Code of Conduct Parents

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of all our players' parents. As a minimum, we expect all parent to;

  • Set an example to your child 

  • Applaud good play by your team and by Players of the opposing team 

  • Be friendly to parents of the opposition 

  • Do not question publicly the referee’s decision 

  • Support all efforts to remove verbal and physical abuse from mini and junior rugby 

  • Recognise and value the importance of coaches 

  • Do not force an unwilling child to participate in rugby, their enjoyment is paramount 

  • Encourage your child to play by the Laws/Rules 

  • Teach your child the importance of effort and teamwork 

  • Help your child to improve skills and to learn a positive attitude to the game 

  • Always ensure your child is dressed appropriately for the activity and has plenty to drink 

  • Keep the club informed if your child is ill or unable to attend sessions 

  • Endeavour to establish good communications with the club, coaches and officials for the benefit of all 

  • Share any concerns or complaints about any aspect of the club through the approved channels 

  • Use correct and proper language at all times 

  • Never punish or belittle a child for poor performance or making mistakes 

  • Always collect your child promptly at the end of a session