Corvallis Aquatic Team Equity Statement

We believe that equity, diversity, and inclusion are an active process that requires continuous commitment to promote healthy people and healthy communities. 


We will strive to create and maintain an environment in which all individuals, including disadvantaged and marginalized persons, receive the respect, acceptance, positive regard, and safety conducive to personal growth.


We aim to promote fairness, empowerment, equal opportunity, fair treatment, and a sense of safety and security. 


We are committed to challenging both the historical roots and the existing framework of oppression and injustice in the sport of swimming in order to enhance the intellectual, social, and emotional functioning of the individual regardless of gender, ethnicity, race, nationality, age, religious or spiritual beliefs, sexual or affectional orientation, veteran, marital or socioeconomic status, physical ability, lifestyle or political ideology.