Officials Code of Conduct

  • Compliment and encourage all participants.
  • Remember that students participate for their enjoyment and benefit.
  • Be consistent, objective and courteous when making decisions towards all participants.
  • Promote respect for all opponents and sporting behavior.
  • Help students understand that competing by the rules is their responsibility.
  • Emphasise the spirit of the game rather than the errors.
  • Be a good sport yourself. Actions speak louder than words. Your behavior and comments should be positive and supportive.
  • Place the safety and welfare of the participants above all else.
  • Give all participants a ‘fair go’ regardless of their gender, ability, cultural background or religion.
  • Respect all the support people involved with Interschools events that enable the event to occur. These include but are not limited to: mountain, shop and lodge staff.
  • Show consideration for the mountain and other users. Respect the rules that resorts have put in place.
  • Your safety and those around you is at stake. Observe the Alpine Responsibility Code.
  • Smoking near competitors and racecourses is not acceptable.