About Us

Our mission is to train with the focus on the FUNdamentals of athletics, education, and life. Getting back to the basics of teamwork, sportsmanship, and discipline; reading, writing, and arithmetic; loving our neighbors, respecting authority, and praying.

The Director
George Eskridge has been in the coaching profession for over 20 yrs. During that time, he has had many successes on multiple levels. He is known mostly for developing talent through his teachings of the fundamentals. Click here to see highlights of his coaching career.

Words from the Director
We started Fast Start Athletics to give the youth another avenue to get involved in sports. We feel that learning the FUNdamentals is essential to achieving success. We also want this to be an opportunity for the youth to build self-confidence that will carry over to other aspects of their lives.

The Staff
Thomas Crisp – National Representative
Shauna Eskridge – Staff Member
Tami Mazzoccoli – Event Staff Member
Meg Shonkwiler – Director of Tennis
Khalil Smith – Staff Member
Anthony Thompson – Director of Media Relations
James Webb – Staff Member


Fast Start To Sports Magazine Staff
Destiny Bell – Researcher
Jasmine Hill – Cover Designer
Jane Hunt – Copy Editor
Deloria Moore – Staff Writer
Rae Peterson – Researcher