Code of Conduct

  • Members shall control their conduct during club runs, activities, and at races whilst at all times being respectful to all teammates and opponents and shall conduct themselves in a manner that will ensure the safety of others so as to not reflect negatively on the club and its members.
  • Members shall conduct themselves in a manner that will ensure a comfortable and welcoming club environment.
  • Members shall act with dignity and display courtesy and good manners towards others.
  • Members shall avoid swearing and abusive language and irresponsible behaviour including behaviour that is dangerous to yourself or others, acts of violence, bullying, harassment and physical and sexual abuse.
  • Members should challenge inappropriate behaviour and language by others.
  • Members are expected to respect the age, religion, ethnic background, gender, and sexual orientation of other members.
  • Members are to recognise that the club operates as a sport and social club, however also are to understand that discrimination or unwanted and/or continued advances toward other members will not be accepted and that all members have the right to an environment free from all forms of discrimination.
  • Members will abide by the clubs running rules and policies.
  • Members are responsible to ensure that this Code of Conduct is followed and are expected to report any inappropriate actions or behaviour to a Welfare Office or club officer.
  • Members shall anticipate and be responsible for your own needs including being organised, having the appropriate equipment and being on time.
  • Membership may be terminated by resignation of a member, or by a majority vote of the club officers for violations of this Code of Conduct.