Youth sports coaches, many of which are volunteers, are the foundation of youth sports in the United States. Forty million young people between the ages of six and eighteen, participate in youth sports and deserve to be taught by caring, and competent individuals. “It has been estimated that 90% of youth sports coaches in the United States do not have formal training in coach education or youth development” (Ewing et al., 1996) Everyone believes they can coach until they are in a position to lead and mentor young lives. “Great Coaches Have Faith: Sports Guide For Aspiring Coaches” will provide a framework for training young athletes that any sport lover can follow. You will learn a step-by-step process for using sports as a tool to grow the athletes you love.