Here’s what’s happening at Crimson Central:
Regionals last weekend was incredible! Good luck to the swimmers
travelling to Union College this weekend to compete at Region 1
Championships. If you are interested in watching fast college
swimming, the women's Ivy League Championships are at Harvard this
weekend. Prelims start at 11 AM and Finals at 6 PM Thursday through
BURGER KING: BULLYING JR-
“Burger King: Bullying Jr.” (search for it on
YouTube, or go to https://youtu.be/mnKPEsbTo9s)
Why do you think that people didn’t speak up for the kid who
was being bullied?
>Safe Sport says: People might think that it’s not
their business or don’t want to get mixed up in the bullying
Why do you think more people said something about the
“bullied burger” than the bullied kid?
>Safe Sport says: Maybe because they paid for the burger or
feel like they shouldn’t have to eat a smashed-up burger, but
some of the same words they used to complain about the burger could
have been used to interrupt the bully.
Do you have to know the person who’s being bullied in order
to say something?
>Safe Sport says: No. The first woman who stood up
for the bullied kid just asked, “Are you okay?”
Then she got up to go and talk to him. She asked,
“What’s your name?” and started a conversation,
giving the bullies the message that they can’t bully this kid
What’s the difference between “just having fun”
>Safe Sport says: If a group of people is just having fun,
EVERYONE is having fun. The fun isn’t happening at the
expense of someone. Bullying is when an individual or group
gangs up on someone and acts mean, aggressive, or negative to
them. The person being bullied feels like they can’t
CRIMSON AQUATICS CULTURE: BE NICE TO EVERYONE, ESPECIALLY
TO THOSE NO ONE ELSE IS!
How does it feel when someone stands up for you or supports
>Safe Sport says: It feels good, right?!
Whether they’re standing up for you in a bullying situation
or agreeing with your idea, it feels really good when someone is on
The Crimson Central Swim Team coaching staffD