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Official PASS Organizations

Is your youth sports organization doing everything they can to protect the children's mental and physical well-being?

Below you will find a list of current organizations that are officially participating in our PASS YSO program.
ORGANIZATIONS: CLICK HERE to learn how to become an official participating organization.

What is an Official P.A.S.S. Organization?

An official organization is an organization that has joined our network and works together with us to help ensure our children's sports experience is as positive and safe as can be by utilizing our Positive and Safe Sports (PASS) programs on a regular basis. Organizations must have the following within their organization to become a member and to receive the official designation and recognition:

  • ALL Coaches in the organization must be members of our PASS Coach Network which requires each coach to have: passed a Background Check, be certified in CPR/AED, completed a Positive Coaching Course, be a member of LVSF Chapter of the National Youth Sports Coach Association and completed a Sports Safety for Coaches Course). For Teams: All Coaches, including assistants | For Leagues: All Head Coaches;
  • Have at least 1 AED or are utilizing our Game-Saver AED Program (pending, not required yet);
  • Requires all athletes playing in the organization to pass a yearly Pre-Participation Physical Exam;
  • Requires that all athletes ages 10 and older within the organization receive training in our Game-Saver CPR, AED Basics and Sports Safety Awareness Program (which is provided free of charge) Also Encourages parents/family members to participate in the Game-Saver training with their athletes;
  • Encourages or Requires Parents/Family Members to become members of the Parents Alliance for Youth Sports (through the LVSF Chapter);
  • Must make parents aware that they are a part of our network and that their coaches are part of the LVSF PASS Coach Network and their options in regards to the coaches membership;
  • Participates at least once a year in our Southern Nevada Teamz Care program or requires players to partake in some type of community service with the organization;
  • Actively participates in helping LVSF in PASS related research such as coach, player and/or parent surveys.

As a recognized program the organization will have the designation of "Official Participating PASS Youth Sports Organization" in our Youth Sports Organization Directory and the Official Participating YSO information page as well as official use of the Official Participating PASS YSO logo for that year/season. Other recognition may include, but is not limited to, inclusion in social media and other marketing of PASS related programs including a welcoming social post for your inclusion in the program.

Participating Organizations are also eligible for our Southern Nevada Youth Sports Organization of the Year Award. Coaches who are part of our PASS Coach Program are also eligible for our Southern Nevada Youth Sports Coach of the Year Award.

2014 Youth Sports Organizations

 Each organization named below is linked to the organization's directory listing here on our website where you can find more details on that organization including their contact info.

Organizations in red with a strikethrough (example) have lost their Official Designation.

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