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LGBTQ

     

Big Sky. Big Dreams. Big Success!

Educate. Initiate. Celebrate!

This page provides information and resources on how to include LGBTQ athletes in your swimming program.

What does LGBTQ stand for: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning.

USA Swimming and Montana Swimming are committed to a culture of inclusion and opportunity for people of diverse backgrounds, including, but not limited to, race, age, income, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender expression and sexual orientation.

USAS Recommended Practices for Gender Diverse Minor Athletes    PDF

2018 USAS Transgender Task Force Information    PDF

LGBTQ Safe Sport Athlete Presentation October 2015 PDF

LGBTQ Safe Sport Coach Presentation October 2015 PDF

Best Practices - Inclusion of Transgender Athletes PDF

LGBTQ Cultural Resource Inclusion Guide  click here

LGBT Inclusion - Prevention of Discrimination and Violence in Swimming - Pride in Sport  PDF

NCAA Inclusion of Transgender Athletes Handbook  PDF

Transgender Student Participation In School Sports from the NFHS   PDF

Making Sports Safe for LGBTQ Athletes   PDF

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Center website

Transgender Specific: Trans*Athlete Resource website