To educate, equip and empower youth sports leaders, volunteers and parents so all children can enjoy the lifelong benefits of sports.
The National Alliance for Youth Sports (NAYS) educates, equips and empowers youth sports leaders, volunteers and parents so all children can enjoy the lifelong benefits of sports. NAYS, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, partners with more than 3,000 community-based organizations and has trained more than four million coaches, parents, officials and administrators since its inception in 1981.
Sports participation is one of the greatest resources available for instilling valuable life skills in children. But only if it is safe and positive. The training courses, membership tools, unique programs, guiding documents and many trusted resources provided by NAYS ensure quality youth sports experiences that are memorable for all the right reasons.