Code of Conduct
At Pitikwé Skatepark, we aim to create a safe, welcoming, and inclusive environment for everyone, regardless of gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, ability, or background. We believe in a community that promotes diversity, respect, empathy, and understanding. To ensure a positive and inclusive experience for all, we expect everyone to abide by the following Code of Conduct:
- 1. Respect and Kindness: Treat all individuals with respect, kindness, and dignity.
- 2. No Discrimination: Harassment, discrimination, dehumanization or any form of harmful behavior will not be tolerated. Embrace and celebrate our differences.
- 3. Inclusive Language: Use language that is inclusive and affirming to all. Derogatory language, or any words that may hurt or demean others will not be tolerated.
- 4. Consent and Boundaries: Always obtain consent before engaging in physical contact or taking photos or videos of others. Respect personal boundaries, belongings and space at all times.
- 5. Support Fellow Skaters: All skill levels are welcome at Pitikwé Skatepark. If asked, offer encouragement, and advice to beginners who are new to skateparks.
- 6. Report Misconduct: If you witness any form of harassment, discrimination, or inappropriate behavior, report it immediately to park staff or management. Do not be a bystander.
- 7. Safe Environment: Prioritize the safety of yourself and others. Follow skatepark rules and regulations, and do not engage in reckless or dangerous behavior. Know your limits.
- 8. Accessible Space: Be mindful of others, especially those with mobility challenges or disabilities. Keep skate areas clear and avoid obstructing ramps and obstacles.
- 9. Cleanliness: Keep the skatepark clean and free from litter. Dispose of trash properly and help maintain the park's facilities.
- 10. Lead by Example: Be a role model for positive behavior, inclusivity and change. Encourage others to embrace diversity and create a welcoming environment. Be open to learning from diverse perspectives and take the initiative to educate yourself.
By following this Code of Conduct, we can build a strong community that celebrates diversity and provides an inclusive space for everyone to enjoy. Thank you for your cooperation and commitment to fostering a respectful and accepting atmosphere for all.