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, Swim Fort Lauderdale, fully endorse and support USA Swimming’s Safe Sport and Safety programs, as well as MAAPP, by helping to provide these resources for our club members.

Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP): Efffective June 23rd, 2019 (Updated 8/2020)


SFTL & USA Swimming Safe Sport Policies:


SFTL & USA Swimming Code(s) of Conduct:


Safe Sport Basics:


Best Practices Guideline(s):


Report a Safe Sport Concern to USA Swimming:


FREE Safe Sport Courses:


USA Swimming Safe Sport Contacts:

FGC Swimming Safe Sport Contacts:



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.