AIA Sports Performance


Ministry Snapshot

AIA Sports Performance ministers to and through professionals and students in sports medicine and strength & conditioning, serving a network of over 1000 professionals and students in the United States. AIA has impacted 26 countries using sports medicine and strength & conditioning since 1997. These two disciplines impact every sport, in every age group, every day. Therefore, professionals and students in these fields have excellent ministry opportunities on a regular basis regardless of where they are working. It is our desire to train these men and women to have a ministry through their vocation while giving them the opportunity to experience missions in their field of expertise.

What Others are Saying about AIA Sports Performance

“We want you to teach these values to our people. We need these values!”
- Hector Menendez, Former National Sport Program Director, Country of Guatemala

“Having travelled as a basketball player and now as a physician, I can truly say that AIA is an experience like no other in sports.”
-Tom Terrell, MD; Knoxville, TN

“I thank God for the opportunity to come on this trip. It has been a life-changing experience and has provided me the opportunity to live out a long time dream of using my profession to serve in foreign mission work.”
- Edwin Detwiler, Certified Athletic Trainer; Weatherford, OK

“Thank you for the chance to travel with AIA. Each trip was filled full of professional and personal growth opportunities. I enjoy the opportunities that you and AIA afford me to serve the Lord.”
- Dennis Hunt, Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist; Fort Myers, FL

“God opens doors all the time. We just have to be ready and available. I’m thankful to my experiences with Athletes in Action ministering to me, so I can minister to others.”
- Cate Ellis, Certified Athletic Trainer; Quinnipiac, CT

Thank you for supporting this ministry with your prayers and financial gifts.

Start a New Gift

Or Search by:
Missionaries | Ministries | Featured

Need Help?

Call us at (888)278-7233 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET, Monday-Friday, or email us at

Get help 24/7 from our FAQs.