This program is supported by:


Newcastle Baseball


Stay tuned for further information on our 2021/22 Baseball Program


Program Coordinators: Ian Hook & Chris Brown


The Hunter Academy of Sport Baseball Talent Development program, in partnership with Newcastle Baseball aims to identify, develop and provide pathways to athletes in the Hunter Region. This baseball program includes performance support including strength and conditioning testing & programs, nutrition and sports psychology support. The focus is to develop the athlete holistically with sessions away from the diamond as well as training sessions for skill development.

Athlete Benefits

The following benefits will apply to those selected in the program:

  • Weekly Intensive Training environment (October – December)
  • Targeted Strength & Conditioning Testing
  • S&C Home programs
  • Nutrition and Hydration Advice
  • Sport Psychology education
  • Strength and Conditioning Fitness Program
  • Access to recommended HAS providers such as Physiotherapy, Chiropractors & Podiatry
  • Access to further online education modules


A program levy will be applicable to successful athletes.