Ambassador Claressa Shields Makes History with Second Olympic Gold Medal

On Sunday, Up2Us Sports Ambassador Claressa Shields made history by becoming the first American boxer – male or female – to win back-to-back Olympic gold medals. The Flint, Michigan native beat Netherlands fighter Nou...

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Coach Across America

Our national service program hires and trains the nation’s best and brightest role models to mentor and guide youth to make better decisions and stay healthy. learn more

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Up2Us Sports provides cutting-edge training to coaches and youth sports programs that are committed to positively impacting underserved youth. learn more


Coach Across America coaches have served approximately 300,000 youth.

Youth with a Coach Across America coach show significant increases in physical fitness and the development of essential life skills.

The Up2Us Sports network, which includes schools, parks departments, and non-profit organizations, serves over 10 million youth across the country.

For each $1 invested in programs like Coach Across America, up to $13 is returned to society through savings in health care, school absenteeism, and crime costs.

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August 23

What Are High Impact Attributes?

Research tells us that kids who develop these attributes do better in all parts of their lives.  They are the things...

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August 21

Ambassador Claressa Shields Makes History with Second Olympic Gold Medal

On Sunday, Up2Us Sports Ambassador Claressa Shields made history by becoming the first American boxer – male or...

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August 17

Finding his Passion: How one San Diego lawyer became a devoted youth soccer coach

Ryan Shera has always had a passion for soccer and for coaching. As a former soccer player himself, Ryan understands...

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