Base Stealing: Leads and Footwork - Creating Shin Angle and Direction


Base stealing is an important tool in the game of baseball. It can help put a team in a position to score runs and win games! This base stealing course by Austin Wasserman will teach you how to take proper leads from 1st base, 2nd base and 3rd base, what the most efficient type of steal start footwork is AND drills to create the most efficient shin angle so you can maximize your ability to get great jumps and be comfortable running the bases!


1 Intro to Base Stealing
Base Stealing is Math
2 Base Stealing is Math   
3 Leads from 1st Base 00:06 
4 Leads from 2nd Base 00:07  
5 Leads from 3rd Base 00:08
-Base Stealing Footwork
6 Jab Step 00:10   
7 Cross Over Step 00:09 \
8 Drop Step/Directional Step 00:10
Steal Starts & Sprint Technique Exercises
9 Drop Step Drill 00:06  
10 Heel Up, Knee Through Drill 00:06 
11 Wall Switches 01:19  
12 Ankle Rocker Mobility 00:14  
13 Hip Flexor Holds 00:09
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The Coach


Austin Wasserman

Owner/Founder of Wasserman Strength, LLC
My name is Austin Wasserman and I am the Owner & Founder of Wasserman Strength, LLC with two locations in Nashua, NH and Deerfield Beach, FL. Wasserman Strength, LLC has grown from a part-time passion to a full-time career with a two facilities, clients of all ages from around the country to MiLB and MLB athletes following our instructional information! My goal is to help educate athletes and coaches on Base Stealing Leads and Footwork to maximize an athlete’s ability to get great jumps and be comfortable running the bases!
Please visit my website for more information on Base Stealing, Strength Training and More! Book this course....