Helping Baseball Players Take Their Game to the Next Level

Coach Mark Pottie began his coaching career at the age of 24 when he coached a Halifax bantam team to a Provincial title and a great showing at the National Championships that year. Now living in Vancouver, Mark is the Co-Founder, Coach and Director of Player Development of Vancouver Baseball Academy, and is also the Head Coach of the North Shore Twins (16U). Mark has also coached for Team BC in the 15U AAA Canadian Nationals (Bronze Medalists).

Coach Mark has been playing competitive baseball for over 35 years and has been a personal trainer for the past 23 years. He has had the opportunity to work with both national level team athletes, as well as professional athletes. With his extensive knowledge in athletic training, along with his baseball experience, Mark brings a combination of skills that can help any baseball player reach the next level.

“Kids… listen to Coach, he knows what he is talking about. He has taken my career to highest of highest. Thank you so much for everything Coach. Can’t wait to get back in the lab soon.”
– Telvin Nash, 2019 Atlantic League Player of the Year

“Carson’s hitting has really improved. In his last 3 games he has hit 3 doubles, a triple and a home run…. so thank you. What a 180 from where he was a week ago. His approach at the plate has been much better! Many thanks!!”
– Derek, North Vancouver

 

Baseball Credentials

  • 2019 – Present: Head Coach, The North Shore Twins (16U)
  • 2019 (Fall Season): Head Coach, The North Shore Twins (15U)
  • 2016-2019: Hitting and Conditioning Coach, The North Shore Twins (16U) – 2016, 2017 and 2018 BCPBL Provincial Champions
  • 2014 – Present: Co-Founder, Coach and Director of Player Development – Vancouver Baseball Academy
  • Level II – Coaching Certificate
  • Dalhousie University Varsity Baseball Player
  • Assistant Coach, Team Nova Scotia – 15U AAA Canadian Nationals
  • Assistant Coach, Team BC – 15U AAA Canadian Nationals (2018 Bronze Medalist)

 

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Helping Baseball Players Take Their Game to the Next Level

Coach Mark Pottie began his coaching career at the age of 24 when he coached a Halifax bantam team to a Provincial title and a great showing at the National Championships that year. Now living in Vancouver, Mark is the Co-Founder, Coach and Director of Player Development of Vancouver Baseball Academy, and is also the Head Coach of the North Shore Twins (16U). Mark has also coached for Team BC in the 15U AAA Canadian Nationals (Bronze Medalists).

Coach Mark has been playing competitive baseball for over 35 years and has been a personal trainer for the past 23 years. He has had the opportunity to work with both national level team athletes, as well as professional athletes. With his extensive knowledge in athletic training, along with his baseball experience, Mark brings a combination of skills that can help any baseball player reach the next level.

“Kids… listen to Coach, he knows what he is talking about. He has taken my career to highest of highest. Thank you so much for everything Coach. Can’t wait to get back in the lab soon.”
– Telvin Nash, 2019 Atlantic League Player of the Year

“Carson’s hitting has really improved. In his last 3 games he has hit 3 doubles, a triple and a home run…. so thank you. What a 180 from where he was a week ago. His approach at the plate has been much better! Many thanks!!”
– Derek, North Vancouver

 

Baseball Credentials

  • 2019 – Present: Head Coach, The North Shore Twins (16U)
  • 2019 (Fall Season): Head Coach, The North Shore Twins (15U)
  • 2016-2019: Hitting and Conditioning Coach, The North Shore Twins (16U) – 2016, 2017 and 2018 BCPBL Provincial Champions
  • 2014 – Present: Co-Founder, Coach and Director of Player Development – Vancouver Baseball Academy
  • Level II – Coaching Certificate
  • Dalhousie University Varsity Baseball Player
  • Assistant Coach, Team Nova Scotia – 15U AAA Canadian Nationals
  • Assistant Coach, Team BC – 15U AAA Canadian Nationals (2018 Bronze Medalist)

 

In the Media