U.S. Paralympics Track & Field


Lex Gillette competes at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

Athlete and Sport Program

Athlete and Sport Program plans for U.S. Para Track & Field include qualification procedures and criteria for the U.S. Paralympics Track & Field National Team, the schedule of national team activities, qualification criteria for U.S. teams attending major international competitions, and information regarding USOPC direct athlete support and other USOPC athlete benefits for national team members. 

Athlete Sport and Program Plans
2021 Athlete Sport & Program Plan (Includes 2021 National Team Standards) *updated June*

Athlete Resources
USOPC Athlete Resources (i.e., Marketing, Athlete Career & Education [ACE], etc.)
USOPC Brand Usage Guidelines
Athlete Endorsement Guidelines
"Rule 40" and Social Media Guidelines
USOPC Advertising Waiver Program instruction manual and website
WPA Rules and Regulations
WPA Classification Rules and Regulations

Complaint Forms

Code of Conduct for U.S. Paralympics National Teams and U.S. Paralympics Programs

Click here to access the U.S. Paralympics Code of Conduct.

 

U.S. Paralympics Complaint Procedures

Complaint Procedures

U.S. Paralympics Form for Administrative Grievance Complaint

To file an Administrative Grievance Complaint pursuant to U.S. Paralympics Complaint Procedures, an individual must complete an electronic form along with a filing fee of $100.

Click here to complete the U.S. Paralympics Form for Administrative Grievance Complaint. 

 

U.S. Paralympics Form for Opportunity to Participate Complaints

To file an Opportunity to Participate Complaint pursuant to U.S. Paralympics Complaint Procedures, an individual must complete an electronic form along with a filing fee of $100.

Click here to complete the U.S. Paralympics Form for Opportunity to Participate Complaint.

 

Report of Alleged Misconduct

Anyone who has information about incidents of an individual who has signed and agreed to abide by the U.S. Paralympics Code of Conduct and allegedly violated the U.S. Paralympics Code of Conduct or any other rule or regulation relating to conduct, may report the details by completing an electronic form.

Click here to complete the form to report alleged misconduct. 

 

U.S. Paralympics Form for Disciplinary Action Complaints

To file a Disciplinary Action Complaint pursuant to U.S. Paralympics Complaint Procedures, an individual must complete an electronic form. 

Click here to complete the U.S. Paralympics Form for Disciplinary Action Complaints. 

 

Athlete Ombuds 

The Office of the Athlete Ombuds offers independent, confidential advice to elite athletes regarding their rights and responsibilities in the Olympic and Paralympic Movement, and assists athletes with a broad range of questions, disputes, complaints and concerns.

Phone:                 719-866-5000

Email:                  ombudsman@usathlete.org

Website:            usathlete.org