Coach's Guide to Blocking

  • Instructor: Zac Stout
  • Level: College/HS/Youth
  • Study time: 30 minutes
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Course Features
How important is blocking? Are 'Form Blocking' drills doing more harm than good? In this coach's course we cover all thing Blocking. From the role it plays in games, to using the CLA to develop high level blockers without sacrificing receiving performance.
  • Video time: 30 minutes
Course Features

What's included?

  • 5 Chapters
  • 15 Videos
  • 4 PDF Guides
  • Certificate of Completion


What are the keys that make catchers good at blocking? How important is blocking, and how do we balance blocking performance with receiving performance?
Learning these concepts will set you up for success as you head into the training environment.

Practice Design

Learn how to take the principles of Constraint-Led training and implement them in your blocking practice to get your athletes to learn skills faster and transfer those skills to games better.

Course Contents

Meet the instructor

Zac Stout

My name Zac and I work in the private sector as a catching researcher, consultant, and instructor. I help players and coaches from little-league to professional levels navigate the intricacies of the catching position and skill development.

If you're looking to get into the weeds on catching, challenge the status quo, think differently about player development, and unlock your full potential, than my courses are perfect for you!

I love to talk catching, so feel free to reach out to me on the community page and let's discuss catching!
Patrick Jones - Course author
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