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USA Swimming Safe Sport Releases Updated MAAPP Requirements USA Swimming Safe Sport released its updated Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP) requirements for all USA Swimming members, member clubs, Local Swimming Committees (LSCs) and Zones. The deadline to fully implement this policy is September 1, 2021. To help all of our members implement this updated policy, USA Swimming Safe Sport has a number of resources available. This includes an editable MAAPP 2.0 document, educational documents to help guide USA Swimming member clubs and hour-long, interactive webinars with time for participants...

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Officials, If you are intending to officiate at the 2021 Summer Junior Olympics at Sailfish Splash Park, July 22-25, please sign up HERE.

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Purpose: Create a coach mentoring program for club coaches in the Florida Gold Coast (FGC). Many successful coaches talk about how they were mentored earlier in their career. This program is intended to create a practical and affordable means to connect inexperienced coaches with a veteran coach to aid in the development and education of the coach. The program may also allow veteran coaches to further expand their knowledge by providing the same means provided to novice coaches. Program Description: The selected coach will have the opportunity to visit registered...

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Athlete Protection Training Reminder Don't forget to stay up to date on your Athlete Protection Training (APT) requirements. All new and current adult USA Swimming members, including adult athletes, are responsible for ensuring compliance with USA Swimming membership requirements. APT must be renewed annually in order to maintain compliance. Adult athlete members will not be permitted to participate in USA Swimming-sanctioned competition if this requirement is not met. Click HERE for the full Safe Sport News Letter

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The 2021 FGC Zone Team Application has been released! This year's meet will take place from July 27-31, 2021 in Tupelo, Mississippi. All forms must be filled out, e-mailed & RECEIVED BY SUNDAY NIGHT, JUNE 20, 2021. PLEASE send to Coach Liz Kershaw at [email protected] Application

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USA Swimming Safe Sport Leadership Conference Recap Thank you to all who attended the USA Swimming Safe Sport Leadership Conference! It was a great event and we hope you learned a lot. Special thank you to our four guest speakers: Dr. Bruce Perry, Dr. Chris Renjilian, Megan Bartlett and Cassandra Walton. If you didn't get a chance to watch the event live, please CLICK HERE for the recordings.

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Athletes Reese Branzell - SAS - 50 Free - Wave 1 Aspen Gersper - SAS - 100 Free - Wave 1; 100 Back - Wave 1 Philippe Marcoux - SFTL - 50 Free - Wave 1; 100 Free - Wave 1 Erika Pelaez - EA - 50 Free - Wave 1; 100 Free - Wave 2; 100 Back - Wave 1 Julia Podkoscielny - PCS - 200 Back - Wave 1; 200 IM - Wave 1; 400 IM - Wave 2 Alaina Skellet - MIA - 100 Back - Wave...

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Hello Coaches & Officials of the Florida Gold Coast! As we continue to crawl back into pools and competitions here are some updates from our last Board of Directors meeting that will affect our LSC. Click here for the full Coaches Corner. USA Swimming Motivational Times Summer Junior Olympic Qualifiying Standards Summer Senior Championship Qualifying Standards

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month USA Swimming's top priority continues to be creating healthy and positive environments free from abuse for all its members. With April being Child Abuse Prevention Month, USA Swimming Safe Sport staff will continue educating our members on the many free resources available. Click HERE for the latest Safe Sport News Letter

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Click HERE to see the latest edition of the Coaches Corner from the FGC Coaches Representative, Gordon Andrews.