ABCA Membership Benefits

The American Baseball Coaches Association offers a myriad of benefits to members, including attending the world's largest baseball convention, a $1 million Personal Liability Insurance policy, free subscriptions to magazines and publications, surveys and legislative action, and a discount program. Beginning in August 2020, current members will have access to more than 400 ABCA Convention Clinic Videos as part of their membership.

Be a part of the No. 1 amateur baseball coaches association in the World, founded in 1945. Nearly 13,000 coaches are members of the ABCA and over 7,000 attend the annual ABCA Convention. Read below for all of the great benefits, which we are constantly working to enhance!

The ABCA membership year runs September 1 through August 31.

Membership dues are $75 annually.

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

Join nearly 13,000 fellow coaches worldwide who are members of the ABCA, and the over 7,000 coaches who attend the annual ABCA Convention.

Download the My ABCA mobile app to access all of your membership benefits through your mobile device year-round. The app will help you stay up-to-date with ABCA news and content, collaborate with other members in forums and through direct messaging, register for the ABCA Convention and Barnstormer Regional Coaching Clinics, update your ABCA account profile, access the Coaching Resource Library and more.

Beginning in August 2020, all ABCA Convention Clinic Videos will be FREE for current ABCA members! More than 400 clinic videos will be available, making it the most comprehensive baseball coaching video library available.

Access the ABCA Coaching Resource Library, which contains drill videos, charts and diagrams that can easily be utilized and downloaded to implement with your team. New content is added weekly to the resource library!

Personal Liability Insurance is provided FREE to U.S. residents with an active ABCA membership. As part of your membership dues, you will receive $1,000,000 in liability coverage. It's a $400 value! View full information at www.ABCA.org/insurance.

Participate in surveys regarding rule changes and legislative issues affecting your sport and your division.

Professional Development & Continuing Education Credit Documentation is now offered through attendance at the annual ABCA Convention. Visit www.ABCA.org/education for more information.

Use the ABCA Job Postings for free! Many other websites charges hundreds of dollars for this service. The ABCA Job Postings get more than 60,000 views per month, so your posts get maximum exposure! You can also post open dates on the ABCA website for free.

Be a part of the organization that selects major awards, including Coaches of the Year as well as All-Region, All-American and Player of the Year awards in college, junior college and high school.

The American Baseball Coaches Association believes that the highest calling of a baseball coach is to teach life's lessons and model the character traits of honesty, integrity, respect and personal responsibility. Join the ABCA today to be a part of this great organization!

 

ABCA CONVENTION & EVENTS

Attend the World's largest baseball convention each January, featuring 25 main-stage clinics on a variety of topics over the course of three days as well as the Youth Coaches Session, Expo Theater, ABCA Trade Show and other meetings and special events. Clinic topics include pitching, hitting, fielding, strength & conditioning, team building and motivation.

The main-stage clinics will be streamed live for ABCA members who are unable to attend the Convention! This is available for purchase only for ABCA members.

Professional Development & Continuing Education Credit Documentation is now offered through attendance at the ABCA Convention. Members who attend the ABCA Convention can go to www.ABCA.org/education to find out more.

The 2021 ABCA Convention is scheduled for Jan. 7-10 in Washington, D.C. Network with some of the greatest coaches in the world and attend the greatest baseball clinics!

ABCA members can also attend Barnstormers Regional Coaching Clinics for free! The ABCA typically runs about 20 of these clinics annually all across the U.S. and Canada.

 

PUBLICATIONS & SUBSCRIPTIONS

All current members get a free subscription to the ABCA's Inside Pitch Magazine. Be sure to renew by Sept. 1 each year so you get all six issues! The magazine is published in September, November, January, March, May and July. The full magazine archive is available free for current members.

Receive the ABCA Press Box weekly email, with links to articles about baseball news, coaching and training.

Want to contribute? You can submit coaching articles, which will be evaluated by the Editorial Committee for possible use in Inside Pitch Magazine.

Tune into the ABCA Podcast, which releases new episodes multiple times per month. It is available in Apple Podcasts as well as on Android devices and online.

 

PERSONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE

Personal Liability Insurance is provided FREE for U.S. residents with an active ABCA membership. As part of your membership dues, you will receive $1,000,000 in liability coverage. It's a $400 value! View full information at www.ABCA.org/insurance.

 

MEMBER DISCOUNT PROGRAM

Wilson Sporting Goods
WILSON - Uniforms & Apparel


Discount: 20% Off all STOCK uniforms and apparel (No minimums or restrictions.)
Website: Wilson.com/Baseball/Stock-Uniforms
View ABCA member Promo Code


BLAST MOTION

 
Discount: Save $60 on Blast Swing Analyzer
Website: https://blastmotion.com
Learn how to redeem offer

Turface Athletics
TURFACE - Field Product


Includes: 15 products including Turface MVP; Pro League; Quick Dry; Turface All Sport; and more.
Discount: $30 rebate per ton of Turface product paid directly to the organization.
Learn how to redeem offer


DRIVELINE BASEBALL - DrivelinePLUS & Gear


Includes: DrivelinePLUS, a one-stop shop to learn how to apply advanced player development concepts in your practice + Driveline gear.
Discount: $25 off DrivelinePLUS & 10% or more off on Driveline gear
Website: Exclusively at drivelinebaseball.com
Learn how to redeem offer


BASEBALL AMERICA


Discount: 10% off one-year print subscription on BaseballAmerica.com.
Learn how to redeem offer


 


POCKET RADAR


Discount: Free shipping on any purchase (U.S. orders only)
Website: https://www.PocketRadar.com
Learn how to redeem offer

Terryberry
TERRYBERRY - Championship Rings


Includes: Championship Rings from Terryberry (click for more info)
Discount: 5% off orders of 15 or more rings
Website: championshipawardrings.com
Learn how to redeem offer

Franklin Sports
FRANKLIN - Batting Gloves


Includes: ABCA team pricing for batting gloves
Discount: A la carte and team discounted pricing on Corline, PowerStrap & Custom batting gloves.
Learn how to redeem offer


KP SPORT


Discount: Buy one product & receive 30% off a second product
Website: https://kpsportwyg.com
Learn how to redeem offer


MARRIOTT HOTELS


Includes: JW Marriott Hotels, Renaissance Hotels, Marriott Hotels and Resourts, Courtyard, SpringHill Suites, Fairfield Inn, Residence Inn and TownPlace Suites
Discount: Up to 25%
View ABCA member discount code


RED ROOF INN


Includes: Red Roof Inn
Discount: Up to 20%
View ABCA member discount code

Best Western
BEST WESTERN HOTELS


Includes: Best Western, Best Western Plus, Best Western Premier
Discount: Up to 10%
View ABCA member discount code

G6 Hospitality
G6 HOSPITALITY


Includes: Motel 6, Studio 6 Extended Stay
Discount: Up to 10%
View ABCA member discount code


ENTERPRISE


Discount: Rates as low as $37/day, which includes the Full Damage Waiver (no deductible)
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NATIONAL


Discount: Rates as low as $37/day, which includes the Full Damage Waiver (no deductible)
View ABCA member discount code