Utah Swimming Diversity & Inclusion
USA Swimming Outreach membership:
Utah Swimming offers a USA Swimming Outreach Membership for athletes that meet the criteria listed below. The cost is $7 a year. If your swimmer qualifies for one of the following programs, they are eligible for the outreach membership.
- Free or reduced lunch
- 125% of Federal Poverty Guideline
- Special circumstances
Read the Outreach Program Step by Step document here for detailed instructions.
Utah Swimming Meet Fee Waiver program:
If your swimmer is registered as an Outreach athlete they are eligible for the Utah Swimming meet fee waiver program.
This program allows your swimmer to have their meet fees waived for two meets during short course season and two meets during long course. All of their championship meet fees are also waived.
What you need to do to:
- Swimmer must be on USA Swimming Outreach Membership
- Fill out meet fee waiver application found below
- Turn in application to Utah Swimming D&I Chair
Read the Outreach Program Step by Step document for detailed instructions.
Diversity & Inclusion Swim Camps:
Purpose of Diversity and Inclusion camps: Bring together leaders, motivators, and those swimmers that want to make a difference in their sport; changing the face of USA Swimming. There are three different D&I camps.
Local camp: Utah Swimming hosts an annual swim camp for athletes that represent a population in swimming that is underrepresented.
Zone camp: Every two years the Western Zone hosts a D&I Select Swim Camp. At least two athletes from Utah are selected to attend.
National camp: USA Swimming hosts a D&I select camp annually. Information can be found on the USA Swimming website.
Contact the Utah Swimming D&I Chair with questions.
Utah Swimming Diversity and Inclusion Chair
(801) 201 – 4281
Utah Swimming Outreach Policy
Utah Swimming Outreach Program Step-by-Step
Outreach Membership FAQ
Utah Swimming Meet Fee Waiver Application
Utah Swimming Meet Fee Waiver Application (Spanish)
Utah Swimming Meet Fee Reimbursement Form
Western Zones D&I Age Group application
Best Practices for Inclusion of Transgender Athletes
Adaptive Swimming Information Sheet
Adaptive Athlete Reimbursement Forms
US Paralympics website link
Western Zone Swimming Disability Information Page
Safe Sport Best Practices for Working with Athletes with Disabilities
USA Swimming Presentation: On Deck Personal Assistant