Florida Pickleball Leagues (FPLI) upholds values of respect and sportsmanship for enjoyable play. Discover our Code of Conduct, fostering camaraderie and fair competition.
The Mission of the Florida Pickleball Leagues, Inc. (FPLI) is to provide infrastructure and leadership for the operation and expansion of competitive team based pickleball leagues for men and women throughout the state of Florida. It is essential that FPLI management, volunteers, captains, and players in promoting this mission, model good behavior, led by example and display respect and self-control.
The code of conduct is a communication tool that informs internal and external parties about what is valued at FPLI. Every person involved in our mission whether participant, officer, volunteer, sponsor or representative of the League (the stakeholders), agrees to the following:
FPLI prohibits unlawful discrimination, harassment, or abuse based on race, color, religion, veteran status, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy status, sex, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, mental or physical disability, medical condition, or any other characteristics protected by law. FPLI prohibits bullying and considers bullying a form of discrimination, harassment, and abuse.
FPLI takes its responsibility to comply with laws and regulations seriously. Each participant is expected to comply with applicable local and state legal ordinances, requirements, and prohibitions.
FPLI will take prompt and appropriate action in response to potential violations of the Code of Conduct. Once a complaint has been placed, the Commissioner will initially analyze it and may meet privately with the complainant to understand the complaint in more detail. Following a fact-finding phase, the Commissioner will call a meeting with impartial FPLI managers to review the complaint and propose a response. If the complaint is well-founded, any of the following corrective actions may be imposed in writing to the offender(s).
• Letter of reprimand
• Removal from league activities
• Transfer to other tasks
• Suspension from duties
• Termination or removal from, duties
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