Mission

CP_Logo_Text Missiion
At the Central Park Athletic Association, our mission is:
  • To build positive childhood memories from sports.
  • To boost the player’s self-esteem.
  • To provide a stimulating and fun recreational experience.
  • To encourage giving your best effort.
  • To understand the value of teamwork, fair play and respect of other players regardless of abilities.
  • To install the values of good sportsmanship.
  • To lose without excuses and to win without boasting.
  • To improve player’s baseball skills and instruct them in the rules of the game.

Code of Conduct:

Central Park Baseball believes that children deserve to have fun in a safe and caring environment. Please pledge to do everything you can to make this possible for all the children in our program.

Parents – Code of Conduct
1.  As a parent I will provide positive support and encouragement for my child.
2.  I will place the physical and emotional well being of my child ahead of any personal desire to win.
3.  I will insist that my child play in a safe and healthy environment
4.  I will provide support for coaches and officials working with my child to provide a fun experience for all.
5.  I will demand a drug & alcohol free environment for my child and I will not use or allow use of such substances at any game or practice.
6.  I will remember that not all children are gifted with the same athletic ability but all benefit from encouragement and practice.
7.  I will do my very best to make youth sports fun for my child.
8.  I will ask my child to treat other players, coaches, fans and officials with respect.
9.  I will make sure that my child arrives at practice and games on time.

Players – Code of Conduct
1.  As a player I will do my very best to listen and learn from my coaches.
2.  I will treat my coaches with respect and I will expect to be treated accordingly.
3.  I will encourage good sportsmanship from my teammates, coaches, parents and officials at every practice and game.
4.  I will attend all practices and games that I can and notify my coach if I cannot.
5.  I will expect to receive a fair amount of playing time.
6.  I will remember that the main goal is to learn and have fun and will let my parents and coaches know if it stops being fun.
7.  I expect to play in an alcohol, tobacco and drug free environment and expect adults to comply.

Coaches – Code of Conduct
1.  As a coach I will provide positive support and encouragement for all players.
2.  I will plan for all practices and games.
3.  I will welcome other coaches, parents, and players.
4.  I will listen to players and discuss player progress with parents.
5.  I will be courteous to umpires.
6.  I will know emergency procedures and put players safety first.
7.  I will know and understand the rules for the age group in which I coach.
8.  I will not use profanity or threatening behavior when coaching.
9.  I will support the rules and regulations of Central Park Athletic Association and the Forsyth County Parks and Recreation
Department.

Note: if these codes are broken, the board reserves the right to take corrective actions