HPAC and USA Swimming are committed to the safety and well-being of all of our members, with the welfare of the athletes as the top priority.

HPAC and USA Swimming are required to comply with the new Minor Athlete Abuse Prevantion Policy (MAAPP) set forth by the US Center for Safe Sport

All HPAC athletes 18 years and older are NOW required to take Athlete Protection Training (APT)

Safe Sport Documents and Information

Safe Sport Handbook (PDF, 2.7MB)

USA Swimming members should use the policies, guidelines, best practices, strategies, and tools included in this handbook to implement Safe Sport practices at the local level. Together, we can create a safe environment for all members to enjoy the sport of swimming.

Preventing False Allegations (PDF)

Questions for Swim Parents (PDF)

Instructions for Timers (PDF) point 3 is particularly relevant for Safe Sport.