We know that parents play a vital tole in encouraging, enabling and supporting their child’s participation in our sport at every level.
We hope that parents of our junior players can:
- share their enthusiasm for participation in our sport
- encourage them to enjoy and achieve
- provide transport, equipment and finance
- support in a positive and fair way
- promote respect for the Club’s rules, officials, team mates and opponents, both on and off the pitch
Please have a look at the presentation that was given at this year’s registration meeting. If you have any questions about it’s content, please have a chat with any of the coaches, or the Club’s Welfare Officer (details on the Officials page)
You can also download a copy of the Bradford Hockey Club Junior Handbook (you will also be given a copy when your child’s signs up as a member of the Club.
Bradford Hockey Club sets great store in the way it supports it’s junior members, whether this be in a junior league or in a senior match environment. We would ask all adults, whether you are a parent, player or official, to respond in a way that encourages children and provide an atmosphere where they can enjoy their sport, no matter at what level they play.
The Child Protection in Sport Unit of the NSPCC have produced the video ‘The Magic Sports Kit’, and we would encourage everyone to have a look to hear what children in sport have told them: