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06 January , National 1
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Main sponsors Bonnar Allan
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Code of Conduct


- Never argue with the referee.
- Play well for yourself and your team. Understand the importance of team loyalty.
- Be a good sport; recognise all good play whether by your own team or your opponents, win or lose.
- Treat all players as you would like to be treated; do not interfere with, bully or take unfair advantage of any player.
- Be attentive at all training and coaching sessions.
- Play by the Laws of the game and accept without question, the referee’s decision.
- Wear your Club kit with pride and remember that you are a representative of the club when you are wearing it.
- We do not accept bad behaviour or sportsmanship or any breach of the above codes.
Additional Junior Codes of Conduct

Esher Rugby is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all its members. The club believes that it is important that members, coaches, administrators and parents associated with the club should, at all times, show respect encouraged to be open at all times and to share any concerns or complaints that they may have about any aspect of the club with either Rob Sanders (Minis Vice Chair), David Chalcraft (Juniors Vice Chair), Guy or Sharon Pedliham (Chair, Rugby Management and Child Welfare) or Jamie Robinson (Deputy Club Chair). As a member of Esher Rugby you are expected to abide by the following junior club rules:
- All members must play within the rules and respect officials and their decisions.
- All members must respect opponents.
- Members should keep to agreed timings for training and competitions or inform their coach or team manager if they are going to be late.
- Members must wear suitable kit (boots with safety studs, mouthguards, club kit) for training and match sessions, as agreed with the coach/team manager.
- Members must ensure that they bring adequate water for rehydration during training sessions.
- Members must pay any fees for training or events promptly.
- Junior members are not allowed to smoke on club premises or whilst representing the club at competitions.
- Junior members are not allowed to consume alcohol or drugs of any kind on the club premises or whilst representing the club.
Parents / Carers

- Encourage your child to learn the rules and play within them.
- 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.
- Breaches of the above could result in your membership being withdrawn.

- Provide experiences matched to the player’s ages and abilities, as well as their physical and mental development.
- Ensure youngsters are coached in a safer environment with first aid to hand.
- Avoid the overplaying of the best players, by using a squad system which gives every player satisfactory playing time.
- Never allow a player to train or play when injured.
- Ensure supervision of players, on or off the field.
- Recognise that young players should never be exposed to extremes of temperature, or unacceptable risk of injury.
- Be aware of and abide by, the policies and procedure outlined in the Club's RFU/Sport England Child Protection policy.
- Coaches working with players up to the age of 12 must follow the guidelines laid down by the RFU Rugby Continuum. CRB clearance is compulsory.
- Coaches working with players 13+ must be aware of the law variations, according to the RFU Rugby Continuum. CRB clearance is compulsory.
- Qualification at RFU 1st 4 Sport National NVQ Level 1 and above is mandatory for Head Coaches. - Assistant coaches will need to working towards this, or have also passed this award.
- Coaches behaviour should be exemplary at all times, ensuring that players and parents have a good role model which practically demonstrates and supports the Codes of Conduct.

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