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Safety Guidelines for Children & Young People in Sport & Recreation

In a positive and safe sporting or recreational environment, young people can develop healthy lifestyles, friendships, life skills and a strong sense of belonging and community.

The below downloadable guidelines have been developed by Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) to support safe participation in sport and recreation for children and young people.

These guidelines are relevant to administrators, schools, teachers, coaches, parents, officials and participants.

© Sports Medicine Australia 2008