Athletes For The Nations is a sports ministry working all around the world helping athletes and coaches train for success on the field while helping them Live A Life Of Significance off of it.
AFTN provides elite level training to athletes and coaches through:
The AFTN Elite 8 Sports Academy,
International Sports Camps,
Although training to become the best athlete or coach is very important, we know there is so much more.
AFTN strives to help athletes and coaches use the success they have on the field to live a life of significance off of it.
Being significant is OTHERS FOCUSED. It is using your time, talents, and treasures to impact the lives of others.
AFTN teaches how to live a life of significance through:
Team and Individual Fundraising,
Becoming Men/Women of Character, Commitment, and Excellence,
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 as an individual or sports program by using the success you have on the field. The money raised will 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.
Kaka and his wife Jodi live in Uganda. Kaka has always had a passion for soccer and is now using that passion to train and disciple young men and women in Uganda.
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.