Q: Should players come dressed and ready to play?
Yes, all players should come to the arena "Ready to Play." Changing/locker rooms are not available. .
Q: Are players required to wear face coverings?
Yes, players are required to wear a face covering at all times. However, if during the physical activity a player cannot tolerate the face covering, it may be removed, but must be put back on when the physical activity has concluded.
Q: Are spectators allowed to attend a league game or activity?
DEK HOCKEY LEAGUE: Two (2) spectators per player allowed. There are no exceptions to this requirement.
FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Two (2) spectators per player allowed. There are no exceptions to this requirement.
BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Within the Girls and Youth Basketall leagues, there is a strict one (1) spectator per player policy in place. Within the Men's league, there is a NO spectator policy. Spectator policies are subject to change and are based on the NY state and local government capacity limits. There are no exceptions to this requirement.
*The more restrictive policy for the Basketball Leagues are in place given the smaller size of the Gym compared to other playing areas,
RENTALS: Drop off only
Q: Are siblings included in the number of spectators allowed??
Yes, younger siblings, older siblings, cousins, friends, aunts, uncles, grandparents, parents etc are all treated the same and are subject to the spectator policy.
Q: Are spectators required to wear face coverings?
Face coverings are required for all spectators. If you have a health issue that makes you unable to tolerate a face covering, you do not need to wear one. See below for spectator restrictions. Social distancing markers have been placed throughout The Sports Arena.
Q: What are the cleaning/sanitizing procedures?
- At the conclusion of each game/activity, our maintenance team follows enhanced cleaning protocols to sanitize the playing area and stands prior to the next scheduled game/activity. The Sports Arena's game/activity schedule has accounted for this extra cleaning time. Please be respectful of this added measure and look to exit promptly after the game/activity you are atttending has concluded.
- Notwithstanding all the precautions that The Sports Arena will take, due to the nature of the virus, the risk of contracting COVID-19 remains.
Q: What should I do when I arrive for my game/activity?
Incoming teams are not allowed to enter the facility until both our cleaning and sanitizing has been completed AND the opposing teams have exited. At that time, incoming teams will be allowed to enter the playing area or designated viewing location as defined by social distancing markers.
Q: Do I have to leave after the conclusion of my game/activity?
Yes,upon the conclusion of each game, players and spectators are asked to exit the arena fairly quickly so that our staff can prepare for the next game.