YSPN360 is exceptionally excited to announce another addition to the impressive roster of coaches, performance professionals and psychology and dietician experts. Jim Brower—the current assistant pitching coach for the Seattle Mariners—has joined the team!
From YSPN360’s CEO, Lou Birdt:
“Adding Jim Brower to our coaching staff is a huge win for YSPN360! Jim has been through every conceivable situation as a player and now as a coach has deep experience and knowledge of working with not only big league players but youth players as well. Our members are going to love Jim’s style and what he’ll bring to them. We’re excited to have Jim join our staff, to say the least.”
Coach Brower will be a valuable asset to the YSPN360 Community, providing a major-league depth of pitching knowledge that he has amassed over 20-plus years in professional baseball. A coach since e2012—beginning with the Kansas City Royals’ minor league system—Coach Brower joins San Francisco Giants pitching coach, Curt Young, as another current MLB coach in YSPN360’s virtual bullpen.
YSPN360.com is the on-demand sports instruction and training web site of Youth Sports Network Interactive Media, Inc. (YSM). The mission of YSPN360.com is to be the premier youth-sports training and education resource for coaches, players and their families by offering a unique 360-degree approach to developing the whole player, parent and coach.YSPN360.com is a free subscriber-based website with content presented in an age- and skill-appropriate manner that parents and coaches have told us they prefer. Information for practice, skills development and team play can be taken directly to the field or court via mobile apps, tablet video presentations and printouts. For example, youth coaches can use YSPM360.com as a comprehensive interactive reference for hitting and pitching from elite professional and collegiate coaches.
YSM’s goal is to make sports more fun for kids of all ages by providing free high-quality tools and instruction, such as baseball mentoring from high-profile collegiate and professional coaches eager to share their knowledge and battle-tested coaching techniques with the next generation of athletes. YSPN360.com will offer a balance between proven techniques and innovative ideas for teaching, coaching, fitness and strength training, nutrition, and psychology – all appropriate for young athletes, their parents, and their coaches.
The company has been able to build the site through the generosity of the contributing coaches, who want to give something back to the sports they love. The goal is to help raise the overall level of play, coaching and parental interaction. YSPN360.com will initially provide instruction in Baseball and Softball, and soon it will add Soccer and Volleyball, among other sports. YSM is based in Studio City, Calif.