October 22-23, 2024
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

The SUMMIT is the premier business conference serving Youth Sport, Performance, and Education Industries. Focusing on the issues and opportunities of our unique industry, the SUMMIT is a powerful blend of smart, relevant, entertaining…and immediately useful information. Fast paced yet personal, the SUMMIT provides fresh, tangible, well-researched concepts that can make an immediate impact on your operational, educational and financial operations. the SUMMIT is undeniably the most exciting opportunity of the year to brainstorm and spend quality time with the top leaders in the industry. Whether you are an owner, manager, coach or teacher, you will leave inspired and energized and ready to take your business to the next level!

Speakers and Topics – COMING SOON!


Full Conference

October 22-23

Tuesday, October 22nd
Full-Day Business Meetings
Lunch Included
Dinner at the Ledford Home

Wednesday, October 23rd
Full-Day Business Meetings
Lunch Included

One Day Conference

October 22

Monday, October 23rd
Full-Day Business Meetings
Lunch Included
Dinner at Ledford Home

One Day Conference

October 23

Tuesday, October 24th
Full-Day Business Meetings
Lunch Included

Virtual Conference

This is NOT a live stream, the business meetings will be recorded and registrants will be sent a link that will allow them to log in at a later time after the event is over.


Event Information

OCTOBER 22-23, 2024

The Summit has a new home and a new date!  We are super excited to bring the SUMMIT to Orange County, California October 22nd – 23rd!   The agenda will be lined with industry icons who have unparalleled expertise and experience and we always have  a sprinkling of guest lecturers who bring in outside knowledge and trending topics. Every hour is impactful.

Registration includes:
  • Two full days of amazing content;
  • Access to videos of all presentations
  • Dinner at my home on October 22nd with a special performance by child acrobats, gymnasts and dancers;
  • Lunches on both meeting days;
  • Opportunities to meet our industry vendors/business partners;
  • Amazing networking and friendship.

Bell Tower Regional Center

Business sessions will take place in the William Lyon Ballroom at the Regional Bell Tower in Rancho Santa Margarita. The Bell Tower is 5 minutes (4 miles) from our host hotel.

The Bell Tower is located at 22232 El Paseo Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

Host Hotels

We have a room block at the Ayres Hotel and Spa and the Ayres Suits in Mission Viejo. These hotels share the same parking lot however they are different buildings and different reservation systems. Please book your room(s) with the hotel of your choice. The Ayres Hotels is an easy 20 minute drive from Orange County Santa Ana Airport.

Ayres Hotel and Spa (GROUP RATE COMING SOON)

The Ayres Hotel and Spa is located at 28951 Los Alisos Blvd. Mission Viejo, CA. 92692
Phone: 949.305-7200
Website: Ayres Hotel and Spa


The Ayres Hotel Suites is located at 28941 Los Alisos Blvd. Mission Viejo, CA. 92692
Phone: 949.455-2545
Website: Ayres Hotel Suites