1(a) Whilst representing BTARFC on the field of play.
Whilst representing BTARFC, on the field, players are expected
to conduct themselves
in a manner that, at all times, conveys a positive attitude, good sportsmanship
and demonstrated respect for authority. swearing, disrespect of fellow players, coaches,
rugby officials, spectators or misuse of equipment will not be tolerated at any time.
Players of BTARFC shall at all times, play within the rules
& regulations & spirit of the game.
Players of BTARFC shall abstain from the use of illegal drugs.
BTARFC have a responsibility for the behaviour of their supporters / guests at games.
1(b) Whilst representing BTARFC off the field of play.
Members & supporter, whilst representing BTARFC, shall maintain
a high standard of moral and ethical
conduct, which includes self control and responsible behaviour and good manners in public places,
as well as at our own clubhouse.
Whilst travelling with BTARFC members & supporters shall respect the rules and regulations of any establishment, this includes, restaurants, hotels and other rugby clubs.
If any member or supporters of BTARFC fails to comply with this
Code of Conduct on, or off the
field of play, the member may be subject to disciplinary action which may include reprimand, suspension
or expulsion from the club.
Any disciplinary action shall be dealt with by the senior officers of the clubs committee
in the form of a disciplinary meeting.
Any complaints, except from referees arising from incidents
concerning a violation or breech of
this Code of Conduct by a member or supporter shall be delivered in writing to the officers of the club.
All complaints shall be dealt with by the disciplinary committee as outlined in section 2.