Codes of Conduct

signing paperCodes of Conduct

Player

  • I will always play by the rules
  • I will never argue with an official. If I disagree with a decision I will inform the captain, coach or manager during a break or after the competition
  • I will control my temper. I understand that verbal abuse of officials and sledging other players and deliberately distracting or provoking an opponent are not acceptable or permitted behaviour in any sport
  • I will work equally hard for myself and/or my team
  • I will be a good sport and applaud all good plays whether they are made by my team or the opposition
  • I will treat all players in my sport as I like to be treated. I will not bully or take unfair advantage of another competitor
  • I will cooperate with my coach, team mates and opponents
  • I will display modesty in victory and graciousness in defeat
  • I will participate for my own enjoyment and benefit, not just to please parents and coaches
  • I will not arrive at the venue intoxicated or drink alcohol at any matches
  • I will respect the rights, dignity and worth of all participants regardless of their gender, ability, cultural background or religion
  • I will thank the opposition and officials at the end of the game
  • I will comply with anti-doping policies.

Coach

  • I will remember that players participate for enjoyment and winning is only part of the fun
  • I will never ridicule or yell at players for making a mistake or not winning
  • I will be reasonable in my demands on players’ time, energy and enthusiasm
  • I will operate within the rules and spirit of the game and teach my players to do the same
  • I will ensure that the time players spend with me is a positive experience. All players are deserving of equal attention and opportunities
  • I will avoid overplaying the talented players and understand that the average players need and deserve equal time
  • I will not use bad language nor will I harass players, officials, spectators or other coaches
  • I will ensure that equipment and facilities meet safety standards and are appropriate to the age and ability of all players
  • I will display control, respect and professionalism to all involved with the sport including opponents, referees, coaches, officials, administrators, the media, parents and spectators. I will encourage my players to do the same.
  • I will show concern and caution toward sick and injured players and follow the advice of a physician when determining whether an injured player is ready to recommence training or competition
  • I will obtain appropriate qualifications and keep up to date with the latest coaching practices and the principles of growth and development of young players
  • I will not arrive at the venue intoxicated or drink alcohol at junior matches
  • I will not allow the unlawful supply of alcohol at training, games or club functions
  • I will respect the rights, dignity and worth of all people involved in the game, regardless of their gender, ability or cultural background
  • I will promote adherence to anti-doping policies.

Official

  • I will place the safety and welfare of players above all else
  • I will show concern and caution towards sick and injured players
  • I will give all players a ‘fair go’ regardless of their gender, ability, cultural background or religion
  • I will be impartial, consistent, objective and courteous when making decisions
  • I will accept responsibility for my actions and decisions
  • I will condemn unsporting behaviour and promote respect for the individuality of players
  • I will avoid any situations which may lead to or be construed as a conflict of interest
  • I will be a positive role model in behaviour and personal appearance and ensure my comments are positive and supportive
  • I will be a good sport as I understand that actions speak louder than words
  • I will always respect, remain loyal to and support other officials
  • I will keep up to date with the latest ‘Laws of the Game’, trends and principles of their application
  • I will refrain from any form of personal abuse towards players or other officials
  • I will refrain from any form of sexual harassment towards players or other officials
  • I will not arrive at the venue intoxicated or drink alcohol at junior matches
  • I will respect the rights, dignity and worth of all people involved in the game, regardless of their gender, ability or cultural background.

Parent

  • I won’t pressure my child in any way – I know that this is their game not mine
  • I will not use bad language, nor will I harass players, coaches, officials or other spectators
  • I will encourage my child to play within the rules and respect officials’ and coaches’ decisions – no matter what
  • I will teach my child to respect the efforts of their opponents
  • I will remember that children learn best by example so I will applaud good plays/performances by both my child’s team and their opponents
  • I will give positive comments that motivate and encourage continued effort
  • I will focus on my child’s efforts and performance – not the score
  • I will thank the coaches, officials and other volunteers who give their time to conduct the event for my child
  • I will help when asked by a coach or official
  • I won’t criticise or ridicule my child’s performance after the game
  • I will not arrive at the venue intoxicated or drink alcohol at junior matches
  • I will respect the rights, dignity and worth of all people involved in the game, regardless of their gender, ability or cultural background.

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