I hereby pledge to provide positive support, care, and encouragement for the children participating in youth sports by following the WOJFC Coach, Board Member and Sideline Personnel Code of Ethics:
I will insure that the children of the WOJFC play in a safe and healthy environment.
I will encourage good sportsmanship by demonstrating positive support for all players, coaches, and officials at every game, practice or other youth sports event.
I will support the opposing coaches and officials working with the children of my team, in order to encourage a positive and enjoyable experience for all.
I will place the emotional and physical well being of the children of the WOJFC ahead of my personal desire to win.
I will receive or renew my NYSCA coaches training and be trained in the responsibilities of being a youth sports coach.
I will apply for and pass the required WOJFC background check to be eligible for Coach or Sideline Personnel.
I agree to uphold the WOJFC Constitution, By-laws, Playing Rules, Rulings, Decisions, and the WOJFC Coach, Board Member and Sideline Personnel Code of Ethics.
I will aid the WOJFC and its members in securing a sports environment for the children of the WOJFC that is free from drugs, alcohol, tobacco, and profanity. I will refrain from their use at all youth sports events.
I will remember that the game is for youth - not adults.
I will do my very best to make youth sports fun for all of the children of the WOJFC.
I will treat other players, coaches, fans and officials with respect regardless of race, sex, creed or ability.
I will conduct myself in a positive manor that sets a good example for children at all sporting events, by doing whatever I can, such as being a respectful fan, assist with coaching, or provide help where needed.
I agree to follow all of the rules and guidelines set down by my club and the Western Ohio Junior Football Conference and will abide by the decisions handed down by those organizations.