Player (Northumberland Minor Hockey)


Player Code of Conduct

All players shall:

1. Play for the fun of it, not just to please your parents or coach.

2. Play by the rules.

3. Never argue with the officials' decisions. Let your captain or coach ask any necessary questions.

4. Control your temper - no mouthing off, no abusive language, no tantrums, no breaking sticks, no throwing gloves or other

5. Work equally hard for yourself and your team - your team's performance will benefit and so will your own.

6. Be a good sport. Cheer all good plays, whether your team's or your opponents'. Learn to lose well and win well.

7. Treat all players as you, yourself would like to be treated. Don't interfere with, bully or take unfair advantage of any player.

8. Remember that the goals of the game are to have fun, improve your skills and feel good. Don't be a show-off or always try to get the most points or penalties.

9) Cooperate with your coaches, teammates and opponents, for without them, you don't have a game.

10. Remember that you are representing yourself, your parents, your team and your community, association and sponsor at all times, including to and from the arena.

11. Follow guidelines for dress code that may be set out by the team officials or the association.