NASA is a local not-for-profit organization run by a small staff and dedicated volunteers. Every year, around 2,000 children in Austin, play soccer with our club.
NASA is a member of, and abides by the rules of CAYSA, STYSA, USYSA and USSF
The Capitol Area Youth Soccer Association serves youth soccer players in metropolitan Austin and surrounding communities in the administration of US Youth Soccer (USYS). Based in Manor, we are governed by representatives from throughout the capitol area and also represent this group as voting members of the South Texas Youth Soccer Association (STYSA).
South Texas Youth Soccer Association (STYSA)
The South Texas Youth Soccer Association (STYSA) is a Texas Not-for-Profit, 501c(3) Tax Exempt Corporation whose purposes are charitable, educational and athletic, as defined by the Texas Non-Profit Corporation Act and include the teaching of good sportsmanship, the educating of youth participants and adult sponsors in the fundamentals of soccer; the promotion of soccer through sponsorship of regularly scheduled youth soccer competitions; and by conducting such other activities as STYSA shall deem appropriate.
United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA)
US Youth Soccer is the largest member of the United States Soccer Federation, the governing body for soccer in the United States. US Youth Soccer is a nationwide body of over 600,000 volunteers and administrators, and over 300,000 dedicated coaches, most of whom also also volunteers. US Youth Soccer registers over 3,000,000 youth players between the ages of 5 and 19. US Youth Soccer is made up of 55 member State Associations; one in each state, and two in California, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas.
US Youth Soccer is non-profit and educational organization whose mission is to foster the physical, mental and emotional growth and development of America's youth through the sport of soccer at all levels of age and competition.
United States Soccer Federation (USSF)
The United States Soccer Federation (USSF), commonly referred to as U.S. Soccer, is the official governing body of the sport of soccer in the United States. With headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, the FIFA member governs U.S. amateur and professional soccer, including the men's, women's, youth, futsal and Paralympic national teams. U.S. Soccer sanctions referees and soccer tournaments for most soccer leagues in the United States. The U.S. Soccer Federation also administers and operates the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, which was first held in 1914.