Piranha Swimming takes athlete protection extremely seriously.   We fully support the actions of USA Swimming Safe Sport and the U.S. Center for Safe Sport in the efforts to protect all athletes. Below you fill find comprehensive information on athlete protection from Piranha Swimming and the USA Swimming Safe Sport division.

We urge any member, parent or athlete, to reach out to a coach, board member, or our Safe Sport Coordinator with any question or concern.

Piranha Swimming Safe Sport Coordinator - Ericka Richards [email protected] or (707)235-5570

To report a concern beyond Piranha Swimming:

To deal with a Safe Sport concern, contact USA Swimming at (719) 866-4578


Contact the U.S. Center for Safe Sport to make a report. Call (720) 524-5640 or use the online reporting form or find more information at http://www.uscenterforsafesport.org/

Important Documents:

Team Hand Book


Parent Orientation Handout

Applicable Adults

One-On-One interactions

Social Media and electronic Communications


Locker Rooms and Changing areas

Massages and Rub downs

Bullying Policy

Minor Athlete Abuse Policy Q&A

Parent Tool Kit US Center for Safe Sport

Athlete Travel Waiver

Parent Safe Sport Page(USA Swimming)

Safe Sport Best Practices

Parent Authorization forms

Safe Sport Workbook(for kids)coming soon

Important Links:

Report a Concern (PACSWIM link)

USA Swimming Safe Sport

Parent Safe Sport Learning http://www.usaswimming.org/utility/landing-pages/safe-sport/learn


Training Summary - USA Swimming

  • Safe Sport Training for Athletes - age 12-17 (Thursdays at 12:00 PST)
    • PDF of Athlete Presentation
  • Safe Sport Training for Parent (Wednesdays at 12:00 PST)
  • Mandatory Training for Non-Athlete Members and Athlete 18 and Older