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2017 NAYS Youth Sports Congress Registration


Youth sports professionals from around the world have the opportunity to join us in Orlando, Florida at the Orange County Convention Center on November 8-11, 2017 for three outstanding events in one convenient location. Those events include the NAYS Youth Sports Congress, the Athletic Business Show and those looking to obtain their NAYS Certified Youth Sports Administrator (CYSA) credential can attend the NAYS Academy for Youth Sports Administrators.

NAYS Youth Sports Congress – The Congress is designed for existing NAYS Certified Youth Sports Administrators (CYSAs) to maintain their training and stay up-to-date with CEUs through four days of educational seminars covering a wide range of informative subjects and hot topics in youth sports. In addition, attendees can partake in keynote sessions, welcome receptions, award winner panels and much more!

NAYS Academy for Youth Sports Administrators – The NAYS Academy is a comprehensive certification program that offers professionals the chance to obtain the NAYS Certified Youth Sports Administrator (CYSA) credential. Those who attend will gain valuable knowledge, helpful tools, resources and a foundation of essential information covering a wide range of youth sports related topics. In addition, attendees have the ability to network with other professionals and administrators in their field!

Athletic Business Show – The AB Show has been a premier educational event and trade show for athletic, fitness and recreation professionals for over three decades. In addition to education sessions and a fantastic Welcome Reception, Athletic Business’ exhibit hall is available to all attendees and offers over 300 of the latest fitness and recreation equipment vendors in the business today!

When registering for the event you will have two different options. Choose Option 1 if you have already earned the Certified Youth Sports Administrator (CYSA) credential. ALL others should choose Option 2 which includes the Youth Sports Congress, the Onsite Academy to earn the CYSA credential and the Athletic Business Show.


CYSA REGISTRATION (Congress & Athletic Business Show) For CYSAs Only

Price: $400

Deadline: October 23, 2017

Note: The continuing education card, processing fees, conference handouts, NAYS awards sessions, expo and receptions are all included in your CYSA registration at no additional charge.


GENERAL REGISTRATION (Congress, Academy & Athletic Business Show) For any and ALL youth sports professionals and volunteers including any park and recreation professionals who work with children in any capacity.

Price: $449

Deadline: October 23, 2017

Note: After the event in Orlando, Onsite Academy participants will be provided access to the Online Academy to complete the certification process to earn the CYSA designation.