June 7, 2019
Meet hosts, please make sure you make the following changes to the "Rules" section of your meet information packets.
Rules: Current USA Swimming Rules will govern this meet. Safety rules as outlined by USA Swimming and as recommended by the referee will be in effect.
All applicable adults participating in or associated with this meet, acknowledge that they are subject to the provisions of the USA Swimming Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (“MAAPP”), and that they understand that compliance with the MAAPP policy is a condition of participation in the conduct of this competition.
Any swimmer entered in the meet must be certified by a USA Swimming member coach as being proficient in performing a racing start or must start each race from within the water. When unaccompanied by a member-coach, it is the responsibility of the swimmer or the swimmer’s legal guardian to ensure compliance with this requirement.
Operation of a drone, or any other flying apparatus, is prohibited over the venue (pools, athlete/coach areas, spectator areas and open-ceiling locker rooms) any time athletes, coaches, officials, and/or spectators are present.
Exceptions may be granted with prior written approval by the Vice President of Program Operations.