Spectators Code of Conduct

  • Remember that students participate in sport for their enjoyment and benefit, not yours.
  • Applaud good performance and efforts from all individuals and teams. Congratulate all participants on their performance.
  • Respect the decisions of officials and encourage students to do the same.
  • Positive comments will be motivational for all participants.
  • Condemn the use of violence in any form, whether it is by spectators, coaches, parents, officials or students.
  • Show respect for your team’s opponents. Without them there would be no competition.
  • Encourage competitors to follow the rules and the officials’ decisions.
  • Do not use unacceptable language, sledge or harass snow sports coordinators, competitors, teachers, team managers, coaches, parents or officials.
  • Do not interfere with the conduct of any events.
  • Respect the rights, dignity and worth of all participants regardless of their gender, ability, cultural background or religion.
  • Smoking near competitors and racecourses is not acceptable.
  • 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.