Coaches Code of Ethics
Bowl 2013 (45)
  • I will model exemplary behavior.
  • I will make all kids feel as a valued member of the team.
  • I will praise kids on both teams.
  • I will be responsible for the behavior of my team.
  • I will demonstrate through my actions and remarks sportsmanship and fair play.
  • I will respond to an official’s decision in a respectful and calm manner both verbally and in my actions.
  • I will teach respect for the opponents both on and off the field/court.
  • I will teach and foster positive human values.
  • I will be cooperative, friendly, and considerate of my fellow coaches.
  • I will adhere to the creed: “Social and Skill Development First — Winning Second”.
  • I will teach my kids the fundamental skills, strategies, and rules required of my sport.

More Advisable Coaching Behavior

  • Surround kids with encouragement.
  • Have realistic expectations of the skills of your kids.
  • Communicate Positively.
  • Keep your egos out.
  • Tune-in to fragileness of other team’s kids.
  • Create a fearless team, by teaching skills and being extremely positive.
  • Give the kids joyful memories.
  • Promote and model positive behavior.