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Safe Sport

The Bozeman Barracudas and USA Swimming are committed to fostering a fun, healthy, and safe environment for all its members.  We are a Safe Sport-recognized team!! 

We implement USA Swimming's program, initiated in 2010 to formally implement a comprehensive Safe Sport program to respond to and prevent instances of abuse and misconduct within the sport of swimming.  Since then, USA Swimming Safe Sport has worked tirelessly to educate members, put policies in place, and empower LSCs and clubs to create the best possible environments for all members.

What is USA Swimming's Safe Sport? What is its purpose? Click Here to learn more.

The Bozeman Barracudas have adopted and implemented USA Swimming's Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Program (MAAPP).  Our MAAPP policy

Ready to learn more about Athlete Protection Policies?  Click Here  Any violations of Athlete Protection policies, code of conduct or other inappropriate behavioral issues will be addressed in accordance with the team's Discipline Policy

Information on how to talk to athletes about Safe Sport can be found here.

Have a complaint or a grievance? click here for the Barracuda procedure.

Safe Sport Best Practices  Click here

Want to know more about how we hire safe coaches?  Click Here

To deal with a Safe Sport concern, contact our Team Safe Sport Coordinator Brenda Huckert at (406) 581-2647. Alternatively, a report can be filed at the U.S. Center for Safe Sport. Call (720) 524-5640 or use the online reporting form found at http://www.uscenterforsafesport.org