Join us for the 2015 Circle of Excellence Awards

YSA will honor more than 100 accomplished junior athletes from 10 different winter sport programs at the 2015 Circle of Excellence Awards on Sunday, August 30th at the Newpark Amphitheater. The Alliance awards junior athletes for Achievement, Leadership, and Showstopping Moments, in addition to the top 5% of participants based on criteria such as selection to the National Team, participation in international competition, championship podiums, and top rankings. Additionally, a volunteer will be honored with the Spirit of Service Award and YSA program alum or coach will be inducted into the Hall of Fame.

This year’s Circle of Excellence Awards will take place outdoors at the Newpark Amphitheater, rain or shine! Pizza from Maxwell’s will be provided for COE athletes. Families may bring picnics or purchase food from local eateries.

Thanks to Maxwell’sGranger School of Music, Utah ConservatoryMountain Town MusicNewpark Resort, Skullcandy and EpicPromise for their support!

4:00-4:45 Registration
4:00-5:00 Live music (by Granger School of Music)
5:00-5:50 Circle of Excellence award presentation
5:50-6:00 Circle of Excellence group photo
6:00-7:00 Live music (by Utah Conservatory)

See last year’s event: 2014 Circle of Excellence Awards blog post

List of past COE award recipients

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35th JANS Winter Welcome: Grooming Dreams for the Youth Sports Alliance

Join the Youth Sports Alliance and special guests on Saturday, October 24, 2015 for an evening of dining, dancing and bidding to benefit nine winter sports programs and support thousands of young athletes on snow and ice. Individual Tickets start at $250 ($275 after October 15th). copy

Event Sponsorships Available. Contact Christy Dias at for information regarding sponsorship or with questions about the event.

A ‘Bucket List’ VIP trip to the French Open Tennis Tournament will be offered as the Grand Prize for the Opportunity Drawing.  Tickets may be purchased for a suggested $50 donation from YSA athletes or online.  The trip includes airfare, lodging and match tickets.

Purchase Admission or Opportunity Drawing Tickets at


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Thanks for making the first YSA golf tournament a success!

The weather cooperated and 87 golfers showed up for a day of friendly competition on the new Canyons Resort golf course. In the end, over $12,500 was raised for YSA’s youth sports programs. A big thank you to our sponsors, volunteers and golfers for making it a great start to a new annual event!YSAGolfCollage1Park City Television came out to cover the event:

Sponsored by:

Epic Promise, UBS, Tim Dahle Nissan, Stein Eriksen Lodge, Ritual Chocolate, Red Rock Brewing Company, Glenwild Realty, Victory Ranch & Conservancy, The Chateaux Deer Valley, Intermountain LiVe Well Center, Team Park City United, Joe Ferriter, Jim Gaddis, John Halsey, Chris Hays, Bill Pidwell, and the Lemmons Family.

Thank you!


 Golfers, your group photos can be found here!


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