Taunton Table Tennis.
Equity statement and policy.
Table tennis is played and enjoyed by millions of people in every continent, irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, ethnic origin, nationality, colour, parental or marital status, pregnancy, religious belief, class or social background, sexual preference, occupation or political belief.
Taunton Table Tennis is committed to:
- Ensure that table tennis in the club remains open and welcoming to all who wish to play, spectate, coach, officiate or work in the club.
- Ensure that fairness is incorporated across all aspects of its activities.
- Respect the rights, dignity and worth of every person and will treat everyone equally within the context of table tennis.
- Everyone having the right to enjoy their sport in an environment free from threat of intimidation, harassment and abuse.
All members have a responsibility to oppose discriminatory behaviour and promote equality of opportunity. Taunton Table Tennis will deal with any incidence of discriminatory behaviour seriously, according to club disciplinary procedures.
This statement and policy will be reviewed annually by Taunton Table Tennis officers and adopted formally at the Annual General Meeting.