Important Documents:
Athlete Code of Conduct
Athlete Handbook
2021-2023 Senior National Team Remote Training Agreement
2021-2023 LA-based Training Agreement 
Selection Evaluation Tool
Direct Athlete Support Evaluation Tool
Appendix E
Athlete Selection Procedures (2022-2024 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, 2023 PAN AMERICAN GAMESPARIS 2024 OLYMPIC GAMES)


RESULTS WITH PETITIONER - HERE

Eligibility:
Born in years 2007 and up
Passed Grade Levels 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6

Selection Event Information
2022 National Team Trials Protocol as of 2-16-22 - HERE
2022 National Team Trials Music - HERE
2022 National Team Skills & Routine Videos - HERE
2022 Tentative Schedule - HERE
2022 (April) Results - HERE


For more information about the Senior National Squad selection event contact Lara Teixiera.


PHASES 1A, 1B, 2A & 2B:
Dates: April 10-11, 2022
Location: SPIRE Institute (Geneva, Ohio)
Airport: Cleveland International Airport (CLE)
Announcement & Schedule: Coming soon
Content: Trial Interview, Land Tests, Water Test, Technical Routine & Observation


Eligibility:

Born in years 2004 to 2007

Passed Grade Levels 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

 

Selection Event Information
Appendix E Summary - HERE

2022 National Team Trials Protocol as of 2-16-22 - HERE

2022 National Team Trials Music - HERE

2022 National Team Skills & Routine Videos - HERE

2022 National Elite Camp Information - HERE
2022 Tentative Schedule - HERE
2022 (April) Results - HERE

Appendix E outlines the selection procedures for the 13-15 Age Group National Team and National Elite Camp Trials.

Eligibility:

· Born in years 2008 to 2010 (female) and 2007 to 2010 (male).
· Passed Grade Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4

PHASE 1, 2 & 3: 

Dates: 
Phase 1 – 4 figures, land skills (2 tests) and water skills
Phase 2 – 2 figures, land skills (2 tests), and routine swim (individual swim)
Phase 3A – Figures during 2023 13-15 Championship figure competition - 4 figures
Phase 3B –Routines (1 individual swim, 1 group swim)

Location: Phase 1 & 2 - Denton, Texas
Phase 3A & 3B - in conjunction with U.S. 13-15 Championships in Buffalo, NY

Phase 1 and 2 Announcement

Registration: HERE - Deadline JANUARY 4TH

13-15 Age Group National Team & National Elite Camp Trials Information:
·  2023 National Team Trials Protocol for Phases 1 & 2
·  Routine Videos
·  Music
·  Tentative Schedule


For more information about the national team or selection procedures, contact Lara Teixiera.

Petitions can be submitted in writing to the National Team Review Subcommittee. Please send your petition via email prior to completion of the selection event or trials to the National Team Review Subcommittee Chair – Sheila McNabb.

2017 - 2021 SELECTION PROCEDURES

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The Athlete Ombuds Confidentiality and Privacy Policy is as follows:

 

(A) In general.—The Office of the Athlete Ombuds shall maintain as confidential any information communicated or provided to the Office of the Athlete Ombuds in confidence in any matter involving the exercise of the official duties of the Office of the Athlete Ombuds. 

(B) Exception.—The Office of the Athlete Ombuds may disclose information described in subparagraph (A) as necessary to resolve or mediate a dispute, with the permission of the parties involved.

(C) Judicial and administrative proceedings.—(i) In general.—The ombudsman and the staff of the Office of the Athlete Ombuds shall not be compelled to testify or produce evidence in any judicial or administrative proceeding with respect to any matter involving the exercise of the duties of the Office of the Athlete Ombuds.(ii) Work product.—Any memorandum, work product, notes, or case file of the Office of the Athlete Ombuds—(I) shall be confidential; and(II) shall not be—(aa) subject to discovery, subpoena, or any other means of legal compulsion; or (bb) admissible as evidence in a judicial or administrative proceeding. 

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