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Toowoomba City Rollers Inc. Member Code of Conduct

Purpose

The purpose of this policy is to set out the standards of behaviour expected of all Toowoomba City Rollers (TCR) Members. It is a condition of membership with TCR that members must agree to adhere to this policy at all times.

Policy

It is the policy of TCR that Members must:
  • foster the league ethos of "Teamwork, Courage, Respect";
  • treat all parties associated with TCR, including members, volunteers, suppliers, sponsors, and external stakeholders with respect. This also applies to people associated with other roller derby leagues;
  • treat others as you wish to be treated;
  • foster a supportive, inclusive and welcoming environment;
  • foster a strong league spirit and provide encouragement to league mates;
  • act as a positive role model;
  • maintain sporting conduct at all times;
  • play by the rules and do not bring the sport into disrepute;
  • refrain from all forms of retaliation towards referees, officials and volunteers;
  • not be under the influence drugs or alcohol whilst participating in any TCR sanctioned training, scrimmage, bout or other sporting event;
  • take due regard for the property and facilities of TCR and their providers (i.e. training venue, motels);
  • not discriminate against others based on their sex, age, religious beliefs, sexuality, appearance, or any other grounds;
  • refrain from all forms of gossip, bullying, verbal abuse, physical abuse/fighting, and threatening or aggressive behaviour;
  • maintain the confidentiality of all TCR business, intellectual property, league operations (i.e. minutes, financials, training plans, etc.) and any other confidential matters;
  • not speak to parties outside of TCR (including media outlets, other roller derby leagues, etc) about any aspect of the association that could damage the association or its reputation; and
  • adhere to the policies and procedures established by TCR. 

Versioning

Policy Number: 1.1

Version: 1

Approved By: Ellen Grinham, President

Approved Date: 04/11/2013