Code 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 behaviours 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 junior 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.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 June 2009 22:56