PHA TRYOUTS - Health and Safety Protocols, News (Pickering Minor Hockey Association)

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Sep 13, 2021 | PHAadmin | 480 views
PHA TRYOUTS - Health and Safety Protocols
Working with the City of Pickering, the PHA is implementing health and safety protocols for the duration of tryouts.

Entrance Restrictions
1. Have tested positive for COVID-19 and have not been deemed by health authorities to have recovered from COVID-19

2. Are sick with any illness or have any symptoms associated with COVID-19, including fever, cough, tiredness, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, chest pain/pressure, loss of taste or smell, discoloration of fingers or toes, or loss of speech

3. Anyone who has returned from traveling outside of Canada in the past 14 days and been advised to quarantine per the federal quarantine requirements
Anyone who knows or believes that they may have been exposed in the past 14 days to a person who has symptoms of COVID-19; or a person who has tested positive for COVID-19, and they have not been fully-vaccinated against COVID-19

Entrance Information

Upon entryall spectators and participants are required to wear a mask

2. On ice-participants may remove their face covering before entering the ice surface.
3. Masks/face covering must be worn as soon as they leave the ice
Spectators will be directed to a viewing area in the designated arena (dress appropriately for the cold)

5. Spectators for Tryouts will be limited to 1 spectator per participant
Spectators for Regular Season will be limited to 1 spectatorper participant
Facility Doors will remain closed at all times
8. Participants (players, coaches, spectators) are to arrive 15 minutes prior to their scheduled ice time. Entry will be permitted only 15 minutes before. After the ice session, participants have 15 minutes to exit the facility. 

Arena Information

1. All activity must follow OHF Return to Hockey Framework.
Each arena will have a capacity limit for participants and spectators.
Player and spectators (parent/guardian) must enter at the same time. Have all participants stand with their spectator to enter

the arena in an orderly manner.

4. Change Rooms/Arena Change Areas will be open with capacity limits for use and sanitized after each permit, Users should physically distance as much as possible when using these amenities, masks must be worn in the change rooms.
General public access is not permitted


NOTE: Only participants registered for tryouts and one guardian will be permitted into the arena. No general admission to the arena is permitted. NO General spectators are permitted at any tryout.

All players are U12 (Minor Peewee) and above should be able to get dressed on their own. After the parent check's in their player at the gate/check-in table they must exit the building, we will bring all the parents in as a group for the start of tryouts.


*Everyone entering the building must fill in a contact tracing Covid forms.
 Click here for the PHA Self Screening form 

All tryout protocols can be viewed on the PHA Protocols tab on the PHA website. 

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