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Keeping Athletes First Incentive USA Swimming’s Board of Directors endorsed a new incentive, as part of the Keeping Athletes First Action Plan, to continue to increase the number of clubs to achieve Safe Sport Club Recognition. Once a club achieves Safe Sport Club Recognition, it will be automatically entered into a monthly drawing for the chance to have a National Team member or alum visit your club. This is an exciting opportunity to have a conversation, a clinic and/or take photos with one of these athletes at no cost to...

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Since April, the USA Swimming Safe Sport staff has been hosting weekly Zoom trainings for parents, minor athletes and coaches to assist clubs in completing the Training and Education requirement of the Safe Sport Club Recognition program. Starting July 2020, the Safe Sport staff will offer these training sessions semi-monthly. Please see the July 2020 training schedule below which will also be communicated via email, newsletters, and social media. July 2020 training schedule: Parent Trainings: Wednesday, July 15 at 3:00 p.m. EST https://zoom.us/j/93724361466?pwd=OVF4RFlNZFpaMHhqSEVVRGwzbmpQUT09 Wednesday, July 29 at 8:00 p.m. EST...

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If you missed the Zoom Meeting with Caleb Dressel, check it out here! Find below the link for the webinar: https://zoom.us/rec/share/z_FODr3t31pLSYnMuRjQW4IQBZXGaaa80yAd-aANmH_bT2FvMThrz7EXbHWpxr4 Password: 2o+MOI0V

This page is for Florida Gold Coast LSC clubs to post employment opportunities. Job postings will remain on the FGC Jobs tab for 45 days. Employers, please submit your employment opportunities to Terrell Woods via email - terrellwpst@aim.com After 45 days, if the position is not filled, you must resubmit your job position information. If you would like your posting to be taken down before the 45 day period, please email Terrell Woods at terrellwpst@aim.com. Job Postings South Florida Aquatic Club - 6/17/2020 - Senior Group Coach South Florida Aquatic...

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Attached is a summary of our latest FGC Board of Directors' Meeting. We are all happy to hear more teams are transitioning back into the water! Some important items in this newsletter as we get back in. Click here for Coaches Corner from Gordon Andrews.

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Hello! The USA Swimming Safe Sport staff is hosting weekly Zoom trainings to help clubs achieve the training requirements of the Safe Sport Club Recognition program. The sessions for both parents and athletes include a one-hour training. Attendance will be taken via a survey at the end of training and the USA Swimming staff will manually update the Club Portal so that clubs receive credit towards recognition. There will also be weekly training available for coaches to learn more about the Safe Sport Club Recognition program and how to share...

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Good Evening FGC Coaches (and Parents)- Hope this finds everyone doing well-staying healthy and doing your best to be positive in your daily lives! I know that this time affects each of us differently. We just need to continue to be supportive of each other as we work our way back to "some light at the end of this unknown tunnel!" As this COVID-19 has surely tested all of us in our daily lives, it cannot break the strong bond that this group all shares. The bond of Swimming! We...

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Hello Coaches, Attached is some important information that helps summarize our last Board of Directors meeting held this week. Also are 2 great items from both USA Swimming on Facility Re-Opening Guidelines and FGC Swimming's approved Return to Competition Policy. FGC Coaches Corner #3 Return to Competion USAS Facility Reopening Plan Guidlines Look for information regarding our next meeting as we hope to have you participate! We all look forward slowly transition into getting our feel wet and back to our passion of competitive swimming! -- Gordon Andrews Head Coach,...

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Hello Head Coaches of the FGC, The Athlete Representatives of the FGC, Chloe Hernandez, Kyle Kasztner, and Madelene Finks, are interested in having Club Representatives in each club within the FGC. Club Representatives will be two members from each club that represent gender diversity. Club Representatives will be representing their club for the Athlete Representatives. They will be the main form of communication between the Athlete Representatives and their club. The responsibilities of a Club Rep include relaying information from Athlete Reps to the members of their club, voicing the...

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Waivers of Liability in the COVID-19 Era: Proactive Steps Businesses Should Consider to Protect Against Possible Future Liability RELATED PROFESSIONAL(S): Sarah Smyth O'Brien , Jorge A. Solis April 6, 2020 The current coronavirus (also known as “COVID-19”) pandemic has changed how industries across the United States and the world are conducting business. It has cast uncertainty and apprehension into even the most routine commercial interactions. Despite these circumstances, many industries continue to provide their customers with essential services necessary for continued economic stability and public safety. On one hand, continuing...