Machine Aquatics Code of Conduct

  •   Team members and staff will refrain from any illegal or inappropriate behavior that would detract from a positive image of the team or be detrimental to its performance objectives.

  •   The possession or use of alcohol or tobacco products by any athlete is prohibited.

  •   The possession, use, or sale/distribution of any controlled or illegal substance or any form of weapon is strictly forbidden.

  •   In addition, any team member found or suspected to be in the presence of, or having direct knowledge of others (regardless of team affiliation) partaking in any of the above activities will be subject to the same punishments.

  •   Team members will display proper respect and sportsmanship toward coaches, officials, administrators, teammates, fellow competitors and the public at all times.

  •   Each team member is reminded that when traveling on trips, competing in meets, and attending other meet-related functions, you are representing both yourself and the Machine Aquatics program. Your behavior must positively reflect the high standards of the club.

    Failure to comply with the Honor Code as set forth in this document may result in disciplinary action

Such discipline may include, but may not be limited to:

  1. Dismissal from the team and immediate return home at the athlete’s expense.

  2. Disqualification from one or more events, or all events of competition.

  3. Disqualification from future team travel meets;

  4. Financial penalties.

  5. Dismissal from the team

 Swimmers are to refrain from inappropriate physical contact at team activities and events.

Team shall have the right to establish and use one or more systems to determine if team and staff members have followed all aspects of the Honor Cod.

Swimmer Signature

X ________________________________________________ Date: _________

Parent Signature:

X _______________________________________________ Date: _________