July 8, 2015
Information from the USA Swimming Safety Chair Meeting are now posted on our website CLUBS > SAFETY dropdown box. Hypoxic blackout and the dangers of hyperventilation preceding extended breath holding as well as unsafe breath holding practices. USA Swimming Operational Risk Committee encourages all clubs/facilities to have First Aid Kits and power point presentation covering items to include.
USA Swimming's Safe Sport Launches Online Anti-Bullying Training. USA Swimming and its Safe Sport program are committed to fostering a fun, healthy and safe environment for all of its members. To help increase awareness and reduce the risk of abuse, Safe Sport has launched a new online course to help parents and coaches identify and address bullying behaviors. Information and link to USA Swimming website can be found under CLUBS > SAFE SPORT dropdown box.