Code of Conduct

North Bay Spartans Basketball Club

 

CODE OF CONDUCT

 

Player Code of Conduct

Players will have the responsibility to:

  • Encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all players, coaches, administrators and officials at every game.
  • Treat other players, coaches, fans, and officials with respect regardless of race, gender, creed, or ability.
  • Do their best to remember that youth sports are supposed to be FUN and that winning and losing are part of everyone’s experience.
  • Always practice and play to the best of your ability, and encourage others to do the same.
  • Respect the opposition, be generous when you win, be gracious when you lose, conduct yourself with honour and dignity.
  • Express their concerns through the proper channels (i.e., team captain, Coach, Assistant Coach, etc.) in a dignified manner.

 

Parents Code of Conduct

Parents will have the responsibility to:

  • Encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all players, coaches, administrators and officials at every game.
  • Treat other parents, players, coaches, fans, and officials with respect regardless of race, gender, creed, or ability.
  • Do their best to remember that the game is for the youth – not the adults, and to do their best to make sure that youth sports are a FUN and POSITIVE experience.
  • Not berate the officials.
  • Respect the opposition, be generous when you win, be gracious when you lose, conduct yourself with honour and dignity.
  • Not undermine the coaches’ instructions or directions.
  • Express their concerns through the proper channels (i.e., Manager, Coach, Assistant Coach, etc.) in a dignified manner.

 

Coaches Code of Conduct

Coaches will have the responsibility to:

  • Encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all players, coaches, administrators and officials at every game.
  • Treat other players, coaches, fans, and officials with respect regardless of race, gender, creed, or ability.
  • Do their best to remember that youth sports are supposed to be FUN and that winning and losing are part of everyone’s experience.
  • Directs comments or criticism at the performance rather than the athlete.
  • Consider the athlete’s future health and well-being as foremost when making decisions regarding an injured athlete’s ability to continue playing or training.
  • Regularly seek ways of increasing professional development.
  • Respect the opposition, be generous when you win, be gracious when you lose, conduct yourself with honour and dignity.
  • Actively encourage athletes to uphold the rules of the game and the spirit of such rules.
  • Refrain from the use of profane, insulting, harassing or otherwise offensive language in the conduct of your duties.
  • Express their concerns through the proper channels (i.e., team Manager, Board, etc.) in a dignified manner.
  • Endeavour to ensure that every player plays meaningful minutes in every game.