JAX Competitive Swimmer Code of Conduct

As a member of JAX, I agree to abide by our team’s Swimmer Code of Conduct.

  • I will strive to improve, and I will help create an environment where my teammates can improve.

  • I will contribute to creating a safe, caring, and friendly environment.

  • I will behave in a way that is a credit to the JAX team.

  • I will display good sportsmanship at all times.

I understand that disciplinary issues will be dealt with by my coach(es) and/or the JAX board. I understand that abusive language, bullying, lying, stealing, vandalism, or use of improper/controlled substances will not be tolerated. I understand that following the JAX Swimmer Code of Conduct is in my own best interest.

I will follow the JAX Swimmer Code of Conduct because doing so will help me and my teammates reach our potential as athletes and young adults, and will help JAX achieve its mission and vision.

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Click HERE for further explanation of the tenets of the JAX Swimmer Code of Conduct.


  1. Arrive early and get ready. Start on time.

  2. Listen attentively. Follow instructions without debate or delay.

  3. Keep your comments positive and motivational.

  4. Display good sportsmanship and lane etiquette.

  5. Follow facility rules and directions from authority figures.

  6. Stay in designated, supervised areas.

  7. Spend no more than ten (10) minutes in the locker room.

  8. Show respect for others, their belongings, and the facility.


  1. Verbal warning, recorded in Discipline Log.

  2. Time-out and Parent Alert.

  3. Swimmer removed, call parent. Parent conference. Apology.

  4. Suspension. Swimmer-parent-coach meet. Behavior Contract.

  5. Extended suspension or removal.

Click HERE for further explanation of the specific JAX Rules and Consequences, and example Disciplinary Log and Parent Alert Sheets.