To train athletes and coaches for success on the field and to teach them how to LIVE FOR SIGNIFICANCE off of it.
AFTN's vision is to provide elite level training to athletes and coaches all over the world to be successful on the field through sports training, sports camps, and coaches clinics.
Many times success in sports is defined by wins, touchdowns scored, baskets made, home runs hit, and how much money an athlete makes. Many times success is self focused.
Athletes For The Nations vision is also to teach athletes and coaches to use that success they have on the field to be significant off of it.
Being significant is OTHERS FOCUSED. It is using your time, talents, and treasures to make a difference in the lives of others.
AFTN trains athletes and coaches through:
AFTN teaches how to live for significance through:
The AFTN Sports Academy offers athletes and coaches the opportunity to "Train For Success and Live For Significance" through:
-Elite Level Training
AFTN offers a unique fundraising opportunity for your school, club, or sports program by using the success you have on the field. The money raised can go to help your athletic program and also help change lives around the world.
The AFTN Jinja team is a group of 60+ boys that are being trained to play soccer with excellence and are being discipled through the teaching of God’s Word.
John has played football for over 30 years and has been a high school and junior college coach for 7 years. John and his family have lived overseas in Ethiopia, Uganda, and Mexico. His vision is to inspire athletes and coaches to use their on-field success to help change lives off of it, both here in the U.S. and around the world. John has a passion to see athletes and coaches get their eyes off their own accomplishments and have a personal vision of using the talents and blessings God has given them to impact the world.
Diego serves in Puerto Morelos, Mexico developing the Puerto Morelos Tortugas Youth Sports Program as well as doing ministry to develop Coaches that are committed to integrity and character.
AFTN travelled to Serbia and Croatia with HiS Print Ministries. We put on a 2-day Quarterback Camp in Serbia and also met with leaders of the American Football teams in Croatia.
We had to cut the trip short due to the COVID- 19 but we are excited to get back to Croatia and Serbia very soon.