Posts Tagged ‘youth products’

Vinci Launches Two New Facebook Pages

Monday, May 21st, 2012

Vinci, has expanded our Facebook presence to include two new sports-related pages. In addition to our existing Facebook presence, we have introduced the new Facebook pages that will cover youth baseball and fastpitch softball.

The Youth Baseball Page is dedicated to boys and girls that play youth baseball and little league.   LIKE Vinci’s Youth Baseball to see photos and updates about the sport.

LIKE Vinci Youth Baseball

 

The Fastpitch Page is dedicated to Women’s Fast pitch softball which exists in organized leagues and in traveling tournament teams. LIKE Vinci’s Fastpitch Page to get the latest information on the fastest growing segment of amateur baseball.

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Vinci’s primary Facebook Page (Vinci Baseball) has also been updated to improve your social media experience! “We recently updated our Facebook page for the Timeline update,” adds Vinci. “With these additional pages showcasing our specific product lines, we want our customers to be engaged, share their stories and become part of the conversation.” LIKE Vinci Baseball on Facebook to stay updated on all things baseball related and get the latest product line updates and promotions.

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Vinci Announces Product Line Expansion

Friday, March 30th, 2012

Vinci, makers of high quality baseball gloves and equipment, announces their expanded product lines for the 2012 major league baseball season.

In the past, Vinci youth glove models have expanded to the Vinci BRV 1951, which is very popular with youth ages 8-9. The youth CP Junior Series of ball gloves are design from Pro patterns with Pro Grade Pre-treated leather Palm and Lightweight leather backing for ease of squeeze of the baseball.

Vinci BRV1951 11.5 Inch Youth / Junior Glove

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As an expansion to their sports sunglasses lineup, Vinci has released new adult red framed multi lens sunglasses. All Vinci sports sunglasses are lightweight and created with impact resistant polycarbonate lenses that provide 100% UVA and UVB protection. Their total wrap-around profile offers a better field of vision when playing sports.

Vinci Red Framed Multi Lens Sport Sunglasses

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”These sunglasses are cool looking, as well as comfortable,” says Carlos Torres. He is a professional MLB player who is now with the Colorado Rockies Organization. He wears Vinci adult red sunglasses.

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An addition to the Vinci -22 series and the women’s fast pitch line of gloves, Vinci has released the new JCV-VM-22 women’s fast pitch catcher’s mitt. The 22 Series utilizes strategically placed ‘Shock Pads’ that are sewn into the lining for better palm protection by covering a larger area of the hand. The high-quality deer tanned cowhide interior leather lined finger stalls are specially treated for a more comfortable feel. The JCV-VM-22 is built to similar specs as the JCV-VM, but the -22 leather is thinner and lighter weight, for a quicker break-in time.

Vinci JCV-VM-22

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Click Here to View All Vinci 22 Series Gloves

The Vinci website has been improved in its look and feel. Featured products are now on the home page. The custom baseball glove page now allows customers to choose specific glove options from drop down menus so they can order their custom gloves online. Customers can design their own one-of-a-kind baseball glove by choosing their favorite colors from the color options. Like all Vinci gloves, the custom baseball gloves are made utilizing only the highest graded US steer hide and Kip Leather and are manufactured to withstand the test of time.

”We are proud of our expanded product lineup and website updates,” says Pete Vinci, owner of Vinci. “We are looking forward to a great 2012 baseball season!”

Vinci is a family-owned sports equipment company dedicated to quality.

For additional information, visit http://www.vincipro.com.

 

What Is The Best Baseball Glove For Kids?

Monday, October 17th, 2011

Purchasing your child their first baseball glove is an exciting venture. It also can be challenging with all the different types of gloves available. Hopefully, this will give you some insight into what to look for when getting ready to purchase that youth glove.

There are 2 common theories about what size of glove their players should wear that I have heard little league coaches discuss.
  1. First theory is to buy a smaller sized glove (9.5″-10.5″) for your child. A smaller glove will allow your child to control the glove easier to where it needs to be.  This aids in developing the correct fundamentals now and to build confidence later.
  2. Second theory (the less common of the 2) is to buy a larger glove(11″-12″) for your child. This larger glove will allow your child to flag down the balls and build confidence to enjoy the game, then build fundamentals off of confidence.
  3. Personally, I teach to use a smaller glove and develop the skills now. If the player is starting from square 1 and is needing to learn the basics, it is easier to teach them the correct skill set and tweak them as they grow vs allowing them to develop bad habits with a larger glove and have a coach change everything that they have learned down the road.
Glove Material
When shopping for a youth glove, there are many different types of materials used for gloves. 2 common materials are real leather and synthetic leather. Buy your child a real leather glove and stay away from the synthetic leather glove. The real leather glove will take a bit to break in, but it can be broken in the way you or your child wants to break them in. The [real leather] gloves will feel better and also perform better. The synthetic leather gloves are shaped to look like they have a good design, but they are designed to stay that way and are tough to close. The synthetic leather has a tendency to be slick and have balls slide out of the glove. Synthetic leather gloves will be cheaper than most real leather gloves, but the cost is well worth it in the end.
In a later blogs, I will be discussing what glove is best for infield, outfield and pitcher for the advancing player.
A very good option for a real leather youth glove is the gloves made by Vinci. They are $49.95. These gloves are designed from adult models in smaller sizes to start the player out right. The Vinci Youth Gloves can be found here: Vinci Youth Gloves
Guest Blog by Mark Jones

New Vinci Business Card Holder AND Baby Glove

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

Vinci is proud to introduce our NEW Miniature Glove Business Card Holders. These tiny gloves are perfect for any office, business or baseball enthusiast.  They even make a great gift  for newborns!

These gloves are made to similar standards as our full size gloves. They are all handmade and all leather. We are introducing them at a special price. You have to see these products to really appreciate the way they are made.

Miniature Catchers Mitt

Miniature Fielders Glove

NEW White Youth/Womens Sports Sunglasses Now Available!

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

Vinci’s latest addition to the Youth/Women’s Sports Sunglasses line has arrived just in time for summer.Our popular smaller framed sunglasses designed for youth and women are now available in glossy white frames.

  • Rubber Black Ear Tips for Added Comfort
  • Total wrap around profile for better field of vision
  • 100% UVA and UVB protection
  • Foldable-Lightweight
  • Impact resistant polycarbonate lenses are easy to change

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