Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

USA Swimming is 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. Refer to Article 304.3.2 of the Rule Book for USA Swimming’s Code of Conduct.

Sierra Nevada Diversity and Inclusion Chair:  

Phuong Nguyen [email protected]


On May 28-30, 2021, the Western Zone (WZ) will host its Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Summit and Select Camp.  Due to the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 WZ DEI Summit and WZ DEI Select Camp will each be hosted via the Zoom format.  The purpose of both events is to "instill a vision of success and inspire athletes from under-represented populations to become leaders in the sport of swimming."  

Links to Infomation Sheets  (Qualifications, Athlete Age, etc.) & Applications:
In order to be considered to attend, individuals must submit their applications no later than April 1, 2021.



USA Swimming Registration Outreach

Sierra Nevada Outreach Informational Flyer

Sierra Nevada Outreach Application


Discussion on Race, Social Justice & Aquatics for Athletes on Sunday, June 28, 2020 2:00-4:00 PM PST


For USA Swimming Diversity and Inclusion Resources and Programs, please click HERE


For information regarding Recommended Practices for Gender Diverse Minor Athletes, please click HERE