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What does NAYS stand for?

NAYS stands for National Alliance for Youth Sports

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According to a 2008 survey of 2,138 parents, officials with the National Alliance for Youth Sports found that 29 percent of respondents had witnessed a physical confrontation involving coaches, officials or parents at a practice or game.
July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- In an age of win-at-all-costs competitiveness, Champion Athleticwear, the National Alliance for Youth Sports and a council of key sports industry leaders are launching an effort to create an Athletes' Creed, a belief system designed to inspire players of all levels to reclaim the pure enjoyment of the game, the irrepressible camaraderie of a team and the spirit of clean competition.
parents are required to take a sportsmanship course developed by the National Alliance for Youth Sports and sign a code of conduct.
In 1993, the National Alliance for Youth Sports commissioned a study through Northern Kentucky University that ran 1,100 Cincinnati children, ages 6 to 8, through ``physical readiness'' tests to check their abilities to perform simple actions such as catching, throwing, kicking or hitting against standards for speed, distance or accuracy.