Prohibited Conduct

Updated: October 16, 2023

USA Cycling complies with the SafeSport policies of the U.S. Center for SafeSport regarding Prohibited Conduct and hereby incorporates by reference the related provisions of the SafeSport Code for the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Movement, including its appendices, into USA Cycling’s Safe Sport policies.

The following broad categories of conduct are prohibited:

  • Criminal Charges or Dispositions
  • Child Abuse
  • Sexual Misconduct
  • Emotional and Physical Misconduct, including Stalking, Bullying, Hazing, and Harassment
  • Other Inappropriate Conduct
  • Aiding and Abetting
  • Misconduct Related to Reporting
  • Misconduct Related to the Center’s Process
  • Retaliation
  • Violation of Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policies/Proactive Policies