Although the formal title is “Report to USA Gymnastics on Proposed Policy and Procedural Changes for the Protection of Young Athletes,” the independent review and evaluation of USA Gymnastics’ policies and procedures for handling safe sport matters done by Deborah J. Daniels, a partner at Krieg DeVault LLP and a former federal prosecutor with expertise in prosecuting child sexual offenders, is more familiarly known by the gymnastics community and the general public as the Deborah Daniels report.

Deborah Daniels’ report update

USA Gymnastics has been, and continues to be, focused on fostering a safe, positive and encouraging environment where athletes and professional members alike can thrive and enjoy the sense of accomplishment of achieving goals and dreams, whether it is learning a basic skill, competing locally or representing the United States on the international stage.. The implementation of the recommendations in the “Deborah Daniels Report” is one of the important and concrete ways USA Gymnastics measures its progress in its athlete-focused efforts. USA Gymnastics is committed to implementing these important recommendations in ways that achieve the intent and are workable for the gymnastics community.

Read the Report

You can download the full Deborah Daniels report here.

Follow our Progress

USA Gymnastics is committed to putting 100 percent of the recommendations in place.  Follow our progress here.