Every sports club comes with its own policies. As the club grows there comes a need of setting up club policies which will state in details how the club and its members should operate. Some of the common policies of a club are:
Membership Policies: This includes the procedure of becoming a member and the grounds under which a membership can be cancelled.
Equal Opportunity Policies: An equity statement is established and implemented
Code of Conduct for Fair Play: This ensures a standard of conduct which needs to be followed and an assurance of being judged on fair grounds.
Child Protection: Security to the children to participate in the activities without the risk of abuse is insured under this policy.
Health and Safety: This covers the issues of first aid, risk management, insurance, etc.
Club Development: Issues of development and betterment of the club is covered under this policy.
Ethics in Sports: ‘Ethics’ are not only important in daily life but also in sports. Having a strong ethical policy ensures a feeling of fair play and security within the club.