Respect The Game Fall 2012
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GSYSL is proud to announce a "
Respect the Game
" initiative in the Fall of 2012.
All Players and Referees will be given a patch by GSYSL to wear on their uniform sleeve.
Respect is the collective responsibility of everyone involved in football to create a fair, safe and enjoyable environment in which the game can take place
also aims to bring the fun back to soccer for young players. Parents and coaches pushing too hard and pressuring impressionable children is having a negative impact on their development and enjoyment of the game.
is the collective responsibility of everyone involved in soccer, at
all levels, to create a fair, safe and enjoyable environment in which the game can take place.
aims to address the drop-out rate (30-40% each season) of referees from soccer due to abuse.
"Respect the Game"
is a campaign committed to providing a positive, safe and enjoyable atmosphere at all soccer events.
We want all to enjoy the game responsibly. We encourage and expect all Coach's Players,Fans and Referees to:
players, officials and other fans
Be loud, enthusiastic and supportive of the teams and the referees
Remember ... It's all about THE GAME!
Clubs contact Shirley Campbell for "Respect" patches for your team(s) at
Referees contact Steve Lewis for "Respect" patches at