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Roosevelt Island Spring Youth Soccer Code of Ethics

  1. Code of Ethics


    ATHLETES


    • I will encourage good sportsmanship from fellow athletes, coaches, officials, and parents at all times.

    • I will remember that participation in any athletics event is an opportunity to learn and have fun.

    • I deserve to play in an environment that is free of drugs, tobacco, and alcohol; and expect everyone to refrain from their use at all sports games/meets.

    • I will do the best I can each day, remembering that athletes have talents and weaknesses the same as I do.

    • I will treat my coaches, other athletes and coaches, officials, administrator, and fans with respect.

    • I will concentrate on my athletics performance. Always giving my best effort.

    • I will perform by the rules at all times.

    • I will control my temper at all times and resist the temptation to retaliate.

    • I will always exercise self control.

    • Conduct during competition towards opponents and officials shall be in accordance with appropriate behavior and in accordance with “Laws of the Games/Event” with and in adherence to the Rules and Regulations.

    • While traveling, I shall conduct myself so as to be a credit to myself and my team mates.

    • Alcohol, illegal drugs and unauthorized prescription drugs shall not be possessed, consumed or distribute before, during or after athletics events or at any other time at the field and /or competition site.

    • The rules contained in this Code of Ethics also applies to all electronic communications.

    COACHES/VOLUNTEERS


    • I will never place the value of winning before the safety and welfare of all participants in athletic events or practices.

    • I will always show respect for athletes, coaches, and officials.

    • I will lead by example, demonstrating fair play and sportsmanship at all times.

    • I will demonstrate knowledge of the rules of the game/event, and teach these rules to my athletes.

    • I will never use abusive or insulting language, electronically or in person. I will treat everyone with dignity.

    • I will not tolerate inappropriate behavior, regardless of the situation.

    • I will not allow the use of anabolic agents or stimulants, drugs, tobacco, or alcohol by any of my athletes.

    • I will never knowingly jeopardize the eligibility and participation of a student-athlete.

    • Youth have a great need for leadership by example. I will be a role model for good behavior.

    • I will at all times conduct myself in a positive manner.

    • Coaching is motivating athletes to produce the best effort, inspiring athletes to learn, and encouraging athletes to be winners.

    • Coach’s actions on sidelines during game/event shall be in spirit of “good sportsmanship” at all times. Profanity, profane gestures, arguing, inciting disruptive behavior by spectators and/or athletes, or any conduct not in spirit good sportsmanship, shall require disciplinary action from the affiliate.

    • Alcohol, illegal drugs and unauthorized prescription drugs shall not be possessed, consumed or distributed before, during or after athletics events, practices or any other time at the field and/or competition site.

    • The rules contained in this Code of Ethics also applies to all electronic communications.

    PARENTS/SPECTATORS


    • I will encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all athletes, coaches, officials, and administrators at all times.

    • I will place the emotional and physical well being of all athletes ahead of any personal desire to win.

    • I will support the coaches, officials, and administrators working with my child, in order to encourage a positive and enjoyable experience for all.

    • I will remember that the athletic event is for the athletes and not for adults.

    • I will ask my child to treat other athletes, coaches, officials, administrators, and fans with respect.

    • I will always be positive.

    • I will always allow the coach to be the only coach.

    • I will not get into arguments with the opposing team’s parents, athletes or coaches.

    • I will not come onto the field for any reason during an event.

    • I will not criticize game/meet officials.

    • Alcohol, illegal drugs and unauthorized prescription drugs shall not be possessed, consumed or distributed before, during or after athletics events, practices or any other time at the field and/or competition site.

    • The rules contained in this Code of Ethics also applies to all electronic communications.

    Failure to comply may result in the suspension of your privilege to participate in the Roosevelt Island Spring Youth Soccer Program.

  2. Electronic Signature Agreement*

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