FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 9, 2023
Renowned athletics coach Rana Reider has resolved his case with the U.S. Center for SafeSport. Mr. Reider will continue his elite level coaching of sprinters and jumpers.
Mr. Reider acknowledged his consensual romantic relationship with an adult athlete, which presented a power imbalance during the relationship.
Mr. Reider was not found in violation of any other sexual misconduct claims. All other claims are now administratively closed. Mr. Reider has credibly and consistently denied all other allegations of sexual misconduct.
“From the beginning, we demanded this case to be properly vetted,” said Reider’s attorney, Ryan Stevens. “Rana was candid and cooperative. His stellar reputation in track and field is now restored.”
Mr. Reider agreed to one year of probation with the U.S. Center of SafeSport, which will include an online SafeSport Education.
Mr. Reider will continue coaching elite athletes.
For further inquiries, please contact Mr. Reider’s attorney, Ryan Stevens, via email.