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Upcoming Camps and Classes
All Classes Taught By Coach Andy and/or Coach Jason. Hopefully your child can join us at one of the following programs this season!
Spring Camps and Classes
Spring Break Sports Blitz Camp - Lots of Sports, tons of fun! Soccer, basketball, flag football, dodgeball, kickball, races and more.
Mon-Fri (age 5-10) 9am - noon (April 3rd - 7th) in La Cañada
Dodgeball is always the most popular request at our multi-sport programs. So let's make a class out of it! Kids love the game because it's pure fun and coaches love it because it improves throwing, catching, quickness, coordination, teamwork and sportsmanship. Classes will be held at FIS-Upper (4469 Chevy Chase Dr) in La Cañada.
Wednesday (age 6-12) 3:30-4:45 pm (March 8th - April 26th) in La Cañada
Mini Sports Blitz
This Multi Sport Program is specifically designed for 4 year olds. Your child will learn all the basics of T-ball and Soccer as well as participate in races, relays, obstacle courses and more! Classes will be held at FIS-Upper (4469 Chevy Chase Dr) in La Cañada or Lacy Park (1485 Virginia Rd.) in San Marino.
Tuesday (age 4) 2:30-3:15 pm (March 7th - April 25th) in La Cañada
Saturday (age 4) 9:00 - 9:45 am (March 25th - May 13th) in San Marino
Lots of Sports = Tons of Fun! Participants will learn the fundamentals of soccer, baseball, flag football, dodgeball, kickball and more. Classes will be held at Lacy Park (1485 Virginia Rd.) in San Marino.
Saturday (age 5-8) 10:00 - 11:00 am (March 25th - May 13th) in San Marino
Learn the fundamentals of basketball through skill building drills, game-related activities and scrimmages. Classes will be held on the outdoor court at CCLCF (4469 Chevy Chase Dr, LCF 91011)
Tuesday (age 5-6) 5:00-6:00 pm (March 7th - April 25th) in La Cañada
Wednesday (age 7-8) 5:00-6:00 pm (March 8th - April 26th) in La Cañada
Thursday (age 5-6) 5:00-6:00 pm (March 2nd - April 20th) in La Cañada
Friday (age 7-8) 5:00-6:00 pm (March 3rd - April 21st) in La Cañada
Learn the fundamentals of soccer through skill building drills, game-related activities and scrimmages. Classes will be held at FIS-Upper (4469 Chevy Chase Dr, LCF 91011)
Coach Andy's Soccer Blitz
Tuesday (age 5-8) 3:30-4:45 pm (March 7th - April 25th) in La Cañada
Top Corner Wrld Advanced Soccer (Taught by Coach Cesar & Coach Kat)
This class provides high level training for young athletes that are already playing competitive soccer through Club/Academy/AYSO Xtra, etc. Join us as we do a deep dive into what it means to be a complete soccer player. From shooting and passing drills to game tactics and positioning, we'll cover the complete spectrum to have you feeling confident and ready for your matches. Classes will be held at FIS-Upper (4469 Chevy Chase Dr, LCF 91011)
Friday (age 8-14) 3:30-4:45 pm (March 10th - April 28th) in La Cañada
Flag Football Blitz
Learn all about football fundamentals in a safe environment. Perfect your pass routes, offensive skills and defensive strategies in an action packed setting. Classes will be held at FIS-Upper (4469 Chevy Chase Dr, LCF 91011)
Thursday (age 6-12) 3:30-4:45 pm (March 9th - April 27th) in La Cañada
Here’s a great opportunity to introduce your child to America’s favorite pastime. The Assist Athletics T-ball program will use exciting games and drills to break down the fundamentals of throwing, catching, base-running and hitting. Classes will be held at FIS-Upper (4469 Chevy Chase Dr, LCF 91011)
Friday (age 5-6) 3:30-4:45 pm (March 10th - April 28th) in La Cañada
WE PUT THE "FUN" IN FUNDAMENTALS
Since 2004, Coach Andy's Assist Athletics has been providing unique classes and camps aimed at giving kids the best possible sports experience. We coach youth sports programs for athletes and kids of all ages. Our coaches have over 40 years combined experience working with athletes of all ages and levels. Assist Athletics offers a variety of programs for After School Sports and Sport Camps. We also teach Physical Education Programs and offer Excellent Sports Themed Birthday Parties.
At Home Activities
A simple workout for kids to do at home. It's best with a partner but you can also do it on your own. All you need is a pair of dice and some energy to burn!
Footwork Challenge With Coach Andy and Adyn
A short workout for any athlete who wants to improve footwork. This one uses a soccer ball and a 5x5 foot area.
Sock Dodgeball With Coach Jason
An easy game to play in a limited space. Improves lateral footwork and agility. All you need are some rolled up socks and a partner.
Sock Dodgeball (Part 2)
A variation on Sock Dodgeball where the object is to catch as many as you can!
Founder and Coach
Andy Chidester has been running youth sports programs in the Pasadena area for over a decade. After graduating from the University of Michigan in '98 (Sports Management) he moved to Southern California and began coaching elementary age kids.
Andy founded Assist Athletics in 2004. Since then "Coach Andy" has been putting the "FUN" in fundamental skill development while emphasizing the importance of teamwork, sportsmanship, and hustle in team sports.
Coach and Program Director
"Coach Jason" is a coach, program director and certified trainer with Assist Athletics. He graduated from University of Nevada Las Vegas with a degree in Physical Education and is a certified Performance Enhancement Specialist with NASM. He has coached football, basketball and baseball and has been the personal trainer for numerous high school, college and professional athletes.
Coach Jason played football at UNLV and was a member of the 1994 Big West and Las Vegas Bowl Championship team that was inducted into the UNLV Sports Hall of Fame.