Covid 19 Update

These guidelines apply so that tennis activity can be enjoyed in a way that is in line with Government advice and helps to prevent the spread of COVID-19. They include measures to limit hand to shared surface contact and minimise unnecessary interactions with others.  These guidelines have been produced in line with the Government guidance on public spaces, outdoor activity and exercise. .

EQUIPMENT

  1. Take hand sanitizer with you
  2. Take all your own equipment (do not share equipment such as rackets, grips, hats and towels)
  3. Only take the minimum amount of equipment with you that you need to play
  4. Clean and wipe down your equipment, including racquets and water bottles before and after use
  5. Bring a full water bottle, and do not share food or drink with others
  6. Ensure you take all your belongings with you at the end of the session and do not leave anything on court especially bottles and ball cans.

TRAVELLING TO AND FROM THE COURT

  1. Arrive as close as possible to when you need to be there
  2. Allow others to leave before you enter the court - if you need to wait then do so away from the courts and clear of the gates
  3. Ensure you leave the court before the end of your allotted time so that it is empty for the next players
  4. Do not congregate after playing. No extra-curricular or social activity should take place

COURT LIMITS

  1. Maximum of four people per court. Players can be from different households

MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCING

  1. Stay at least two metres away from other players at all times (including during play, when taking breaks and before and after play)
  2. Do not make physical contact with other players (such as shaking hands or high five)
  3. Stay on your side of court and avoid changing ends.

EQUIPMENT & FACILITIES

  1. Be aware that onsite toilet facilities may not be open. Where they are open, players are advised to take particular care when using them