Code of Conduct for Coaches, Volunteers and Officials

The essence of good ethical conduct and practice is summarised below.


All coaches, officials and volunteers at the club must:


Consider the wellbeing and safety of participants before the development of performance.


Develop an appropriate working relationship with participants, based on mutual trust and respect.


Make sure all activities are appropriate to the age, ability and the experience of those taking part.

Promote the positive aspects of the sport (e.g. fair play)

Display consistently high standards of behaviour and appearance.

Follow all guidelines laid down by Athletics Ireland and Greystones and District AC.


Hold appropriate qualifications.

 

Adhere to the principles of volunteerism, by participating in club activities without financial reward.

 
Never exert undue influence over participants to gain personal benefit or reward.

Never condone rule violations, rough play or the use of prohibited substances.

Encourage participants to value their performances and not just results.

Encourage and guide participants to accept responsibility for their own performance and behaviour.


Never use foul or inappropriate language.

Never engage in any form of sexual relations with anyone under the age of 18, or with vulnerable adults.


Read, understand and put into practise all club policies and procedures.

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Forest Feast Launch with GAC 2015

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Sunday Run

Sunday run this Sun. 22nd Oct is Deputy's pass. Warm up at 9.20am, ready to run by 9.30am. All club athletes welcome, but children must be accompanied by an adult. (Adult doesn't have to run) This run is an important part of the training week for all our distance athletes. Hoping to see a much better turn-out from GAC. this coming Sunday!
Best of luck to the GAC athletes competing in the Autumn Open XC in Abbottstown!

Diary Dates for Upcoming  Events:

Autumn Open XC, Abbottstown

October 22nd, Junior, Senior, Masters

 

Leinster XC Championships 28th October Novice and Even Ages Venue: Navan Adventure Park.

 

Leinster XC Championships 12th November Senior and Uneven Ages Venue: Adamstown, Co. Wexford

 

Round 4 Co. League Rathdrum Rugby Club 16th Nov. Check-in 6.30pm - Uneven Ages

 

Round 5 Co. League Arklow Track 8th Dec. Check-in 6.30pm – Even Ages

Selection of Relay Teams

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