USA Swimming (USAS) Registration 

Step 1 – Go to   If you have an account with Swim Smarter, please skip to Step 3.

Step 2 – Sign-up for an account with Swim Smarter.  It is free. Swim Smarter will be used to register/renew USAS registration and manage all swim meets for most of the meets that our team will attend.  Therefore, an account will be useful.

1.       Click “Sign-Up for a UserID”

2.      Fill in the information and click “Register.”

3.      You’ll receive an e-mail verification from Swim-Smarter, and will need to activate your account in order to log in to the website.

Step 3 – Go to  You’ll notice a box that says, “Sierra Nevada (SN) Area Swimmers and Parents.”  Select the green tab in that box labeled “Register for USA Swimming Season.”

1.       Click “Register for USA Swimming Season”

2.      Log in to your account using your UserID and password.

A.      If your swimmer swam for DART previously or currently, or another USAS team, search for your swimmer in the search box. Verify the expiration date of your swimmer’s registration.

           i.     If your swimmer is listed, select your swimmer using the clicking on the shopping cart symbol button on the right-side of the row displaying your swimmer’s name and information.  Your swimmer will now appear in the “Registration List” on the right side of your screen.  You may add more than one swimmer to your “Registration List.

        ii.     Once your swimmer(s) have been added to the “Registration List,” select “Pay for Swimmer(s).

         iii.     Select “Membership Type” as Premium ($93.75), Flex ($21.75) or Outreach ($8.00) and choose method of payment.

        iiii.  Once you have completed payment, you will need to review or complete your swimmer’s information and submit.  Your swimmer’s registration is not complete until you hit the submit information button

B.   If your swimmer is new to the team, is not listed or has not swam for another USAS team, select the “+Create New Swimmer” box and add new swimmer information on the next page completely.  What you submit now will be how USA Swimming will recognize your swimmer for his/her swimming career.  

Step 4 – You are finished with the USA Swimming registration.  You will receive a confirmation email and the 14-character USA/USS ID number will be on the receipt.  New this year- you do not need to email Miriam Fisk the receipt of your registration.  The registrations will be monitored. However, please retain a copy of your receipt.


using your UserID and