Players' code

  • Play hard, but within the rules of the game
  • Recognise and respect the abilities and disabilities of others - both team mates & opponents
  • Accept the official’s decisions without gesture or argument
  • Represent my school with pride and privilege
  • Be humble in victory and gracious in defeat
  • Support the coaches and their requests of me
  • Thank the coach, officials, opponents and supporters
  • Give it heaps but don’t get ugly.

Parents' Code – How you can support your child in their sport

  • Go to their games
  • Positively encourage and support the efforts of all players
  • Understand the rules of the game
  • Refrain from any criticism or abuse directed at officials
  • Put an emphasis on genuine effort ahead of victory
  • Encourage players to accept outcomes of all games, irrespective of the results
  • Recognise good play by either team and never ridicule an individual player in either team
  • Ensure the use of any form of violence is actively discouraged