Olympics – 10U

Team Name
Columbus Predators
Idle Park
Start Time
End Time
EARLY ACTIVITY Home Run Derby stopwatch 3:45-4:00 timer 15 Minutes
A fun Hitting Station or Early Activity Drill, Home Run Derby brings out coach's inner Chris Berman - back, back, back, back... GONE!  Designed to be...Read More
notes Notes:
Set up, introduce, and practice for Olympics-Hitting.
WARM UP Dyn Warm Up 10U #1 stopwatch 4:00-4:10 timer 10 Minutes
~ SEE "EXECUTION KEYS" BELOW FOR AGE-SPECIFIC SUGGESTION LIST ~ The Dynamic Warm Up is today's warm up routine.  Gone are the days of standing in a...Read More
notes Notes:
Move quickly - Need time for Olympic stations.
CATCH PLAY Structured Catch Play stopwatch 4:10-4:20 timer 10 Minutes
Playing catch is the most important "drill" you will ever run as a coach! Structured Catch Play is more than just a drill.  It's actually more of an organized,...Read More
notes Notes:
Must be loose for Olympics-Throwing next.
THROWING Olympics – Throwing stopwatch 4:20-4:35 timer 15 Minutes
Offered during the Olympics practice, the throwing station is run immediately after catch play.  With three levels of accuracy required, Olympics - Throwing is...Read More
notes Notes:
3 accurate throws in succession = Big league call up!
  WATER BREAK (5min)  
Stations (Groups rotate halfway through block)
Olympics – Infield
stopwatch 4:40-4:55 timer 15 Minutes
4 GB's to 3 positions (2B/SS/3B)
Olympics – Outfield
stopwatch 4:55-5:10 timer 15 Minutes
3 FB's to 3 spots (R/L/@ 'em)
  WATER BREAK (5min)  
Stations (Groups rotate halfway through block)
Olympics – Hitting
stopwatch 5:15-5:30 timer 15 Minutes
Home Run Derby with a twist!
Olympics – Baserunning
stopwatch 5:30-5:45 timer 15 Minutes
Olympics Baserunning (4 times): H --> 1st (twice) / H --> 2nd / Home Run
  WATER BREAK (5min)  
FINISH Trash Can Toss stopwatch 5:50-6:00 timer 10 Minutes
Trash Can Toss is primarily fun.  The coaching relevance to this drill is a "do or die" play from the outfield.  This means that the winning run is...Read More
notes Notes:

"The most important quality I look for in a player is accountability. You've got to be accountable for who you are. It's too easy to blame things on someone else."

– Lenny Wilkens (HOF NBA Coach)


  •  The unwillingness to quit, the determination to find a solution, or the desire to complete a task. Get it done!
  •  The effort to get the project or task done when the first, second and third tries all go unsuccessful. Think responsibility 2.0!
  •  The champion holds himself accountable for the performance of the group and finds a way to push everyone towards success and accomplishment. Responsibilities can and will change, accountability does not!