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See below for USAGymnastics resources and SafeSport Policies as it pertains to The Palaestra gymnastics.



USA Gymnastics is the national governing body for the sport in the United States. 


An online resource for gymnastics parents.


USA Gymnastics Safe Sport is the organization's program related to the prevention and reporting of misconduct.

More about Safe Sport at The Palaestra

As a USA Gymnastics Member Club, we think it is important to be fully compliant with the USA Gymnastics and SafeSport Policies. In order to comply we:

- have information about SafeSport on our website and social media platforms so that it is easily accessible to the athletes and families we serve,

- have fully adopted the USA Gymnastics Safe Sport Policy,

- have a duty to report ALL misconduct through the appropriate channels as listed in the Safe Sport Policy. Below are the reporting portals for The Palaestra staff and clients alike;

(USA Gymnastics and U.S. Center for SafeSport),

- encourage parents to view the U.S. Center for SafeSport link to “Parents Guide to Misconduct in Sport and Youth Athlete Training”

- designate our staff member, Sigourney Weathers, as The Palaestra's Safety Champion,

- adhere to all restrictions placed on an employee by USA Gymnastics or the U.S. Center for SafeSport,

- abide by the list of persons declared permanently ineligible for membership in USA Gymnastics, and

- ensure that all of The Palaestra staff who have regular contact and authority over Minor Athletes have passed a background check consistent with USA Gymnastics background check policy AND completed U110: SafeSport Core Course.

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