COVID-19 – OUTDOOR ARENA PARTICIPANT OPERATIONAL PROCEDURES & PROTOCOLS

For the safety of all our participants and all others who attend the our tournament, we have summarized a few key operational procedures & protocols from the plan for everyone to follow

 

 

  • Anyone entering the outdoor arena facility and all persons in their household must be following provincial guidelines related to physical distancing, quarantine, and/or isolation as it pertains to COVID-19.

  • Only participants and patrons who DO NOT exhibit any COVID-19 related symptoms will be permitted access in the outdoor arena facility. If you are feeling unwell or displaying any Covid-19 related symptoms you will not be permitted to enter the arena facility.

  • If you have been in contact with anyone with a confirmed or suspected case of Covid-19, we ask that you DO NOT visit the arena facility unless you have adhered to all the Ministry of Health protocols and procedures.

  • All participants or parents/guardians must complete our “COVID-19 Participant Agreement” before entering the arena facility.

 

 

Participant/Patron Safety Protocols:

 

  1. When arriving at the Outdoor Arena, please ensure that your vehicle is parked in every other parking spot to respect physical distance between vehicles as much as possible.

 

  1. Entry points into the area will be monitored and limited to ONLY in order to monitor how many people are entering/exiting the facility.

 

  1. Upon entering the arena facility all participants must utilize the hand sanitizer dispensers located at the entrance.

 

  1. The use of face coverings to protect your nose and mouth for any indoor and outdoor space that does not readily allow for appropriate physical distancing is now mandatory under current Public Health guidelines.​

 

  1. Outdoor rink dressing areas following restrictions:

 

  • No more than 6 players will be allowed in each outdoor dressing areas in order to maintain physical distancing.

  • All players are asked to come to the rink no earlier than 15 minutes prior to their scheduled ice/game time.

  • All players are asked to vacate their outdoor rink no later than 15 minutes after their schedule ice/game time has concluded.

 

7. All participants are encouraged to bring their own water bottles to limit activity in dressing room corridors.

 

8. On-ice players benches have been extended to allow for physical distancing while off the ice during games, a maximum number of 6 persons will be permitted at any one time.

 

9. For games on ice participants will be limited to 3 players on the ice per team, with a maximum of 6 players per team, all activity is NON-CONTACT physical distancing should always be maintained on the ice surface.

 

10. Participants are to vacate the rink within 15 minutes of their exit from the ice surface in order to provide sufficient time for facility staff to clean and disinfect prior to next use.

15. Upon exiting, all participants, parents and/or guardians are encouraged to utilize the hand sanitizer dispensers located throughout the main lobby, and in dressing rooms.

 

We look forward to seeing everyone back on the ice, granted under different circumstances than we are all used to, but understanding that we will all need to do our part to get through these times together and keep our Sports Village community healthy and strong.

Stay safe…wash your hands!

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