As a club we ensure that we follow suitable best practices.  We also expect players to play their part and follow a Player’s manual which outlines their commitment and expected behaviour both on and off the pitch.

The following additional policies, however, should be noted:

Our Club’s Constitution

To review our Club’s Constitution, please click here.

Child Protection Policy

Stratford Hockey Club takes the subject of Child Protection seriously.  Please click here to review our club’s policy.

Equity and Ethics

Stratford Hockey Club is committed to the area of Equity and Ethics.

This Code encapsulates all of the sporting, moral and ethical principles that hockey represents and is intended for all participants and disciplines within the sport however they choose to participate – as a player, umpire, coach, official, volunteer or a parent supporting on the sidelines.

Everyone involved in the sport should promote equality of access and opportunity, fairness and respect.  All those involved within hockey have a responsibility to act according to the highest standards of integrity and to ensure that the reputation of the sport is, and remain, high.

We follow the England hockey directive on this area, for full information please click here to download your copy of Respect – Code of Ethics and Behaviour.

Grievance Procedure

To view our Grievance procedure, please see here: SHC Disciplinary Policy

Risk Assessment

To view our Risk Assessment, please see here: Stratford Hockey Club Risk Assessment 2020/21