Kingsley Junior Football Club

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Parent, Guardian & Players – Code of Conduct

The Kingsley Junior Football Club fully supports the codes of conduct as introduced and implemented by the AFL and WAFL.

Players Code of Conduct

  • Play by the rules – the rules of KJFC club and laws of the game
  • Never argue with an umpire or other official – without these people, you can’t play.
  • Control your temper – verbal abuse of officials and sledging of other players doesn’t help you enjoy or win any games
  • Be a team player – It’s a team game, treat it that way.
  • Treat all players as you would like to be treated – fairly.
  • Co-operate with your coach, umpires and team-mates
  • Play for your own enjoyment & to improve your skills.
  • Don’t use ugly remarks based on race, religion, gender or ability. These comments can be viewed as degrading and in some cases illegal – you’ll let down your coach, team-mates and family if you do.

Parent & Supporters Code of Conduct

  • Respect the rights, dignity and worth of others;
  • Remember, that your child participates in sport for their own enjoyment, not YOURS.
  • Focus on your child’s efforts and performance rather than winning or losing.
  • Never ridicule or yell at your child or other children for making a mistake or losing a competition.
  • Show appreciation for good performance and skilful play by all players (including opposing players).
  • Demonstrate a high degree of individual responsibility especially when dealing with or in the vicinity of any person under 18 years of age, as your words and actions are an example.
  • Respect officials’ decisions and teach children to do likewise.
  • Do not physically or verbally abuse or harass anyone associated with the sport (player, coach, umpire and so on).
  • Respect the rights, dignity and worth of every young person regardless of their gender, ability, cultural background or religion.
  • Provide a safe environment for my child, including prompt collection of my child after training, games and club functions.
  • Be a positive role model.


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