USSA Programs

Underage Coach and Official Requirements

The following outlines the requirements for coaches and officials who are under the age of 18. If you fall in this category, please note the following directions.

  • You will need to secure two written references from individuals that would believe that you would not pose any undue risk to participants of USSA. Such references must be provided by individuals who are:

a) not your legal guardian
b) not related to you
c) are at least 18 years old

  • These references must be received by USSA within 10 days of membership registration.

Letters of recommendation may be submitted by email by the author to, by fax to 435.647.2052, or by mail to the address indicated below.

USSA Member Services
P.O. Box 100
Park City, UT 84060

Upon receipt of your references, the USSA will activate your coach/official membership. You will be removed from "pending" status and will be able to print your membership card from your My USSA account.

NOTE: Failure to provide the required recommendations within 10 days of membership processing will result in inactivation of your membership. Memberships will be reactivated upon submission of the required documents.

USSA appreciates your cooperation in this important program.