COVID-19 Restrictions

If any member is showing symptoms of Covid-19, or members of their household are showing such symptoms, then please, STAY AT HOME. 

PLEASE NOTE: There will be strict rules implemented at the club which MUST be followed for social distancing. If a member chooses to play tennis at the club then it is each individual member’s responsibility and they do so at their own risk. All guidelines MUST BE ADHERED TO. If members do not comply, they will be asked to leave and this could result in further sanctions, as not adhering to these rules risks the safety of others which could result in the club having to close again.

CLUBSPARK: All courts must be booked before play commences. It is imperative that you record all players names on your booking.  We would ask you to be generous in spirit when making bookings, and consider that other members will also want to play and court availability will be restricted (max of 90 minutes per day and to a max of 4 bookings per week per member). 

COACHING: Rob is doing 1-1 coaching and Junior Coaching sessions – tel no 07919 838748. Georgia also provides 1-1 coaching and Adult group coaching sessions/Young Adults/Back to Tennis - tel no 07477 288881.

GUESTS: Members can bring a guest up to 3 times at £5 per visit – they will then be invited to join the club. Members can sign them in via ClubSpark and pay online or pay by BACS to Barclays Bank, Cary Park Tennis Club, Account No. 30979619 Sort Code. 20-60-88. Can you please state your name and ‘guest fee’ when making the transaction . Alternatively, please put the money in a named envelope and place in the suggestion box outside the clubhouse.

RULES FOR PLAYING: Members must close all gates behind them. N.B. The code for the middle gate will be revealed to all members by email. Do not enter courts until your court is free. Hands must be sanitised before play – please use the hand sanitiser’s attached to court fence or bring your own. All members must use their own playing equipment. Keep at least 2m distance at all times. Do not make physical contact with other players (such as shaking hands or high five).  Do not pick up balls that aren’t yours – use your racket or feet to return balls (including your partners). Do not arrive or leave together/stand around in groups for too long, even at a 2 metre distance. Remember to sanitise your hands when finished. Try to leave 5 minutes early to avoid contact with the next pairing/family. Please remember to lock the side gate if you are the last one on the courts…

TOILET FACILITIES:  The key to the toilets is back in the key safe. The code is 'TENIS'.  Please clean the toilet seat, flush button, taps and door handle after use with the antiseptic wipes provided.  Please ensure that you always lock the toilet after use. 

CLUBHOUSE: The clubhouse is open - should you wish to make yourself a cup of tea/coffee then please make sure you have a key.
 

FINALLY: Any of the above is subject to change at any time without notice. However, we will do our best to inform you in advance. It is our intention to meet (via Zoom) to review the up to date situation and we would be grateful for any feedback for our meetings, and to that end can you please send any comments to [email protected]

Before coming to play, please click on the link below and read the LTA guidelines for tennis players….

https://www.lta.org.uk/about-us/tennis-news/news-and-opinion/general-news/2020/march/coronavirus-covid-19---latest-advice/

Stay safe, be alert, follow the rules and enjoy your tennis!!