COVID Safe Return to the Pool

Safe return to the pool

To keep everyone safe, we would like parents to take note of the Updated Club Illness Policy  effective from 03 June 2020:


Parents are requested to keep their child home if they are exhibiting signs of acute illness, such as ANY of the following:

temperature 37.5C or above

  • sore throat
  • joint or muscle aches
  • headache
  • cough
  • runny nose
  • fatigue
  • vomiting
  • diarrhoea

The swimmer should be symptom free for 48 hours before returning to training.

This policy applies to every swimmer in PN, DN, EN and Junior squads - no exemptions!

 

Please remember that these requirements are a condition of returning to the pool and are designed by the authorities to enable tracing of any contact pathways should somebody test positive to COVID-19.

Training at either venue

 

A roll call will be conducted outside of HBF Stadium or UWA pool for the swimmers who are training in that session. Only swimmers who have their names on the list provided by the club will be allowed entry into the training venue. The roll call will be conducted by a volunteer.


Arrive no earlier than 5 minutes at your designated entry door.
Late arrivals will not be admitted to the pool.
Parents are not allowed access to either training venue.
No sharing of equipment
Toilets are open, but no change room or shower facilities available.
Hand sanitiser will be provided at both venues and must be used upon entry to the venue.
Swimmers are to maintain 1.5m social distancing at all times whilst moving through the facility
All sessions will finish on time. Parents please be punctual for pick up and be waiting at the designated finish time.


Training at HBF Stadium


Swimmers must enter the venue via the allocated door. Swimmers cannot enter through WAIS.

Outdoor 8 lane and indoor 8 lane pool

 

Entry A – main entrance; Exit A – through the turn-style next to the water polo pool;
Parents advised to pick up their children from the slipway (parents must remain with their car) or carpark 1 (athletics carpark); there is no parking at the Montessori Child care centre

Outdoor 10 lane pool 

 

Entry B – side entrance (next to the Box Office); Exit B – at Entry B.
We suggest parking in car park 3 or 4.  Parents are not to hover around the entrance/exit and must adhere to social distancing at all times.