The Derrel Thomas Foundation Youth Baseball Camps offers boys and girls of all abilities - the ultimate player experience, the DTF Youth Baseball Camp are located all over southern California. One and two camps will feature daily instruction by Derrel Thomas and members of the coaching staff with special guest appearances by past and current Major League Baseball Players.

Youth receive:

Baseball Shirt  and Cap and Batting Glove

Camp Goodie Bag

Photo and autograph with Derrel Thomas

An amazing once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to receive insight into playing game, strategy and fundamentals of being a ball player

Whether you’re a beginner looking to learn the art and science of boxing or a parent looking for boxing instruction for your kids, DTF “Pass Boxing Club” is the place for you. Boxing Coaches Leo Delara and Robert Rios are two greats here in Southern California offering training for all levels and ages. You’ll learn boxing techniques from the best, whether you’re interested in training for or just want to get in the best shape of physical fitness and toughness. Our boxing instruction focuses on teaching you the fundamentals of the sport while giving you an amazing workout. While most gyms ignore beginning members; we take pride in providing as much personal attention to our beginners as to our potential professional fighters. Conditioning, discipline, self defense and of course overall fun are all part of the package. See you in the ring!

Mentoring can provide huge personal satisfaction to the individual who can point an aspiring youth in the right direction. Essentially, a mentor will have a number of valuable insights and experiences of a particular sport and some personal qualities that will aid youth in reaching their true potential… These include:

  1. Sharing attitude and a willingness to discuss ideas, philosophies trustworthiness and loyalty…
  2. Current technical and tactical knowledge of the sport
  3. An ability to assist the in providing a positive and challenging environment
  4. Good communication skills, including the ability to provide constructive criticism and to listen and question
  5. An ability to commit to the time involved, including attendance
  6. The ability to deal with different personality types.

 

Mentoring is a 'life' experience. Those individuals who are successful in life have more than likely been guided by a mentor who has the qualities listed above.