About the author
Marty Schupak coached youth sports for 25 years. He has coached and taught over 10,000 players, either on his teams or at his clinics. Many of these players have gone on to play in high school and beyond and some have received athletic scholarships to college. Thousands of youth coaches have also been trained at his clinics. He is the founder and president of the Youth Sports Club, a group dedicated to improving coaching and youth sports practices. His website, YouthSportsClub.com, is one of the most popular resources for youth coaches and parents. He is the creator of 28 sports instructional videos including: T‒Ball Skills & Drills, The 59 Minute Baseball Practice, Backyard Baseball Drills, Winning Baseball Strategies and Hitting Drill and Techniques. He has authored numerous books on baseball including the best selling Baseball Coaching: A Guide For The Youth Coach and Parent. He also authored the popular basketball book: Basketball Fundamentals.
He is President of T-Ball America. He received a bachelor's degree from Boston University in 1975 and a master's degree in physical education from Arizona State University in 1978. He is a nationally known speaker and has appeared on numerous radio shows, podcasts, and panel discussions. In his spare time, Marty collects sports memorabilia and follows his beloved New York Jets, as he has done since 1964. Marty lives in Valley Cottage, New York with his wife, Elaine, and his dog, Coach.