Launch Angle & Exit Velocity: Before And After

PITTSBURGH(1 min read) In Part 5 of “How Technology Unlocked My True Potential At The Plate” at the 2017 American Baseball Coaches Association Convention, Pro Swing Rx Master Hitting Instructor Dan Koosed continues his look at different case studies showing the before & after effects of teaching a swing that lends itself to a higher launch angle along with a larger exit velocity.

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‘Unlocking The Handcuffs’ Through Launch Angle & Exit Velocity

PITTSBURGH(1 min read) In Part 4 of Dr. Buddy Clark and Dan Koosed’s presentation at the 2017 American Baseball Coaches Association Convention, “How Technology Unlocked My True Potential At The Plate”, Mr. Koosed looks at a case study of an advanced, 12U youth player who increased his exit velocity and launch angle and ultimately, his outcome potential & results.

As Mr. Koosed so eloquently puts it in the above video:

“It’s very easy to teach this stuff when you have the right information to unlock the handcuffs”

In case you missed Parts 1, 2 or 3, of “How Technology Unlocked My True Potential At The Plate”, please see the embedded video links below.

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Vanderbilt & Louisville Become Initial Diamond Kinetics’ Premier Collegiate Partners

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PITTSBURGH (2 min read) – Diamond Kinetics is proud to introduce the University of Louisville and Vanderbilt University baseball teams as the initial ‘Premier Collegiate Partners’ powered by SwingTracker.

As two of the most prestigious programs in college baseball today, Louisville and Vanderbilt have combined for 921 wins and 6 College World Series appearances over the last ten seasons, with the Commodores taking home the CWS title in 2014.

With the 2017 season on the horizon, both schools will be using the latest in cutting-edge sensor technology from Diamond Kinetics, in addition to added technology from DK partners Axon & HitTrax.

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Diamond Kinetics Hitting Advisory Council

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PITTSBURGH – Diamond Kinetics is happy to introduce five of the most original and innovative minds in baseball and softball as the initial members of the Diamond Kinetics Hitting Advisory Council.

Coming this spring, each member of the council will be providing in-depth instructional content in conjunction with Diamond Kinetics, relative to their area of expertise.

From swing drills, to coaching philosophies, to training & endurance methods, all areas that lead to maximizing both a player’s and coach’s overall improvement and potential will be examined.

Let’s meet the council.

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Diamond Kinetics & HitTrax Integration

PITTSBURGH – As stand alone training devices, SwingTracker and HitTrax are both at the cutting edge of swing training. Now, as one powerful, all-encompassing swing tool that delivers cause and effect data, both Diamond Kinetics’ SwingTracker and InMotion Systems’ HitTrax will assuredly uncover new possibilities in pursuing player improvement.

With the newly released SwingTracker & HitTrax Baseball integration, the pre-contact SwingTracker metrics (Barrel Speed, Hand Speed, Impact Momentum, Trigger To Impact and Approach Angle) can be seen in accordance with HitTrax’s post-contact data featuring exit velocity & launch angle.

This combination of Diamond Kinetics’ SwingTracker & InMotion Systems’ HitTrax is a very powerful tool that will help players maximize their swing and outcome potential.

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