Safe Sport



USA Swimming is committed to safeguarding all of its members with the welfare of its athlete members as top priority. Safe Sport is USA Swimming’s comprehensive abuse prevention program and provides tools for swim clubs to educate their members and intervene in risky situations

We fully endorse and support USA Swimming’s Safe Sport and Safety programs by helping to provide these resources for our club members.


Safe Sport Basics & Conduct:

Learn About Safe Sport

USA Swimming 2018 Code Of Conduct


Safe Sport Concerns:

Deal with a Safe Sport Concern

2017 Athlete Protection Policies



Complete Safety Requirements:

Initiate Background Check

Pre-Employment Screening


FREE Safe Sport Courses:

Athlete Protection Training

Safe Sport Training For Athletes

Safe Sport For Parents

Bullying Prevention


USA Swimming and FGC Swimming Safe Sport Contacts:

Liz Hoendervoogt - Safe Sport Program Coordinator, USA Swimming, 719-866-3542


Maggie Vail - Safe Sport Education Specialist, USA Swimming, 719-866-3552


Michael Averett - Safe Sport Coordinator, Florida Gold Coast, 954-463-0627


Protecting our young athletes is ALL of our responsibility... as coaches, volunteers, and parents.  Policies are enforceable by the National Board of Review process. Consequences for breaking a policy include, but are not limited to, revocation of membership.