The Club Constitution has been updated to take into account improvements in the last 4 years (since it was last updated) & is subject to approval by members at EGM. Also below is an Explanatory Document summarising the changes from the last version.
Constitution - Latest Version (with changes identified)
Codes Of Conduct
The club prides itself about the welcome and friendliness it offers to every single member. We've adopted UKA Codes of Conduct for Athletes & Coaches (see below) to reinforce our club values.
Social Media Guidelines
Lliswerry Runners has a facebook Page (www.facebook.com/LliswerryRunners) and twitter account (@LliswerryRunner) for the public and facebook groups for members-only discussion. Our social media guidelines apply to all & can be found here:
Data Protection Policy
In light of the changes caused by GDPR, we have created a Data protection policy which outlines how we use members' data at the club.
For all Welfare matters, Lliswerry Runners operates under the framework of both Welsh Athletics and UK Athletics. Welsh Athletics aligns to the policies and procedures promoted by UK Athletics which can be identified by following the link below:
Welsh Athletics also have a Welfare Officer, Steve Jones, who can be contacted on 02920 644870.
If you'd like to learn more about any of the above or become a first-aider, please do have a chat with Ruth or Martyn.
You can also find more information on governing and safeguarding procedures in athletics on the following websites:
You can find the Club's Disciplinary Procedures below. These are aligned with British Athletics' and Welsh Athletics' recommendations to ensure that our rules are fair and consistent. These were updated and agreed by club members in 2015.
These are accompanied by explanatory notes:
The club's activities are constantly being assessed to ensure all reasonable steps are taken to minimise risks to participants. Here is our overall risk assessment which guides measures taken to protect members: