Clubhouse Rules

To maintain the clubhouse to a good condition and continue to utilise the facilities for a broad range of functions (Long Sutton Cricket Club rent the Club House from the Long Sutton Village Hall), we kindly request all players fully respect and adhere to the following basic clubhouse rule:

  • Please remove spikes before entering the club and please keep the club in a clean and tidy state.

Club Policies

Long Sutton Cricket Club is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of its playing members. The Club believes that it is important that members, coaches, administrators and parents associated with the Club should, at all times, show respect, encouraged to be open and to share any concerns or complaints that they may have about any aspect of the Club with the Club Chairman, President and/or Welfare Officer(s).

As a member of Long Sutton Cricket Club you are expected to abide by the following Club rules:

  • All players must play within the rules and respect umpires and their decisions
  • All members must respect opponents
  • Members should keep to agreed timings for training and competitions or inform their Manager if they are going to be late

Equity Policy Statement

Long Sutton Cricket Club is committed to ensuring that equity is incorporated across all aspects its development. In doing so it acknowledged and adopts the following Sport of England definition of sports equity:

  • Sports equity is about fairness in sport, equality of access, recognising inequalities and taking steps to address them. It is about changing the culture and structure of sport to ensure it becomes equally accessible to everyone in society
  • The Club respects the rights, dignity and worth of every person and will treat everyone within the context of their sport, regardless of age, ability, gender, race, ethnicity, religious belief, sexuality or social / economic status
  • The Club is committed to everyone having the right to enjoy their sport in an environment free from threat of intimidation, harassment and abuse. All Club members have a responsibility to oppose discriminatory behaviour and promote equality of opportunity
  • The Club will deal with any incidence of discriminatory behaviour seriously

As members of the Cricket Family

We Always:

  • Support positively and applaud good play
  • Respect umpires and opposition players
  • Remember that players, especially children are playing to have fun
  • Behave as good role models on the boundary
  • Congratulate the opposition and make their supporters welcome

We Never:

  • Force our children to play
  • Stray from the boundary onto the ground
  • Verbally abuse umpires, players or other spectators
  • Threaten, intimidate or use bad language
  • Give offence by way of insult, humiliation or discrimination