Pine Richland Aquatics Safe Sport Resources

Pine Richland Aquatics follows guidelines put forward by USA Swimming regarding Safe Sport.  Currently the team is looking for a volunteer to become the Safe Sport liaison, and until this position is filled, the board is maintaining the duties.


      Ralene Shafer [email protected]

      Coach Pete Barry: 412-889-8314   [email protected]

Code of Conduct

Pine Richland Aquatics' Team Code of Conduct is maintained in chapter 3 of the Family Manual.

PRA Bullying Policy

Bullying of any kind is unacceptable at Pine Richland Aquatics and will not be tolerated.  Bullying is counterproductive to team moral and can be devastating to growth and development of our athletes.  PRA is committed to providing a safe and friendly environment for all our members.  If bullying occurs, athletes and parents should know that incidents will be dealt with promptly and effectively.  See something, say something.


Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP)

USA Swimming requires member clubs implement the Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP) effective as of June 23, 2019. This Policy addresses risk areas that present opportunities for abuse to occur.  All coaches, board members, volunteers interacting with swimmers and athletes over the age of 18 must complete the form located

Policy     Acknowledgement Agreement 

USA Swimming Reporting

To deal with a Safe Sport concern, contact USA Swimming at (719) 866-4578

Contact the U.S. Center for Safe Sport to make a report. Call (720) 524-5640

or use the

online reporting form 

or find more information at


Pine Richland Aquatics Safe Sport Policies

Best Practices

PRA Athlete Code of Conduct

PRA Parent Code of Conduct

Photo Policy

Photo Form

PRA Local Travel Waiver

PRA Meet Travel Waiver

PRA Lodging Form

PRA Massage & Health Care

PRA Grievances