Safe Sport

USA Swimming has developed a program called Safe Sport, and as a USA Swimming club Carolina Aquatics is committed to raising awareness of and preventing abuse in the sport of swimming.  We believe that all swimmers should enjoy a fun, healthy, safe environment in the sport of swimming.

Click on the links below for PDF files with valuable information on recognizing and preventing abuse:

Parent Orientation to Safe Sport


Locker Rooms/Changing Areas

Reporting a Safe Sport Concern

SafeSport Forms:

          Permission for a Licensed Massage Therapist or Other Health Care Provider to Treat a Minor Athlete

          Permission for a Mental Health Care Professional or Health Care Provider to Have One on One Interaction with a Minor Athlete

          Permission for an Unrelated Adult Athlete to Share Lodging with a Minor Athlete

          Permission for an Unrelated Applicable Adult to Provide Local Transportation to Minor Athlete

          Permission for an Unrelated Applicable Adult to Travel to Competition with Minor Athlete

Below are links to educational videos created by USA Swimming. To watch the videos you will need the following codes:            LSC: South Carolina Swimming                       Club code:   CA-SC.


Free educational video for PARENTS

Free educational video for SWIMMERS   (It is strongly recommended that parents watch the Athlete Safe Sport Video first to determine if the content is appropriate for their children)