Woodford Youth Soccer Association

WOODFORD YOUTH SOCCER ASSOCIATION
PARENT'S CODE OF ETHICS


I hereby pledge to provide positive support, care and encouragement for all participants at the
Woodford Youth Soccer Association by following this Code of Ethics:


• I will encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all players,
coaches, and officials including referees, at every game, practice, and other WYSA
events.
• I will insist that I, and my child, participate in a safe and healthy manner.
• I will support a drug, alcohol, tobacco, and profanity-free sports environment for all
participants and agree to assist by refraining from their use at all WYSA events.
• I will insist that my child treat other players, coaches, fans, and officials with respect,
regardless of race, sex, creed, or ability.
• I will not yell or scream negatively at coaches, players, other spectators or referees
• I will help the coach/designated team parent by having my child on time for the start of
practices and games, and I will pick up my child on time at the end of practices and
games.
• I will never leave my child alone at a game or practice without informing the coach or
designated team parent.
• I will contact the WYSA Board of Directors if I believe a coach is not fulfilling his or her
coaching responsibilities.
• I will be respectful of the playing fields and parking restrictions at any WYSA event.
• I will maintain and support a safe and clean playing environment by removing any
dangerous items or objects, and by cleaning up after games and practices.
• I will do my very best to make the soccer season fun for all participants, and I will
remember that the game is for the children!
• I realize that a violation of the Code of Ethics could result in sanctions, penalties or
suspensions and my child and/or I could face removal as a spectator or player from
WYSA.