Our Mission

Athletes in Mission (AIM) Sports Academy is a non-profit organization dedicated to the empowerment and development of young athletes in a positive, Christ-centered environment that focuses on the entire athlete. AIM Sports Academy focuses on teaching the fundamentals of sports, developing a positive attitude in every athlete, teaching the value of hard work and dedication in every athlete, leadership and character development, and helping develop a strong sense of self-worth in every athlete.

Coaching Staff

Nate Ayers

Nate Ayers is the founder and director of AIM. He has been a teacher and coach for in the central valley of California for the past 20 years. Nate is a graduate of Fresno Pacific University and has a Masters Degree in Coaching and Athletic Administration from Concordia University, Irvine. Nate is currently teaching and coaching at Lincoln Middle School in Selma, CA. Nate has also been involved in MB Mission Action Basketball where they send short-term mission basketball teams to Thailand to share God’s love with the Thai people. In addition to being the Director of AIM, Nate also serves as the Director of Action:Basketball for MB Mission.