Junior Conduct Code

WVCC is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of all its members.

WVCC believes that it is important that members, coaches, administrators and parents, carers or guardians associated with the club should, at all times, show respect and understanding for the safety and welfare of others.

Therefore, members are encouraged to be open at all times and to share any concerns or complaints that they may have about any aspect of the club with Ian Razey, the WVCC Welfare Officer, or Billy Shambler, the WVCC Colts Chairman.

As a member of WVCC you are expected to abide by the following junior code of conduct:

  1. All members must play within the rules and respect officials and their decisions.
  1. All members must respect the rights, dignity and worth of all participants regardless of gender, ability, cultural background or religion.
  1. Members should keep to agreed timings for training and competitions or inform their coach or team manager if they are going to be late.
  1. Members must wear suitable kit for training and match sessions, as agreed with the coach/team manager. Items of kit to be worn for matches must include:
  • White shirt
  • Long white trousers
  • Suitable sports footwear (preferably white)
  • Hat or club cap (if sunny)
  1. Items of kit to be worn for training must include:
  • Suitable leisure wear
  • Suitable sports footwear
  • Hat or club cap (if sunny)
  1. The club will provide (if required):
  • Helmets
  • Protective kit (pads, gloves etc.)
  • Suitably sized bats
  1. Members must pay any fees for training or events promptly.
  1. Junior members are not allowed to smoke on club premises or whilst representing the club at competitions.
  1. Junior members are not allowed to consume alcohol or drugs of any kind on the club premises or whilst representing the club.

Download a copy of our Code of Conduct for Young People here.