Today’s education system is knowledge based, but it isn’t teaching our kids the skills they need to succeed in LIFE.  We give kids the opportunity to develop values, independent thinking, teamwork and empathy.  Whether it’s sports, the arts, or entrepreneurship, we must demonstrate alternate paths to content mastery.  Our program helps develop these essential skills through sports.

Athletics can:

  • Challenge reactions to new obstacles and situations.

  • Help them understand that the same solution doesn’t necessarily work every time, even in the same situation.

  • Teach resilience, hard work, discipline, perseverance and so much more.

OUR PROGRAMS

THE 7 PILLARS OF STUDENT ATHLETIC SUCCESS 

Youth sports can be a catalyst for growth and change.

Kids learn to become better teammates and better people through sports participation.  While focusing on t heir discipline, kids participating in youth sports are also subconsciously practicing for something even more important than sports:  ADULT LIFE.

The 7 Pillars Program Teaches:

  • Teamwork

  • Respect

  • Discipline

  • Structure

  • Perserverance

  • Developing Good Habits

  • Goal Setting

MIND OVER HEAD CHATTER

Mind Over Head Chatter covers the research and insights into the makings of the world’s best athletes.  You’ll learn the methods and secrets that allow them to perform at such high levels.  You” discover how to ignite your own passion, how to set goals, and develop the mental toughness to take your game to the next level.

The Mind Over Head Chatter Program Helps You:

  • The Driving Force:  Finding your motivation / inspiration

  • Belief in Yourself:  The 3 C’s:  Confidence, Courage, Commitment

  • Getting Centered:  Finding your focus through visualization, breathing techniques, etc.

  • We are the Champions:  Studying the habits of the best athletes of ALL time.

 

THE 5 PILLARS OF EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP

No matter what profession, activity, or group, leadership is present.

The team captain must be able to motivate and encourage other players while orchestrating a successful game or match.  The underlying principles of leadership are the foundation for the success.

Learn how to unify, inspire, empower, and lead a team to success whether in sports, business, or life.

The 5 Pillars of Effective Leadership Covers:

  • Qualities of Great Leaders

  • Character

  • Competency

  • Communication

  • Compassion

  • Honesty / Trust

BIOS

Art Still was a first round draft pick of the Kansas City Chiefs in 1978 and played 12 years in the NFL.  He was inducted into the Chiefs Hall of Fame in 1998.  Art is the CEO of Still 4 Life and dedicates his time to improving the lives of children and adults through health and fitness.

Greg Justice founded AYC Health & Fitness, Kansas City’s original personal fitness training center, in May 1986, and is still training today.  He has also written several books and is the CEO of Scriptor Publishing Group.  He was inducted into the national Fitness Hall of Fame in 2017.

For more information on how to help YOUR kids succeed:

Call 913-642-4437 or email us at art@aycfit.com or greg@aycfit.com