The National Council of Youth Sports (NCYS) comprises the who's who in the youth sports industry. Founded in 1979, the National Council of Youth Sports (NCYS) membership serves 60,000,000 registered participants in organized youth sports programs. NCYS is the largest known organization in America representing the youth sports industry.
The NCYS is well-known for advocacy in promoting safe environments and healthy lifestyles for stronger neighborhoods and communities. Credibility, integrity and vigilant visibility remain at the core of everything we do for our members and our industry. NCYS is unique and we pride ourselves on living up to our Strategic Plan as well as being respected by our members, the media, the government, corporate America and the leaders in and around our industry.
Our reason to exist is to enhance the youth sports experience in America for today and for generations to come! The NCYS reach is broad and deep into the grassroots of America's heartland. NCYS is the portal to the youth sports industry. No other sport organization in America reaches more grassroots participants than the combined membership of the NCYS. The NCYS members are the gatekeepers, the key decision-makers, the power of influence and behavior, and the advocates for valued youth sports participation.
Please take advantage of the "gold standard" resources provided for you throughout this website. If you are already a member of NCYS, we thank you for your loyal support. If you are not yet member, please consider joining our team. Together we are a powerhouse of positive influence for the youth sports industry for a safer, more wholesome society.