Softball Ontario has developed the following free resources to help the Softball Community implement the Respcet My Game Program. Please feel free to browse all of our resources, and use whatever combination of resources you feel will help build respect with your organization.
NEW Respect My Game Parent's Guide
Download the Respect My Game Card parents guide or link it to your Softball Association's website. Includes the top 10 Missunderstood Rules.
Respect My Game Card
Download the Respect My Game Card to print (ideally on Business Card paper) and distribute to the various stakeholders within your Association (i.e. League Executive Members, Divisional Coordinators, Coaches, Players, Parents, etc.).
Respect My Game Umpire Card
Each Umpire registered with Softball Ontario in 2009 received a laminated copy of the Respect My Game Umpire Card designed to be included in the Umpire’s Plate Conference prior to each game. Download and print replacement cards if necessary.
Respect My Game Guides
The Respect My Game Guides for Parents and Coaches is a resource designed to help parents or coaches identify whether their behaviour is abusive and help them better understand the 10 most misunderstood rules in the game. It also contains the Parents’ and Coaches’ Code of Conduct.
Respect My Game Player’s Code of Conduct
Use the Respect My Game Player’s Code of Conduct to encourage respect amongst players as well as towards people in leadership roles (Coaches, Umpires, League Executive, etc).
Respect My Game Posters
Download and print the Respect My Game Posters – available with both Female and Male players. Print and hang these posters in your League Clubhouse and at Tournaments to promote the Association’s participation in the Respect My Game Program.
Respect My Game Learning Facilitator's Handbook
Download the Respect My Game Facilitator's Guide to help implement the program in your area.
Respect My Game Participant Manual
Download the Respect My Game Participant Manual to help implement the program in your area. For easy downloading, the Manual has been split into seven (7) sections.
Respect My Game Brochure
Download the Respect My Game Brochure to provide more information to your members about the Respect My Game Program and what it has to offer!
Respect My Game Card Report Card
Download the Respect My Game Card Report card to print (ideally on Business Card paper) and distribute to the Umpires within your Association to evaluate the use of the Respect My Game Principles:
If you have any questions regarding the Respect My Game Program, contact Steph Sutton at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 416-426-7150.