Youth Players Code of Conduct

Naomh Maolmhoig Caislean A Mhuilinn CLG An Duin is fully committed to the safeguarding and promoting the well being of all its members. The club believes that it is important that members, coaches, administrators and parents associated with the club must, at all times show respect and understanding for the safety and welfare of everybody. Therefore all members are encouraged to be open at all times and share any concerns or complaints that may have with their respective Team Manager.


Players  Should:


  • Respect the rights dignity and worth of all participants regardless of their gender, ability, cultural background or religion..
  • Compete for enjoyment and to improve performance, not just to please their parents or coach.


Players  within  the  Club  must:


1.1              Where rules apply, players try to understand them and stick to them.


1.2              Accept the decisions of coaches and officials.


1.3              Control their tempers at all times – be a good sport – applaud all good plays whether they are made by your team or the opposition.


1.4              Show respect to and acknowledge opponents and officials (e.g. shake hands before / after the game and say things like “good luck”, “thanks for the game” etc.)


1.5              Co-operate with your coach, team-mates and opponents without them there would be no competition.


1.6              Be on time for training sessions, matches and competitions so as not to disrupt the smooth running of their team.


1.7              Treat all players as they themselves would like to be treated. They will not bully or take unfair advantage of any player.


1.8              Play fair no verbal abuse of officials, sledging other players (including vilification) or deliberately distracting or provoking an opponent.


1.9              Remember the aim of the games is to have fun, improve skills and to feel good


1.10          Pay club subscription before the closing date advised by the Ex. Comm.





I understand and agree to abide by this Code of Conduct. I understand that failure to abide by this Code of Conduct will result in disciplinary action by the club committee.


Signed:     __________________________________                       Date:    ____________________


Countersigned     _________________________________