Being A Swim Parent
The most important thing you can do as the parent of a swimmer is to love and support your child, both in and out of the pool. This support is a key factor in fostering enjoyment and learning as well as contributing to the child's individual success in the pool.
Members Reveal Why They Volunteer
Here are some of the responses we received from swimming volunteers across the nation when asked to finish the sentence: "I volunteer because_____." Tell us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter why you volunteer with the hashtag #1VolunTeam.
FREE TRAINING FOR PARENTS
The USA Swimming Safe Sport Program is proud to offer free athlete protection training to the parents of our member athletes. Parents are a critical component to our overall goal to protecting children from sexual abuse. The comprehensive online programming includes information about how offenders operate; how to recognize and respond to boundary violations, myths and facts about child sexual abuse and USA Swimming’s Athlete Protection Policies and Procedures.