AnglerFish Aquatics

New England Swimming

As a USA Swimming registered swim team, we are required to abide by policies set forth in the USA Swimming Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP).  AnglerFish Aquatics puts the safety of kids first in all regards, and we're proud to support the policy.  

It defines Applicable Adults as 
▪ All USA Swimming non-athlete members and adult athlete members;
▪ Participating non-members (e.g. meet marshals, meet computer operators, timers, etc.);
▪ LSC and club adult staff and board members; and
▪ Any other adult authorized to have regular contact with or authority over a minor athlete. Collectively “Applicable Adult(s)” F interactions related to

The MAAPP Policy outlines acceptable and unacceptable interactions between Athletes and Applicable Adults in the context of:

  • One-on-one Interactions
  • Social Media and Electronic Communications
  • Travel
  • Locker Rooms and Changing Areas
  • Massages, Rubdowns, and Athletic Training Modalities

 

More information and the policy itself can be located on the USA Swimming website at:

https://www.usaswimming.org/utility/landing-pages/minor-athlete-abuse-prevention-policy#sts=MAAPP%20CommunicationLetter%20to%20Membership