Team Guidelines

"Run with your legs to be fast, run with your mind to be faster, run with your heart to be unstoppable."

CODE OF CONDUCT

ALL ATHLETES ARE EXPECTED TO DISPLAY GOOD SPORTSMANSHIP AT ALL TIMES

ATHLETES are expected to...

  • Emphasize personal bests as a goal.

  • Communicate positively with coaches and teammates

  • Be ready to listen, work hard, and learn.

  • Show respect for everyone. Do NOT question the coach or complain.

  • Fully participate. This is track, expect to run!

  • Clean up after themselves.

  • Keep their hands off others.

  • Most importantly, HAVE FUN!


BEHAVIOR

If a coach determines any behavior to pose a danger to themselves, another athlete, or a coach or is determined to be detrimental to the instructional atmosphere, disrespectful, or unsportsmanlike, the following consequences will take effect.

Consequences:

  • 1st instance: verbal warning

  • 2nd instance: removal from practice for up to one full practice

  • 3rd instance: suspension from the team’s next meet.

  • 4th instance: dismissal from team


PRACTICES (See TeamSnap for schedule)

  • Day/Location: Practices will be decided on a weekly basis (due to track availability), will mostly run from 6-7:15 and will either be at Parsippany High School track or Parsippany Hills High School track.

  • 9-10 Age Group: Parent, or designated adult, must remain at practice for safety purposes.

  • Attendance: All athletes must attend one weekly practice to be eligible for meet participation.

  • Pick up: Please pick your child from practice on-time.

  • Inclement Weather: Always assume practice is on. If practice is cancelled, a message will be sent via TeamSnap within 30 minutes of the start time of practice. Please DO NOT message coach's regarding the status of a practice or a meet.