About Racquetball Ontario
Racquetball Ontario is the Provincial Sport Organization for the sport of racquetball. Our mission is to coordinate, govern and encourage the advancement of racquetball from the grassroots to the elite level across the Province of Ontario. Our vision is to be a visible, vibrant sport enjoyed throughout the Province by Canadians of all ages and abilities.
Mission, Vision and Values
To coordinate, govern, and encourage the advancement of Racquetball from the grassroots level through to elite levels across Ontario.
Racquetball as a visible and vibrant sport enjoyed throughout the Province by Canadians of all ages and abilities.
The values we believe to be instrumental in making decisions and impacting how we interact are outlined below. We believe in managing Racquetball Ontario according to Racquetball Canada’s values and ensuring that the Principles of True Sport are activated on the field of play.
The first letter from key words in our value statements spell TRUE integrating our values with the principles of True Sport.
|Racquetball Canada Values||Our Declaration||I/We Live Our Values By . . .|
|We believe that integrity makes True champions||Our sport builds character and teaches life lessons that extend beyond the court. We strive to make ethical decisions and to behave in a manner that reflects our values. We work tirelessly to create and preserve trust||Providing leadership by adhering to our policies Offering education and development opportunities to coaches, officials and athletes|
|We foster a safe and inclusive expeRience||We respect each other and advocate for a quality sport environment. We invite multiple perspectives to ensure fairness and dignity for everyone. Everyone has the right to feel supported and welcomed||Adopting safe sport guidelines Inviting all communities to participate|
|We are one, connected commUnity||We strive to foster a fun, positive, diverse and rewarding environment where everyone has a place to learn, grow, volunteer, work and compete.We encourage everyone to stay involved for life. We believe that everyone can benefit from our sport’s healthy lifestyle.||We offer a variety of programs and leagues to accommodate all skill levels and ages We are adaptable and open to new opportunities|
|We are committed to Excellence||We go the extra mile to ensure quality results, effective processes and good governance. We help everyone achieve their highest potential. We strive to be transparent and accountable in our actions, decisions and promises. We encourage everyone to participate, to have fun and to strive for excellence.||We ensure that everyone has a place to participate and be challenged We develop opportunities for meaningful competition|
Board of Directors
|Vice President||Daniel Puckett|
|Operational – Provincial Representative to Racquetball Canada||Adrian Webb|
|Operational – Director of Officiating and Ranking||Terry Nelson|
Policies & Bylaws
Racquetball Ontario has adopted the policies and procedures of our governing National Sport Organization (Racquetball Canada). Racquetball Canada has worked alongside the Sport Law & Strategy Group to develop updated, comprehensive, user-friendly policies and procedures.
Racquetball Ontario’s Policy Suite is comprehensive and reflects current best practices that will guide the organization in its operations including policies that support our values, help ensure accountability and transparency and that deal with bullying, abuse, harassment, discrimination, maltreatment and conflict.
Racquetball Ontario also adheres to the Universal Code of Conduct for the Maltreatment of Sport (UCCMS).