Posts tagged "events"

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Recapping NextUp: Return to Play – Day 1

As we return to play after months of sheltering at home, athletes and their families will need to adjust to a new normal. The youth sports experience will play a critical role in our nation’s physical, social, and cultural recovery, which is why we’ve been…

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Leadership During Times of Crisis: Five Takeaways from our NextUp Town Hall

This week, we brought together a group of experts to discuss leadership—something we take very seriously here at LeagueApps. Our goal was to provide attendees with strategies for supporting their communities as COVID-19 continues to keep us inside, to inspire them with stories from NBA…

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Payroll, Insurance, Government Relief: Recapping our NextUp Town Hall on Finance Management During COVID-19

As we continue to feel the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, we know that you’re probably spending most of your day thinking about how to cover your expenses and make sure your players have an organization to return to when all of this is…

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NextUp Town Hall: Recapping our First-Ever Virtual Event

Hundreds of sports organizers came together to discuss all things business and community in the time of COVID-19. Here’s what happened.   Shortly after it was clear that the Coronavirus would force athletes off the court, off the field, and into their homes, we began…

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Youth Sports is Now Online: How We’re Creating Community in Uncertain Times with the Digital Launch of NextUp

A message from LeagueApps President and Co-Founder, Jeremy Goldberg:   With all of this talk of social distancing, I appreciate more than ever moments of togetherness.      One of my favorite memories from this past year—and a moment of togetherness that I’ve found myself thinking…

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COVID-19 COMMUNITY UPDATE: What we’re doing to support our partners while organized sport is on hold

This month, we’re addressing the topic on everyone’s mind—COVID-19 and the impact it’s having on life (and sport) as we know it. We know how important it is to connect with your peers in moments like these, which is why we’re excited to bring our…

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Sport for Good, Sport as Good: Collective Impact Headlines First Laureus USA Town Hall

LeagueApps is a mission-driven organization. It’s clear when you take a look at the evidence—values hanging from the ceiling of the office, FundPlay supporting non-profits who serve kids with limited access to sports, the shoutouts for “team” and “grit” and “student of the game” at…

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LaxCon 2020: What Organizers, Coaches, and Parents Need to Know

At LaxCon 2020, we gathered in Philadelphia with a passionate lacrosse community that is committed to professional development and sharing knowledge and ideas to grow the game. Across the U.S., a lot of clubs are facing the same challenges—yet, there are unique nuances in each…

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2020 ABCA Convention: Top Trends On-Deck For Youth Baseball

If you have a passion for baseball, the ABCA Annual Convention was like a playground filled with informative clinics, enticing product displays, and live demos on the trade show floor. The LeagueApps team made up a few of the lucky 7,100 attendees in Nashville last…

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2019 AVCA Convention: LeagueApps Volleys on to Pittsburgh

The LeagueApps team returned to the AVCA Annual Convention for the fourth year in a row last week. Marketed as volleyball’s premier event for coaches, we traveled to Pittsburgh and attended the four-day convention as the final four Women’s Division I NCAA teams competed for…