Meet Ryan Tremblay, a passionate entrepreneur whose life revolves around sports and digital technology. His vast experience as both a player and coach places him as an authoritative figure in the youth sports industry.
The Origin of National Sports ID
Throughout his coaching tenure with his AAU basketball teams, Ryan discovered a prevalent problem in youth sports: lax adherence to eligibility rules. He often found his teams competing against older children, a consequence of rival coaches prioritizing victories to boost their business reputation. Appalled at the inherent message that cheating is acceptable, Ryan decided to tackle this issue head-on.
The result was the birth of National Sports ID, a platform dedicated to verifying the age and grade of young athletes. Ryan’s vast background in sports and the internet was instrumental in developing this potent tool aimed at ensuring fair competition among all participating teams.
Digital Marketing & Website Development Background
A self-taught entrepreneur, Ryan possesses a wide range of internet-related skills, with a particular emphasis on website development, user experience, and creative internet and social media marketing. Prior to his coaching career, he worked on several internet projects involving web development, social networking, and internet marketing for Google and the United States Department of Defense. These experiences challenged him, fueling his intellectual growth and paving the way for innovative ideas such as National Sports ID.
Coach Ryan Tremblay
Ryan Tremblay’s life story has been intertwined with sports from an early age. A standout player in basketball and soccer growing up, Ryan has spent the last 15 years as a basketball coach and trainer. His passion for basketball, the internet, and mentoring young players culminated in the establishment of a 15,000-square-foot basketball training facility hosting over 35 AAU basketball teams called STACK AAU Basketball, located in Mahwah, NJ. Over the years, Coach Ryan has impacted thousands of young lives, leveraging basketball as a medium to instill lifelong skills. In recognition of his expertise, he has been featured as a WikiHow expert in basketball coaching.
Ryan Tremblay, The Athlete
Ryan Tremblay’s athletic prowess was evident from his high school years. Never missing a varsity start in both basketball and soccer over four years, Ryan finished his high school basketball career with over 1,730 points and was also an all-state soccer player. His exceptional performance earned him a place in his high school’s wall of fame.
His athletic journey continued into Caldwell University, where he was part of three championship-winning teams and was later inducted into the Caldwell University Athletics Hall of Fame. He left an indelible mark in the university’s sports history as the all-time leader in three-pointers, scored over 1,250 points, ranked second in all-time assists with 420, and second in all-time steals with 230.
- 2 Time 1st Team All-Metropolitan
- 2 Time 1st Team All-State
- 2 Time 1st Team All-Conference
- 1250 pts/420 asst/261 3-ptrs (school record)
- 3 Conference Championships
- Hall of Fame Inductee
Mahwah High School
- 1st Team All-Decade County
- 2 Time 1st Team All-County
- 2 Time 2nd Team All-State
- 4 Time 1st Team All-League
- 1,730 Points/506 Assists/271 3 pointers
- Wall of Fame Inductee