Martin Bedard

Martin Bedard

Bantam Head Coach

Born and raised in Quebec City, Martin has over fifteen years of experience in coaching, primarily in baseball. For the past 5 years he has been coaching at the bantam AA level with the Association Baseball Elite Outaouais (ABEO) and previously in the region of Quebec city. Martin is certified by baseball Canada to coach at the provincial level, and has taken his team to provincial championships two times in the last 5 years. Last summer he also was the assistant coach for the regional team from Outaouais at Les Jeux du Quebec. Martin has at the same time been a leader in the local baseball community, previously serving as President and as Coach Representative in the ABEO and Vice President of Baseball Quebec Outaouais.  This leadership role continues, with Martin now serving as the Director of Coaching and Player Development for the Bytown Dodgers..

Baseball is a passion for Martin that he is eager to share with young developing players while promoting a competitive environment. In addition to his coaching responsibilities, Martin will design and oversee the technical programs and development of coaches, ensuring that all players and coaches are provided with sufficient opportunities to improve their skills and achieve their highest potential. This programming will follow the Bytown Dodgers integrated model of player development, which is player-centric around the physical, mental, and emotional maturation of the elite player. All Bytown Dodgers members will be able to benefit from Martin’s many years of experience as a baseball coach and as a leader.