North Winnipeg Nomads

Nomad Coaches Code of Conduct

  • Maintain up-to-date and reasonable knowledge and expectations of that which you hope to teach. Give consideration to the age and experience of the players.
  • Maintain fair, unprejudiced relations with all team members.
  • Pay careful attention to the physical condition of all players.
  • Inspire a love of the game and a desire to compete fairly.
  • A strong stand against profanity, unfair play and unsportsmanlike behavior is required.
  • Maintain self-control and self-esteem at all times including acceptance of the officials decisions.
  • To teach athletes to win is desirable, but to do so legitimately and respectfully. Any outcome of a game should be courteous and grateful acceptance.
  • There is no place in athletics for the use or abuse of drugs or alcohol, before, during or after a competition.
  • Displays of temper, profanity, verbal abuse or electronic abuse directed at board members, coaching staff, team managers, officials or opponents will be dealt with swiftly and with zero tolerance. This behavior does not contribute anything desirable to the outcome or intent of the season.
  • Individuals who choose to ignore or disregard these codes and requests may be subject to discretionary or disciplinary action by the Board of Directors of the North Winnipeg Nomads Football Club.

Nomad Players Code of Conduct

  • Play for the fun, enjoyment, and best interests of the team.
  • Play by the rules and conduct yourself with honor and dignity.
  • Do not argue with officials decisions. Coaches or captains may ask any necessary questions.
  • Control your temper. Mouth off, profanity, and throwing of equipment have no place in team sports.
  • Play hard and to the limit of one’s abilities. True athletes do not give up, quarrel nor resort to unfair tactics or violence.
  • Accept both victory and defeat, honorably and respectfully. Do not treat your opponents as you would not want to be treated.
  • There is no place in athletics for the use or abuse of drugs or alcohol, before, during or after a competition.
  • Displays of temper, profanity, verbal abuse or electronic abuse directed at board members, coaching staff, team managers, officials or opponents will be dealt with swiftly and with zero tolerance. This behavior does not contribute anything desirable to the outcome or intent of the season.
  • Individuals who choose to ignore or disregard these codes and requests may be subject to discretionary or disciplinary action by the Board of Directors of the North Winnipeg Nomads Football Club.

Nomad Spectators Code for Parents and Fans

  • Young players are involved in team sports for their enjoyment and skill development.
  • Serve as a positive support. Encourage players to compete by written rules of the game and the unwritten rules of good sportsmanship.
  • Cheer. Enjoy the game and performance of all players. Remember players are working hard and learning. Mistakes or losses will occur, but criticism and ridicule are destructive rather than constructive or useful.
  • No alcoholic beverages are allowed at any Nomad sanctioned event or premises excepting any celebration or banquet which has been granted a beverage license by the Manitoba Liquor Commission.
  • Displays of temper, profanity, verbal abuse or electronic abuse directed at board members, coaching staff, team managers, officials or opponents will be dealt with swiftly and with zero tolerance. This behavior does not contribute anything desirable to the outcome or intent of the season.