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NCYS STRIVE Award

NCYS STRIVE Award for Organization of the Year

S.T.R.I.V.E. ~ Sports Teach Respect, Initiative, Values and Excellence

Thank you to the 2016 Five-For-STRIVE Finalists for their inspiring, model programs!


The National Council of Youth Sports (NCYS) thanks AIG for presenting the STRIVE Award for Organization of the Year. This award recognizes organizations that embrace a "kids first" approach, evidenced by their implementation of recognized best practices and policies that protect kids by promoting responsible health, wellness and safety within their organization.

Criteria for selection includes demonstrating a heartfelt passion and a commitment and a contagious spirit for helping kids succeed in youth sports activities while maintaining a commitment to established safety procedures. This award praises organizations' commitment to kids' health, wellness and safety, demonstrating to young people that it is possible for Sports to Teach Respect, Initiative, Values and Excellence without compromising safety.




Congratulations to the 2016 Five-For-STRIVE Finalists!


National Athletic
Trainers' Association

Carrollton, TX
[more info]

South Forsyth
Youth Wrestling Club

Cumming, GA
[more info]


WINNER

Southern California
Youth Rugby

Chula Vista, CA
[more info]

Winston-Salem Roadrunners Track Club
Winston Salem, NC
[more info

York Jewish
Community Center

York, PA
[more info]