President Forrest and the AAU would like to announce a new partnership with the top PR Marketing firm in the country called .Com Marketing. We would like to personally thank Pam Marshall, National Staff for the hard work done in helping to bring on this firm. They will help us to promote our prestigious AAU brand as well as all of our Sports and our hard working AAU Districts.
Our first campaign beings on February 1, 2014 with the following concept:
The first campaign is I __________ (fill in the blank of what you do in your sport.) For example: I run, I dribble, I swim, I kick, I cheer, I lift, I wrestle, I jump, etc. This will help promote our sports that our proud student-athletes work and train hard for.
The second part of the campaign will be I am _____________ (fill in the blank with the name of your sport.) For example: I am Track, I am Baseball, I am Soccer, I am Karate, I am Taekwondo, I am AAU, I am Sports for All, Forever!
District, Governors, National Chairs, if you have any suggestions on future campaign ideas email Sukie Black at firstname.lastname@example.org to forward to the marketing firm.
Thanks for your support and dedication to the Amateur Athletic Union of the United States, Inc.
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AAU Pickleball Serves First-Ever Event in Florida
The AAU Englewood Chill Blast Pickleball Tournament made history this weekend as the first-ever pickleball event hosted for AAU members. (What the heck is pickleball?!) More than 180 athletes from 11 states and Canada – ranging from age 19 to 75 – competed on Florida’s west coast as part of the Florida Pickleball League.
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Ask an Expert: AAU Alum Lauryn Williams (Part 2)
Remember When... Dwyane Wade Visited ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
Back in 2010, before Wade and his buddy LeBron James joined forces in South Beach for the Heat, Wade joined Mickey Mouse and played a special 3-on-3 basketball game with athletes in town for the 16U AAU Girls Basketball National Championships at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.
18 AAU Events You Don't Want to Miss in 2018
Summertime is right around the corner and, with that, comes the bulk of AAU national championship season. The AAU is constantly adding new events and new competition opportunities for youth athletes and, in recent years, a larger focus has been placed on developing the whole event – not just organizing a tournament. Complete with social responsibility initiatives and unique family vacation opportunities, take a look at the 18 AAU events you are not going to want to miss in 2018.
Workout of the Month: Kneeling Exercises
Walk into a gym and you’ll notice a lot of the same thing: athletes standing, sitting, or lying on their backs while they are getting their bodies ready for 2018 AAU competition. Even though these get the job done, there is another position that can help strengthen your body and balance, giving you an edge on your competition: Kneeling.
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Jax Magic Tip-Off Classic
Texas Volleyball Tour's Junior Beach Series 2018
Missouri AAU State Tournament
2018 Arizona AAU Taekwondo State Qualifier Champio
2018 Girls Kutztown Winter Classic
Cap City Ballerz Super Regional Tournament
York County Blue Ribbon Brawl
2018 Dick Wilson FC & Novice Meet
SOVC February 24th 15-18U Tournament