Patsy Mak Good Sports Award
In 2018, and continuing in 2019, Kingston Blues Netball Club have introduced a weekly award, sponsored and conceived by our Club Patron, Patsy Makarewicz.
The Patsy Mak Good Sports Award aims to encourage and recognise positive behaviours that reflect the Club’s core values and will be awarded each week to a player from each team that best meets the following criteria.
The player should:
Be relentless, fair and focused in upholding & demonstrating the values and expected behaviours of the Club
Some of our expected behaviours include
We will not use offensive language or display rude behaviour
We will treat others how we wish to be treated
We will listen to our Coaches, umpires and team members
We will arrive on time to training and games
We will make sure we have appropriate clothing for training and games
We will Follow the Rules and listen to the umpires
We will demonstrate good sportsmanship toward others
We will try our best at training and on game day
Show respect and courtesy to all involved with the sport
Promote fair play
Encourage and support all participants of the sport
Help each other reach their potential and respect each other’s talent and developmental stage
Play with respect, integrity and fairness
Take responsibility for their actions attending all training sessions and work to the best of their ability for the overall success of their team
Over the 25 weeks of the season a player will be nominated from each team to receive the award.
The continued success of the club and the growth of our values within it, are important to Patsy Mak and our committee and we aim to instill these values into every member of our club, players, coaches, umpires and committee.
Thank you Patsy Mak for implementing and sponsoring this award, we are all working with you to spread the values throughout the Club.t