As a coach of North Port Futbol Club, I will follow the rules and policies of the NPFC soccer program and the Florida Youth Soccer Association. I will strive to make soccer an enjoyable and positive learning experience for my players and their families. I will place the health, safety, and welfare of my players ahead of my personal goals or desire to win. I will respect the individual differences of my players and I will model inclusive behavior, decrying all types of discrimination. I will strive to maintain and improve my coaching skills and teach my players the Laws of the Game. I will do my best to plan practices that are fun and challenging. I will teach my players to strive for success and play fairly. I will respect my team’s opponents and the game officials and actively encourage my players to do the same. I will strive to be a model of grace, dignity , and composure in victory as well as defeat and encourage the players to do the same. I will strive to control the actions of my players, their parents and our fans at all games and scrimmages. I will promote the interests of soccer with courtesy, honesty, and respect.
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