Parent Resources

 

 MOBILE APPS (link)

 

 

PARENT EDUCATION

WEBSITES

USA Swimming Website -- www.usaswimming.org
Find your swimmers times, get info about everything from IMX events to nutrition to  Club Level Status to what's going on with swimming world-wide.  You can also look up National time standards and records.

Utah Swimming Website -- www.swimutah.com
Find meets throughout Utah as well as upcoming events.

Basic Info about USA Swimming
Find info about the structure and actual function of USA Swimming.  Better than USA Swimming for basic info.

NEWSLETTERS

VIDEOS

ARTICLES

When My Swimmer Does Not Seem To Be Getting Faster

"Ten Commandments for Parents of Child-Athletes"

"Six No-No Phrases for Parents"

These articles outline the role of parents in swimming, and gives tips and guidelines for helping your swimmer achieve his/her full potential.

"A Father's Example"
The story of how Apollo Anton Ohno's father helped him achieve his dreams of becoming an Olympian.

"Swimmers Who Start Later in Childhood"
What if you have a child who started swimming in their teens?

COOL STUFF

USA Swimming Code of Conduct

Debbie Phelps (Michael's Mom) -- Parent Advice 

iamaswimmom.com