Code of Conduct for Parents/Carers

HCC Code of conduct for Parents/Carers

  • Encourage your child to learn the laws of the game and play within them.
  • Encourage your child to play within the spirit of the game.
  • Discourage unfair play and arguing with officials.
  • Help your child to recognise good performance, not just results.
  • Never force your child to take part in sport.
  • Set a good example by recognising fair play and applauding the good performances of all.
  • Never punish or belittle a child for losing or making mistakes.
  • Publicly accept officials’ judgements.
  • Support your child’s involvement and help them to enjoy their sport.
  • Use correct and proper language at all times.