Player Code of Behaviour

As a player in any activity held by or under the auspices of the JDNC you must meet the following requirements in regard to your conduct during any such activity or event: 

o   Participate because you enjoy it, not just to please parents and coaches.

o   Play by the rules: Know the rules.

o   Participate fairly and safely.

o   Abide by decisions, without argument or bad temper.

o   Captains have the right to approach an umpire during an interval or after the game for clarification of any rule.

o   Approach the umpire in a courteous and polite way.

o   Cooperate with your coach, and other players.

o   Verbal abuse of officials or other players, deliberately fouling or provoking an opponent and throwing/damaging equipment is not acceptable or permitted.

o   Treat all players as you would like to be treated.

o   Ensure that at all times your behaviour is fair.

o   Be a patient and enthusiastic supporter of fellow players.

o   Applaud all good play, by your own team and opponents.

o   Be a responsible team member.

o   Encourage and assist all players.

  • Do not use networking sites for inappropriate use (i.e. comments about players, coaches or other club members).
  • Respect and acknowledge the contribution of those who create the opportunity for you to play volunteers (scorers, coaches, timekeepers, administrators and umpires).