Northern Storm Football And Sports Club

Codes Of Behaviour


  1. Remember that children play sport for their enjoyment, not yours.

  1. Encourage children to participate but do not force them.

  1. Focus on the child’s efforts and performance rather than winning or losing.

  1. Encourage children to always participate according to the rules.

  1. Never ridicule or yell at a child for making a mistake or losing the game.

  1.  Remember that all children learn best by example. Applaud good plays by both teams.

  1. Support all efforts to remove verbal and physical abuse from sporting activities.

  1. Respect the official’s decision and teach children to do likewise.

  1. Show appreciation of volunteer coaches, officials and administrators. Without them your child would not participate.

  1. Club officials are encouraged to complete a Referee Evaluation Sheet in an unbiased, constructive manner, free from vexatious or malicious content.

  1. Formal complaints should be directed to the club Secretary as soon as possible after the occurrence of any incident/s.

  1. Any penalties or fines imposed on the club by North Coast Football or any other governing body, due to the direct actions of a Club Official, will render the offending person/s liable to the club. This will result in the offender/s reimbursement of any monies the club is required to pay as a result of their actions.