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Bret Haglund

FROM: Chris Brearton, USA Swimming Board Chair SUBJECT: USA Swimming Meet Sanctioning (January 1, 2022 – August 31, 2022) DATE: December 13, 2021 Pursuant to Article 4.7 of the USA Swimming Corporate Bylaws, and in the interest of member safety due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the USA Swimming Board of Directors has taken the following actions related to meet sanctioning, with the advice and consent of the Operational Risk Committee, Rules & Regulation Committee, and legal counsel: Amendment of Articles 202.4 and 202.6 of the USA Swimming Rules to...

Bret Haglund

COVID-Related Precautions To: Zone Directors, LSC General Chairs, LSC Permanent Staff, Club Presidents, Head Coaches, Club Contacts With the upcoming amendments to articles 202.4 and 202.6 of the USA Swimming Rules set to expire, the USA Swimming Board of Directors has reconvened and voted to extend the previous extension of April 2020 to August 31, 2022. The Board of Directors had previously voted to amend the articles to require certain COVID-related precautions in order to issue meet sanctions and approvals, assumption of risk, and release of liability. As always, USA...