Terms And Conditions

Last updated on 2019-06-04 09:22:47

Our aim is to:
  • support children to develop skills that enable them to participate confidently in cricket
  • increase the availability and accessibility of cricket opportunities for all children in Cambridge
 
PLAYER CODE OF CONDUCT
 
I will: 
  • commit to my team by turning up to all trainings and games. I will inform my coach if I am unable to attend 
  • always play by the rules 
  • 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 
  • control my temper. I understand that verbal abuse of officials and other players or deliberately distracting or provoking an opponent is not acceptable or permitted behaviour in any sport 
  • work equally hard for myself and team  
  • be a good sport and applaud all good plays whether they are made by my team or the opposition  
  • treat all players in my sport as I like to be treated. I will not bully or take unfair advantage of another competitor 
  • co-operate with my coach, team mates and opponents 
  • display modesty in victory and graciousness in defeat 
  • participate for my own enjoyment and benefit, not just to please parents and coaches 
  • respect the rights, dignity and worth of all participants regardless of their gender, ability, cultural background or religion 
  • thank the opposition and officials at the end of the game
 
COACH/MANGER CODE OF CONDUCT
 
I will: 
  • remember that players participate for enjoyment and winning is only part of the fun 
  • never ridicule or yell at players for making a mistake or not winning 
  • be reasonable in my demands on players’ time, energy and enthusiasm 
  • operate within the rules and spirit of the game and teach my players to do the same 
  • ensure that the time players spend with me is a positive experience. All players are deserving of equal attention and opportunities 
  • ensure that equipment and facilities meet safety standards and are appropriate to the age and ability of all players 
  • display control, respect and professionalism to all involved with the sport including opponents, referees, coaches, officials, administrators, the media, parents and spectators. I will encourage my players to do the same 
  • show concern and caution toward sick and injured players and follow the advice of a physician when determining whether an injured player is ready to recommence training or competition 
  • respect the rights, dignity and worth of all people involved in the game, regardless of their gender, ability or cultural background 
 
I will not: 
  • arrive at the venue intoxicated or drink alcohol at junior matches 
  • allow the unlawful supply of alcohol at training, games 
  • use bad language nor will I harass players, officials, spectators or other coaches
 
PARENT SPECTATORS/SUPPORTERS CODE OF CONDUCT 
 
I will:
  • encourage my child to play within the rules and respect officials’ and coaches’ decisions 
  • teach my child to respect the efforts of their opponents 
  • remember that children learn best by example so I will applaud good plays/performances by both my child’s team and their opponents 
  • give positive comments that motivate and encourage continued effort  
  • support my child’s efforts and performance 
  • thank the coaches, officials and other volunteers who give their time to conduct the event for my child 
  • help when asked by a coach or official 
  • respect the rights, dignity and worth of all people involved in the game, regardless of their gender, ability or cultural background 
 
I will not: 
  • pressure my child in any way – I know that this is their game not mine 
  • I will not arrive at the venue intoxicated or drink alcohol at matches 
  • use bad language, nor will I harass players, coaches, officials or other spectators  
  • criticise or ridicule my child’s performance after the game.