Parents Code of Conduct

Kilmacud Crokes Camogie Club

Parents' Code of Conduct 

PARENTS / GUARDIANS should encourage their child to:

  • Play by the rules.
  • Improve their skills levels.
  • Appreciate everybody on their team, regardless of ability.

PARENTS / GUARDIANS should lead by example:

  • Respect officials’ decisions and encourage children to do likewise.
  • Do not exert undue pressure on your child.
  • Never admonish your own child or any other child for their standard of play.
  • Be realistic in their expectations.
  • Show approval for effort, not just results.
  • Never embarrass a child or use sarcastic remarks towards a player.
  • Applaud good play from all teams.
  • Do not seek to unfairly affect a game or player.
  • Do not enter the field of play or play area unless invited to do so by an official in charge.


  • Complete and return the registration/permission and medical consent forms for their child’s participation in the club.
  • Ensure that their child punctually attends coaching sessions/games or other activities.
  • Provide their child with proper clothing and equipment.
  • Listen to what young people have to say.
  • Show approval whether the team wins, loses or draws a game.
  • Never attempt to meet their own needs and aspirations for success and achievement through their children’s participation in games.