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SAN DIEGO COUNTY LACROSSE ASSOCIATION

          ETHICS IN SPORTS STATEMENT

I POLICY STATEMENT

The San Diego County Lacrosse Association (SDCLA) is committed to the exhibition of sportsmanship and ethical behavior in and around all athletic contests and activities conducted under its sanction. The SDCLA will not tolerate any form of violence during contests or activities conducted under its jurisdiction. The SDCLA has established rules and regulations which set forth the manner of enforcement of this policy and the penalties incurred when violations take place. The player signed below agrees to abide by those rules whether known or unknown by the player. The player acknowledges his responsibility to become familiar with the rules and regulations. The rules and regulations focus upon the responsibility of the coach to teach and demand high standards of conduct from the team’s players.

II CODE OF ETHICS FOR PLAYER

The undersigned agrees to the following:

A. Conduct oneself in a courteous fashion at all times

B. Exercise self control

C. Become familiar with the rules of the game and the rules and regulations of the   
    SDCLA

D. Show respect to players, officials and coaches

E. Refrain from the use of foul and abusive language or taunting of other players

F. Respect the integrity and judgement of the game officials

G. Refrain from the use of illegal and nonprescription drugs, steroids, or any substance intended to increase physical development or performance that is not approved by the US Food and Drug Administration, Surgeon General of the US, or the American Medical Association.

H. Refrain from the use of alcoholic beverages

I have read and understand this Ethics In Sports statement and I understand there may be severe penalties for violating SDCLA rules and regulations. I agree to abide by the policies and regulations of the SDCLA.

Players signature _______________________________ Date_________________

Players name (print) _____________________________