Make no mistake, the patented Rope Bat Swing Trainer is NOT a toy! This total instructional and training system has been developed over years of study and analysis, followed by 18 months of testing. Dr. Long perfected an uncomplicated hitting system, along with training tools, for baseball and softball players. Made in the USA to exact standards, The Rope Bat Swing Trainer is the answer for those serious about the game and want to learn how to execute a swing to maximize centrifugal force with total body connected movement for greater speed, strength accuracy and consistency. The hitter’s body will remember what it has learned using The Rope Bat Swing Trainer and will then use that memory when he or she has a real bat in their hands!