Club Time Rules and Regulations

 

The Yonkers Figure Skating Club expects that its members and their guests will adhere to its Code of Conduct, both on and off the ice, in and around the rink. Failure to do so may result in the violators being asked to leave the ice or the rink.

 

General Conduct:

  • Be courteous to other skaters, coaches, judges, parents, session monitors, rink employees at all times.

  • Profanity and disrespectful behavior will not be tolerated.

  • Respect the instructions and decisions of the session monitor.

  • Eating or drinking is not allowed on the ice.

  • Respect rink property. Discard all garbage and report vandalism to the session monitor.

 

Skating Programs and Music:

  • The person skating her or his program has the right of way at all times.

  • Skaters should express themselves respectfully to the session monitor.

  • Skaters should pay attention to any instructions or announcements made during  the session. 

 

Skating Lessons:

  • Skaters should show consideration for coaches and other skaters involved in lessons during a session.

 

 

Safety:

  • Skaters must not engage in personal conversations, roughhousing, or other distracting and dangerous activities during a session.

  • Skaters who fall should get up rapidly and should not lie on the ice unless they are seriously injured.                           

  • Pretending to be injured is unacceptable behavior.

  • Skaters who observe unsafe, rude or inconsiderate behavior on the part of other skaters should report this at once to the session monitor.

  • Skaters who observe an injury on the ice should report this at once to the session monitor.

  • Skaters on the ice must not talk to anyone at the doors or in the bleachers. Communication between skaters on the ice and anyone off the ice can be disruptive and dangerous.