Training (Club Organised Activities)
These rules may be amended from time to time at the discretion of the Committee. All changes will be publicised to members:
Serious disregard or breaches of these rules reported to the Committee may result in the offending member being expelled from the Club. The Club’s disciplinary procedure will be applied.
7Oaks Triathlon Club is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of all
its members, ensuring a positive and enjoyable experience for all.
The Club believes that it is important that members, coaches, administrators and parents
associated with the Club should, at all times, show respect and understanding for the safety
and welfare of others.
Members are encouraged to be open at all times and to share any concerns or complaints
that they may have about any aspect of the Club with our Coaches or Committee Members.
As a member of the 7Oaks Triathlon Club, you are expected to abide by the following code of conduct:
The essence of good ethical conduct and practice is summarized below. All 7Oaks Triathlon Club Officials and Volunteers must:
The Club acknowledges and adopts the British Triathlon policy regarding Equality and Diversity which are defined as follows:
Equality: treating everyone with fairness and respect and recognising and responding to the needs of individuals. Taking positive actions to address existing disadvantages and barriers affecting how people engage with and participate in triathlon.
Diversity: acknowledging and celebrating the differences between groups of people and between individuals.
The Club is committed to the principle of equality of opportunity and aims to ensure that all present and potential participants, members, coaches, competitors, officials, volunteers, spectators and employees are treated fairly and are able to fulfil their potential within the sport.
The Club is committed to everyone having the right to enjoy their sport in an environment free from threat of intimidation, harassment and abuse.
All Club members have a responsibility to oppose discriminatory behaviour and promote equality of opportunity.
The Club is committed to the British Triathlon policy statement regarding Clean Sport as follows:
All sporting participants have the right to compete in doping-free sport (Clean Sport). The British Triathlon Federation adopts the UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) and World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) position that cheating, including doping, in sport is fundamentally contrary to the spirit of sport, undermining the otherwise positive impact of sport on society. To this end the British Triathlon Federation commits to support Clean Sport in the UK in the following ways:
How we support Clean Sport.
British Triathlon is integral to sport in the UK as the National Governing Body for Triathlon in Great Britain. It is developing and implementing a comprehensive education programme for all aspiring and current Olympic and Paralympic triathletes and multisport team members as well as coaches and support personnel working across the performance pathway.