USA Swimming has developed a program called Safe Sport, and as a USA Swimming club Carolina Aquatics is committed to raising awareness of and preventing abuse in the sport of swimming. We believe that all swimmers should enjoy a fun, healthy, safe environment in the sport of swimming.
Click on the links below for PDF files with valuable information on recognizing and preventing abuse:
Parent Orientation to Safe Sport
Safe Sport Best Practice Guidelines
Athlete Electronic Communication Best Practices
Below are links to educational videos created by USA Swimming. To watch the videos you will need the following codes: LSC: South Carolina Swimming Club code: CA-SC.
Free educational video for PARENTS
Free educational video for SWIMMERS (It is strongly recommended that parents watch the Athlete Safe Sport Video first to determine if the content is appropriate for their children)