Team Impact Coaching Foundation

Code of Conduct for Players, Parents, Spectators & Coaches

INTRODUCTION

The mission of Team Impact Coaching includes to enhance every participant’s enjoyment of their football experience. To better achieve this goal, we are outlining a Code of Conduct for all parents, coaches and players involved.

The Code of Conduct is a written contract between the parents, players and coaches to abide by the rules and regulations of the game as well as maintain a cooperative attitude and uphold the ideals of fair play and sportsmanship. This contract is more than just paper; it is the essence of our goals and objectives and thus, adherence to it is of primary importance. Kids who wish to play, parents who want their children to play, and Coaches who wish to coach are required to agree to this Code of Conduct.

PLAYERS CODE OF CONDUCT

*Players will display good sportsmanship and team play at all times.

*Players will follow the direction of the Coaching Staff.

*Players will show respect for all opponents, coaches, players, umpires, officials & spectators.

*Players will make every attempt to be on time and ready to play for all games and practices.

*Players will inform coaching staff in a timely manner when unable to attend practice/games.

*Players will abstain from the use of abusive or profane language.

*Players will never taunt or humiliate any other player, on any team.

*Players will respect all Team Impact Coaching property.

*Players will never threaten or fight any person while at any Team Impact Coaching practice or game, or while in any way representing Team Impact Coaching Club.

PARENTS & SPECTATORS CODE OF CONDUCT

*Parents and Spectators will support the players, coaches, umpires, opponents and league or tournament officials.

*Parents and Spectators will conduct themselves in a manner that displays the principles of good sportsmanship and team play.

*Parents and Spectators will show respect for all opponents, coaches, players, umpires, league officials and spectators. This includes letting coaches do their job, and refraining from any parental coaching from the stands.

*Parents and Spectators will inform the Coaching Staff of any disability or ailment that may affect the safety of their child.

*Parents will abide by respectful and high moral standards when in the presence of team coaches, players and other family members. This will include absolutely no consumption of alcohol, drugs including marijuana or substances of any kind in the presence of the team. It will also include appropriate behavior with other parents, coaches and athletes in the presence of the team.

*Parents and Spectators will comply with the decisions of league officials and observe all rules, policies and procedures as established or endorsed by Team Impact Coaching Club.

*Parents and Spectators will make arrangements to ensure that the players are punctual in arrival at and departure from all Team Impact Coaching Club events.

*Parents and Spectators will never ridicule, demean, threaten or engage in a confrontation with players, coaches, other spectators or umpires. They will allow for a full 24-hour cooling period following any issue presented before discussing with a coach.

COACHES CODE OF CONDUCT

*Team Impact Coaching Coaches will remain unconditionally supportive of the Team Impact Coaching Club’s commitment to the ideals of good sportsmanship, team play, honesty, loyalty, courage and respect for authority.

*Team Impact Coaching Coaches will be positive role models, on and off the field.

*Team Impact Coaching Coaches will display and instill in their players the principles of good sportsmanship and team play and conduct themselves in a manner that best serves the interests of the players, parents and Team Impact Coaching Club.

*Team Impact Coaching Coaches will do their best to provide their players a positive and exhibit good sportsmanship at all times, win or lose.

*Team Impact Coaching Coaches will treat all players, coaches, opponents, umpires, league officials and spectators with respect.

*Team Impact Coaching Coaches will comply with the decisions of league and tournament officials and observe all rules, policies, and procedures as established or endorsed by Team Impact Coaching Club.