Coach's Information

Coach's Code-of-Conduct

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2013 SeasonCoach’s Responsibilities and Code of Ethics Sheet

I, ___________________________, the undersigned, a Coach in Pequannock Little League (the “League”), hereby promise that I will:

  • Maintain and return all equipment given to me by the League, normal wear and tear excepted;
  • Use my best efforts to return to the League all uniforms issued to my team;
  • Not smoke on the field or in the dugouts during practices or a game;
  • Never come to a practice or a game under the influence of alcohol;
  • Clean the dugout and the area down the right field line, on both sides of the fence, after each game where my team is the Home Team;
  • Clean the dugout, and the area down the left field line, on both sides of the fence, after each game where my team is the Visitor;
  • Turn out the lights immediately after the conclusion of my night game, or promptly at 10:00 pm, WHICHEVER IS EARLIER, when I am the coach of the Home Team.

I understand that if I violate any of these responsibilities, I may be subject to fines imposed by Pequannock Township and/or the League, and/or have my privilege as a Coach suspended or revoked.

CODE OF ETHICS

I hereby pledge to provide positive support, care & encouragement to all my players participating in youth sports by following this Coaches Code of Ethics:

I will encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all players, coaches & officials at every game, practice, or other sports events.

I will place the emotional & physical well being of my players ahead of my personal desire to win.

I will insist that my team play in a safe & healthy environment.

I will support all other coaches & officials working & volunteering in order to encourage a positive & enjoyable experience for all.

I will demand a sports environment for my team that is free from drugs, tobacco & alcohol & will refrain from their use at all youth sports events.

I will remember that the game is for our children, not the adults.

I will do my very best to make youth sports fun for my team.

I will ask my team to treat other players, coaches, fans & officials with respect regardless of race, sex, creed or ability.

I will help my team enjoy the youth sports experience by doing whatever I can, such as being a respectful fan, assisting with coaching or providing transportation,

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(Sign Name) (Date) (Phone #)

I will be assisting with: ______________________________ Level:___________