Ultimate Training Academy

What is The Ultimate Training Academy?

UTA is a 13-session virtual learning experience designed to help athletes better integrate their faith life in the context of sports. These 13 sessions (35 minutes each) further expand on the 5 AIA Principles of faith & sport that are taught at the Ultimate Training Camps. 

  

The Cost is FREE.


All video sessions are linked below.

Videos & Discussion Guides


  • SESSION 6.3 VIDEO

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) AIA staff member, Chris Schweisthal, looks at the Great Commission and what that means for athletes.  

  • SESSION 6.3 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 6.3 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "The Great Commission".

  • SESSION 6.2 VIDEO

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) author, speaker, and AIA volunteer staff, Luis Feliz, helps us understand the cost of discipleship. 

  • SESSION 6.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 6.2 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "Cost of Discipleship".

  • SESSION 6.1 VIDEO

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) 3x Olympic Gold Medalist, Leah Amico, unpacks what it means to be a disciple. 

  • SESSION 6.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 6.1 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "Being A Disciple".

  • SESSION 5.2 VIDEO

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) AIA Staff member, Reggie Green, gives us great perspective on pursuing victory beyond competition. 

  • SESSION 5.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 5.2 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "Victory Beyond Competition".

  • SESSION 5.1 VIDEO

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) Human 2 Human Founder, Anya Covington, helps us understand the victory we have beyond the disappointment we experience.

  • SESSION 5.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 5.1 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "Victory Beyond Disappointment".

  • SESSION 4.2 VIDEO

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) AIA Staff member, Linsey Smith, encourages us be authentic and real with our pain and suffering while making a case that this is the Biblical way to deal with "Hurtin' for Certain".

  • SESSION 4.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 4.2 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "Hurtin' for Certain". 

  • SESSION 4.1 VIDEO

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) CitiKidz Director, Timotheus Pope, helps us see how the Christian should understand suffering and how you should deal with it.  

  • SESSION 4.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 4.1 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "How Do I Deal With Suffering?". 

  • SESSION 3.2 VIDEO

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) AIA Staff Natasha Shorts helps us understand how to grow through spiritual disciplines and specifically walks us through the discipline of Studying God's Word.  

  • SESSION 3.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 3.2 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "Spiritual Discipline: Studying God's Word". 

  • UTA Extra Resource

    AIA Staff Natasha Shorts helps us understand eight spiritual disciplines in this resource for Ultimate Training Academy. 

  • Session 3.1 Video

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) Pastor Derrick Puckett helps us understand how to grow as a believer and the role of the Holy Spirit in that growth. 

  • Session 3.1 Discussion Guide

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 3.1 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "How do I grow?". 

  • SESSION 2.2 VIDEO

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) Emma Tautolo looks at the difference between an orphan mentality and thinking as an heir. 

  • SESSION 2.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 2.2 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "Heirs, Not Orphans". 

  • SESSION 2.1 VIDEO

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) Teg Tegelaar looks at what motivates us and where our identity comes from. 

  • SESSION 2.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 2.1 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "What Motivates Me". 

  • Session 1.2 video

    In this session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) Erin Wellman looks at the phrase "Audience of One" and helps us understand it at a deeper level. 

  • SESSION 1.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 1.2 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "Audience of One". 

  • Session 1.1 Video

    In this first session of the Ultimate Training Academy (UTA) Reza Zadeh answers the question, "Who or what do I worship?" by looking at King Hezekiah in 2 Chronicles 29-32.

  • Session 1.1 Discussion Guide

    Discussion guide or personal reflection guide for Session 1.1 of the Ultimate Training Academy on "Who or What do I Worship?". 

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