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Training at Home

If you want to continue your training and keep your swing game ready, Blast is here to help! 

It's Time to Get Swinging

Did you know that any swing over 30 MPH that makes solid contact with an object will register as hit? That means you can practice outdoor or get creative and train indoor with a wiffle ball and a sheet or even an impact bag. So what are you waiting for? Get swinging!

Outdoor training with a net

Indoor training with a wiffle ball & sheet

HOW TO VIDEOS

Collecting Metrics and Get Your Swing Analyzed

Learn how easy it is to connect to your sensor and start collecting swings. Learn about the Analyze Tab. Blast will automatically analyze your swing.

Understanding Key Blast Metrics

Walk through Blast Swing Metrics for Plane, Connection, and Rotation with actual hitter examples to help you understand Key Metrics in the swing.

Which Metrics to Train First

Learn which metrics you should train around and focus on first. The first two metrics we recommend training to are Early Connection (Swing Metric) and Attack Angle (Impact Metric).

3D Swing Tracer

Learn how to use and View the 3D swing tracer.

Compare Videos Side-by-Side

Learn how to compare two videos side-by-side.

Best Ways to Record Video and Ball Flight

Learn the best ways to record video and use ball flight. We walk you through the best ways, step-by-step, to collect swing video and swing video with Ball Flight.

Share Videos with a Coach

Learn how to share videos with your coach or to Blast Connect.

Offline Swing Capture - Download to Blast Connect

Learn how to download swings to the mobile app and Blast Connect for swings that were captured by the sensor while it was in offline mode or operating in "in-game" mode.

Video Upload to Blast Connect

Learn how easy it is to record and upload video to Blast Connect so you and your coach can view them.

Help in Blast Connect

Learn how to use the help page and navigate all of the resources Blast can offer.

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Drills

PVC Pipe - Basic

Learn how to use a PVC pipe to help train the body to create a good swing plane.

PCV Pipe - Deep Dive

Take a deeper look at our PVC Pipe drill so you can learn tips and tricks on how to best use the drill and make better hitters.

PVC Pipe - Barnstormers

Learn how to use a PVC pipe to help train the body to create a good swing plane.

PVC Pipe - Advanced

Staying connected and sequencing from the ground up is key. Try our advanced PVC pipe drill to challenge your hitters to make adjustments with their body and their posture.

Power - Pre-workout Routine

There are ways to train your swing without a bat and balls. These stretches and circuits are great for at home work or to do on a daily basis as a warm-up routine. Use these as a guideline and help develop a routine that is best for you.

Power - Med Ball Toss

Learn how to use the med ball to train your core strength to help gain more rotational acceleration.

Power - Advanced Med Ball Toss

Learn how to use the med ball to train your core strength to help gain more rotational acceleration.

Power - Impact Bag

Learn how to use the impact bag to help stay connected and improve Power, Bat Speed, On Plane percentage, and Vertical Bat Angle.

Internal and External Queues

Simple bat balancing drill to explain internal and external queues. Internal queues have to do with the hitters specific movements, while external queues focus on the result and allow us to focus on executing the task. Both are great for training.

Youth Stance Basics

When coaching young hitters, it's important that their setup and hitting position is both balanced and athletic.

Early Connection & Connection at Impact

Learn about the differences between Early Connection and Connection at Impact.

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PLAYER PROFILE

Showcase & Promote Your Skills

All players with an active Premium Services subscription have the ability to create a publicly shareable Blast Connect Player Profile. This allows you to showcase your hitting skills through a brief bio, video, swing quality scores, and Blast metrics, giving you the best opportunity to stand out, and make the team or get recruited!

Blast Connect - Upload Player Data to NCSA Profile

Learn how you can use your Blast Connect player profile to share your Blast data with your NCSA recruiting profile.

WEBINARS

Our Blast webinar are designed to help you learn first-hand how other players, college, academy, high school, and travel ball teams are staying “game ready” while remote. We have some of the industry’s best coaches lined-up to share their thoughts on player development, remote training, and how they are using Blast.

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Youth Coaching for Parents –
Helping Players Stay Game Ready
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Blast Experts Help Players
Maximize Training at Home
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DOCUMENTATION & REFERENCE MATERIALS

If you're looking for an answer to a question, there's a good chance we have it documented in our online customer support documentation.
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