I hereby pledge to provide positive support, care and encouragement while participating in youth soccer by following this Players Code of Ethics Pledge:
I will take care of the facilities, equipment, and uniforms, which they are given.
I will make sure to eat the right foods and drink plenty of water before and after practices and games.
I will avoid all types of taunting and belittling remarks to their teammates or opponents.
I will refrain from horseplay and all other dangerous activities, in which they may become hurt.
I will participate for the love of the game and competition and not to win at all costs.
I will attend every practice and game that I can, and will notify my coach if I cannot.
I will expect to receive a fair and equal amount of playing time.
I will do my very best to listen and learn from my coaches.
I will treat my coaches, other players, officials and fans with respect regardless of race, sex, creed, or abilities and I will expect to be treated accordingly.
I deserve to have fun during my sports experience and will alert parents or coaches if it stops being fun!
I deserve to play in an environment that is free of drugs, tobacco, and alcohol and expect adults to refrain from their use at all youth sports events.
I will encourage my parents to be involved with my team in some capacity because its important to me.
I will do my very best in school.
I will remember that sports are an opportunity to learn and have fun.
I hereby pledge to provide positive support, care and encouragement for my child participating in youth soccer by following this Parents Code of Ethics Pledge:
I will encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all players, coaches and officials at every game, practice or other youth soccer event.
I will place the emotional and physical well-being of my child ahead of a personal desire to win.
I will insist that my child play in a safe and healthy environment.
I will support coaches and officials working with my child in order to encourage a positive and enjoyable experience for all.
I will demand a sports environment for my child that is free of drugs, tobacco and alcohol and will refrain from their use at all youth soccer events.
I will remember that the game is for youth - not adults.
I will do my very best to make the youth soccer program fun for my child.
I will ask my child to treat other players, coaches, fans and officials with respect regardless of race, sex, creed or ability.
I promise to help my child enjoy the youth soccer experience by doing whatever I can, such as being a respectable fan or assisting with coaching.
I will require that my childs coach be trained in the responsibility of being a youth soccer coach and that the coach upholds the Coaches Code of Ethics.