father and longtime Baltimore Orioles coach and
manager, was their role model. Do you have an overall philosophy? Cal:
Returning the game to the kids. You want to give them a certain set of parameters
but then help them ...

Advancing Philanthropy

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Serving the Community the Ripken Way Members of the Ripken family
established The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation (CRSF) in 2001 in memory of Cal Sr.
, who served as a manager, coach and scout in the Baltimore Orioles system for
37 years before his death in 1999. The foundation started alliances with Boys &C
Girls Clubs with the goal of offering youngsters from disadvantaged backgrounds
the opportunity to learn baseball and softball skills and gain access to equipment,
coaches ...