Club Code of Conduct

Edinburgh City Korfball Club is committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of all its members, ensuring a positive and enjoyable experience for all. The club believes that all members, coaches, administrators and those representing the club should treat others with respect. Members are encouraged to share any concerns or issues regarding the club with the current President.  As a member of Edinburgh City Korfball Club, you are expected to abide by the following Code of Conduct:

  • Respect the rights, dignity and worth of all people involved in the game, regardless of any protected characteristic listed in the Equality Act 2010.
  • Take responsibility in ensuring you know and abide by the International Korfball Federation (IKF) and Scottish Korfball Association (SKA) rules/guidelines.
  • Respect decisions made by officials and coaches.
  • Set a positive example for others, in particular new players and supporters.
  • Cooperate fully with others involved in the sport such as coaches, technical officials, team managers, and representatives of the governing body in the best interests of yourself and the club.
  • Anticipate, and be responsible for, your own needs including being organised, having the appropriate equipment and being on time.
  • Pay any fees for training or events promptly.
  • Assist, where possible, with general club tasks e.g. getting out and putting away posts, washing kit, taking equipment to matches.
  • Avoid destructive behaviour and leave venues as you find them.
  • Bullying, sexual harassment, or discrimination of any form will not be tolerated.
  • Avoid any behaviour that may bring Edinburgh City Korfball Club into disrepute.