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GBA 2020 Spring Training Academy

Happy New Year from GBA and Elite Sports! It’s time to dust off the bat and glove and start preparing for opening day! GBA is once again excited to be partnering with Elite Sports to offer to our members the Spring Training Academy.

This comprehensive 5-week training program will cover hitting, pitching, throwing, fielding, and much more. Classes will be conducted by the outstanding coaches from Elite Sports and will address many of the specific skills needed to be successful at your current level of baseball and beyond. Rookie and Mustang levels will be 60-minute sessions while Minor and Major levels will be 90 minute sessions.

Also, Elite Sports will again be offering a FREE Coach’s Clinic designed specifically for Rookie and Mustang coaches (and parents) to better help develop their athletes right from the start.

Dates:  February 16th through March 24th
Location:  Elite Sports Training Center, 220 N Randall Rd, St. Charles, IL

Rookie & Mustang STA Minor & Major STA Catcher's Skills Clinic Coach's Clinic
Five 1-hour sessions Five 90-minute sessions Two 1-hour sessions 1-hour session
$120 $170 $50 FREE


Highlights of GBA’s Spring Training Academy:

  • Convenient location and great indoor facility at Elite Sports Training Center
  • Each participant will receive a GBA Dri-FIT T-shirt & 7 batting cage credits
  • Small group instruction with low player to coach ratio
    • Extra coaching support provided at each session at the lower levels
  • Players organized by league allowing coaches to stress those fundamental skills needed at each league
  • Spring Training Academy concludes before Spring Break and prior to the start of spring practices

For questions concerning the Spring Training Academy, contact Dave Ferris, GBA Director of Coach and Player Development, at

For questions regarding registration and payment, contact Amy McMillen, Director of Registration, at

Class sizes are limited and are expected to fill up quickly.
Secure your spot early and register now!

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