Junior Track Etiquette
Comet Triathlon Club Junior Code of Conduct and Club Etiquette
All children and parents to read club rules to be adhered to:
All junior members must sign in and pay appropriate subs before session
commencement. Remember, no subs, no session, no exceptions!
Arrive ten minutes early for beginning of sessions as that’s when any announcements are delivered.
All athletes must be appropriately dressed for the weather conditions.
No bare midriffs in winter! Bring along gloves, hat, extra layer of clothing, etc.
Track Etiquette. For those new to running track or for those familiar with the
etiquette but need a refresher here are a few do’s & don’ts.
Do always peel off to the outside of the track when finishing a repetition.
This is most important to avoid accidents & collisions between runners
Do bring adequate clothing for warm up, warm downs and stretching.
Do stay with the group you have been allocated to.
Do listen to the coaches instructions carefully.
Do make sure your trainers are laced securely.
Do pay attention to what is going on around you and with your group.
Do ask your coach to repeat if your not sure what has been said.
Do have a water bottle with fluid in at all times.
Do ask one of the coaches first if you wish to use the toilet.
The last and very important Do! Do bring a watch!
Don’t Under any circumstance leave the site without a recognized parent or Guardian.
Don’t fool around as it leads to accidents!
Coaches are only responsible for children whilst they remain on the site.
Site exits are not secured and coaches cannot be responsible for children who leave
Please collect your child promptly at the end of session time stated.
All athletes/club members are required to adhere to the Comet Triathlon Club code
of conduct guidelines. Any child behaving unacceptably will subject to possible
verbal warnings. Any participant receiving more than two such warnings in a given
period will be suspended from attending for an appropriate specified number of
Unacceptable behaviour includes but is not limited to deliberately endangering
others, damaging equipment or property, disrupting sessions or being
Please check session times on www.CometTriathlonClub.com