Registration & Membership

2022 Registration opens September 1, 2021. Every Athlete, Non-Athlete, and Club must be a registered member of USA Swimming to participate in USA Swimming practice and competition. All Registration Forms are located on this page. 

2022 Registration Fees


Year Round Club or Organization 100 
Seasonal Club - summer or winter $50  
2022 Premium Athlete - Year-Round $80
2022 Seasonal Athlete - 150 days $40
2022 Seasonal to Premium Upgrade $40
2022 Flex Athlete - low cost "try it out" option, ideal for new athletes $20
2022 Flex to Premium Upgrade $60
2022 Single Meet Open Water Athl. $18
2022 Outreach Athlete $5
2022 Non-Athlete $75


Club Registration/Renewal

Returning Clubs - a completed USA Swimming/IASI Club Application is required. All information on the form is necessary, and failure to complete all fields as required by USA Swimming and Iowa Swimming, Inc will delay processing your club registration.

Looking to start a New Club? Contact the IASI Registration Coordinator for assistance! Options include Year Round, Summer Seasonal Club and Winter Seasonal Club.

Looking for the USA Swimming Organization Application? Please contact the IASI Registration Coordinator.


Athlete Registration

Club Athletes - Do you already belong to a club and want to renew registration? Or are you new to swimming and looking to join your local club? Contact your club for athlete registration. 

Unattached Athletes - Complete the 2022 Athlete Registration Application, send form and payment directly to the address on the form. (*For Unattached athlees only. Club-affiliated athletes must register through their clubs) Unattached Athlete FAQ

2022 Athlete Registration Application

Athlete Protection Training (APT) is required annual training for all adult athletes (age 18 and older). Participating in any USA Swimming activities (practice or meets) is not allowed unless this requirement is completed and current. Complete or renew APT hereIt is the responsibility of the Adult Athlete member to complete APT and renew it on time.

Outreach Regsitration is a low cost year-round membership for qualified athletes/families - $5 annual regsitration, $5 per meet. To register as an Outreach member:

  • complete the 2022 Athlete Registration Application (select Outreach) and send to your club registrar.
  • submit a copy of one item from the USA Swimming Outreach Membership Criteria List to your club registrar. Special Requests for Outreach Eligibility are also considered - i.e health emergency, loss or reduction of employment, fire, athlete has been placed into foster care, death of a parent or sibling. If a club has a family facing a situation such as these, contact the IASI Registration Coordinator for assistance.
  • Athletes who have a disability (visual, hearing, physical, or cognitive) are eligible for Outreach membership.
  • To learn more about Outreach membership in Iowa, please read the Outreach FAQ.
  • Confidentiality - only the head coach, club registrar, and club treasurer are privy to their club's Outreach membership information, in order to facilitate regsitration and meet entry at the reduced fee. Outreach membership is not published in meet programs, club rosters, or among officials or volunteers. 

Athlete Transfers

Athletes seeking to transfer from one club to another, or coming to Iowa Swimming from another LSC must submit a completed Transfer Request Form. Once the form is submitted, the athlete's new club will be notified of the attach date, and any transfer fees.

Questions? Not finding what you need? Not sure which registration type is right for you? Looking for a club in your area? Contact the IASI Registration Coordinator for assistance.

Non-Athlete Registration

Non-Athletes are coaches, officials, club and LSC board members, club employees, meet directors, club Safe Sport coordinators, and certain other volunteers who have regular contact with athletes (i.e. chaperones, meet marshalls).

Club Non-Athletes - Are you currently part of a club? Complete the 2022 Non-Athlete Registration Application and send to your Club Regsitrar. Contact your club if you are unsure who is the Club Registrar.

Unattached Non-Athletes - Complete the 2022 Non-Athlete Registration Application, send application and payment directly to the address on the form. (*Unattached Non-Athletes only. Club affiliated Non-Athletes must send the form through their clubs).

2022 Non-Athlete Registration Application

Non-Athlete Certification Checklist - All Non-Athletes have additional certification requirements specific to their role (Coach, Official, or Other). Use the checklist to work through your specific requirements.

It is the responsibility of all Non-Athlete members to monitor and maintain their certifications using Deck Pass. Non-athletes without current registration and certifications are not permitted on deck at practice or meets.

Jr Coach FAQ - coaches age 16-17

Coaches Page - coach resources

Officials Website


Non-Athlete Transfers/Information Change

Non-Athletes seeking to transfer from one club to another, or who have a change of name/address/phone/email, please complete the Non-Athlete Transfer/Info Change Form. There is no fee for a Non-Athlete transfer/information change.