Any successful swimmer has two major resources throughout their swimming career, their coach and their parents.
USA Swimming provides a great library of useful information for the swimming parent. The information provided can be found helpful for the new swimming parent to the veteran parent. Please take some time to visit the following link and explore what being a swimming parent means and discover ways that you can help your athlete achieve their best.
USA SWIMMING NEW PARENT WELCOME SITE
USA SWIMMING PARENT EDUCATIONAL SITE
SAFE SPORT INFORMATION
ASCA Newsletters for Swim Parents
Published by The American Swimming Coaches Association, and directed towards swimming parents.
Turning Obstacles Into Opportunities
That's Not It
Are Ideal Weight Charts Meaningful
Balancing Breakfast Needs With Morning Workouts
Learning to Prepare for The Best
A Parents Big Question: How much to be involved in my child's sport
USA Swimming Informational Handouts:
Do's and Don'ts for swim parents
Getting along with your child's coach
The Coach-Parent Relationship
Working with your child's coach
10 Commandments of Swim Parents
Athlete Progressions in Training
EATING WELL FOR ATHLETES