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THE CLUB IS NOW CLOSED FROM

WEDNESDAY 04/11/2020 @ 1pm

UNTIL EARLY DECEMBER

WE WILL TRY AND KEEP YOU UP TO DATE WITH ANY CHANGES

WE’RE LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU ALL AGAIN

BEFORER CHRISTMAS!!

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Due to the current circumstances the AGM is now postponed

More info to follow in December

We are sorry for any inconvenience

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A few of our members have asked what system we will follow when we re-open, and whether the Leagues will be playing again.

This will depend on which Tier East Yorkshire is put into after lockdown.

The following info should give you an idea of how we will be able to continue dependent on the Tiers:

 

Tier 1

RETURNING TO BOWLS

 Please feel free to bring your own Non Alcoholic drinks

 

ENTERING THE CLUB

ONLY PLAYERS AR PERMITTED TO ENTER THE CLUB AT PRESENT NO SPECTATORS ARE ALLOWED

FACE MASKS MUST BE WORN WHEN ENTERING AND MOVING AROUND THE CLUB.  MASKS MAY BE REMOVED ONCE ON THE GREEN DURING PLAY.  HOWEVER, IF SOCIAL DISTANCING CANNOT BE ADHERED TO WE ADVISE YOU SHOULD WEAR A MASK DURING PLAY

Please maintain current social distancing guidelines if you are waiting to enter the club.

Please arrive 15 minutes before you are due to bowl.

When the leagues recommence the entry into the club will be through the function room doors around the side of the building. 

Please wait by the door until a member of staff lets you enter.

On entering the club, a member of staff will take your temperature, if your temperature is above 37C you will be asked to go home.  Please then immediately sanitise your hands, using the sanitiser provided.

IF YOUR PHONE HAS THE NHS APP,PLEASE SCAN THE QR CODE ON ENTRY

You will be given a TRACK and TRACE form that needs to be completed before you enter the green, everybody that enters the club, members, visitors, workmen etc must complete TRACK and TRACE, your details will be held for 21 days, if in the event someone should become ill with Coronavirus symptoms, we will contact you immediately and you MUST self isolate for 14 days and contact people you have been in close contact with.

Please do not stop to socialise within the Club thoroughfares and be respectful of other members looking to enter the club.

A MEMBER OF THE BOWLS COMMITTEE WILL BE ON HAND AT EVERY SESSION TO ENSURE THE RULES ARE BEEN ADHERE TO BY EVERY PLAYER. ANY PLAYER WHO DOES NOT ABIDE BY THE RULES WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE.

IF ANY PLAYER HAS ANY ISSUES PLEASE SEE A MEMBER OF THE BOWLS COMMITTEE NOT THE MANAGER

Lockers cannot be used so socially distanced chairs will be provided in the function room where you must change into your bowling shoes, and leave your bags and outdoor shoes with your chair.

DO NOT CHANGE YOUR SHOES BY THE RINKSIDE

Payment may be made by cash or card at the Servery.

All internal doors will be wedged open.

Please sanitise your hands again when entering the rink side, and again when leaving the rink side. This procedure must be repeated when leaving and entering the rink side to use the toilet facilities too.

 

CHANGING ROOMS are closed until further notice.

You will be able to change shoes, etc in the function room

You should avoid bringing unnecessary personal belongings into the club wherever possible.

 

LOCKERS

These will be out of bounds until further notice. If needed, you can retrieve any belongings from lockers on your first visit. You will then need to take them home with you after playing. You will need to carry your shoes and woods into the club with you on subsequent visits.

 

TOILETS

The main toilets will be open on a one in, one out basis.  Specific safety guidance around the use of these toilets will be provided within the club. These toilets will be cleaned between each session. Please remember to flip the vacant and engaged poster when in use.

 

AIR CONDITIONING

Please note that the Air Conditioning will be used from 28th September, as new air conditioning will be installed week commencing 21st September.

 

BOWLS AND BOWLING ARMS

You will be able to borrow these in the usual way. And they shall be cleaned every after use.

 

SINGLES AND PAIRS

Individual games of singles, pairs and games of triples to be allowed when leagues commence in Sept.

 

JACK AND MATS

Clean Jacks and Clean Mats can be found in the function room in a box marked “clean”. One person from each team must collect a clean mat and jack for their rink. The player who collects the mat and jack must be responsible for the mat and casting of the jack during play.  They are also responsible for returning them to the “dirty” box at the end of play.

Please be assured that mats and jacks will be thoroughly cleaned and sanitised between each session

Rinks 1, 3, and 5 must start from the scoreboard end, and Rinks 2, 4, and 6 must start from the function room end.  This is to allow for social distancing.

PAIRS MATCHES

No.1’s responsible for mats and jacks. Aussie Pairs-each team should nominate which member from the team is responsible for which job.

TRIPLES MATCHES

A TRAIL OF TRIPLES WILL BE RUN FOR TWO WEEKS. IF THIS DOES NOT WORK AS FAR AS SOCIAL DISTANCING GOES THEN WE WILL RECOMMEND THE TEAMS GO TO PAIRS .

At the start of each session session the No. 1 player of the home team will be responsible for picking up a mat and jack from the “Clean” box. The No. 1 player from the away team will be responsible for the mat and jack on the return end. At the end of the match the No 1’s will be responsible for returning the mats and jacks to the “dirty” box. The No. 2 will be responsible for measuring and No. 3 for the score card.

When playing only one player from each team should be on the rink at each end, the  remaining two players to stand off the rink until it is their turn to deliver the bowls. Markers have been put in place for where to stand safely.

FOR ALL MATCHES THE ‘T’ WILL BE MOVED TO THE FIRST SPOT TO ALLOW 2+ METRES TO THE BACK OF THE RINK.

For sessions of Triples using four rinks, then rinks 1,3,4,and 6 will be used. If three rinks are to be used then these will be 2, 4 ,6

                        YOU MUST NOT INTERACT WITH ANY OTHER PLAYER ON ADJACENT RINKS 

           PLEASE DO NOT BEND DOWN TOWARDS THE BOWLS TO GIVE INSTRUCTIONS TO TEAM MATES.

              PLAYERS MUST REMAIN STOOD UPRIGHT AT ALL TIMES DURING PLAY AS THIS WILL LOWER THE RISK OF PLAYERS CONTAMINATING OTHERS BOWLS.

No scoreboard to be used only score cards

No shaking hands before or after the game

Stand on the rink side when it’s not your turn to bowl

Remember to maintain 2 metre’s between you and all other bowlers.

 

ALWAYS PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING

 

LEAVING THE BOWLS AREA AFTER PLAY

Please sanitise your hands when leaving the Bowling area.

You are expected to leave the bowling green as quickly and safely as possible after your session end. This is so that bowlers for the next session can enter without causing undue crowding, and cleaning of all surfaces and toilets can be done. You should exit through the main doors.

You must take all belongings with you when leaving the bowling green, please put all rubbish in bins provided and take your own used PPE  home.

Lockers are  out of bounds.

 

BOOKING IN

Bookings are taken over the telephone, or you can book when you come to bowl. Please call the club on the usual number to book; all bookings needs to made 24hrs in advance by 2pm the previous day. If a session is not booked the club will close during that session to save on expenses. And shall re open again at 10am the next day.

 

YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO JUST WALK IN AND BOWL DURING THIS TIME; YOU MUST BOOK A SESSION

 

Conditions of accessing the club (i) You agree to adhere to all guidance set out within this document (ii) Should you have had a positive diagnosis of Covid-19 you are now recovered and clear of infection (iii)You have not, as far as you know, suffered from any Covid-19 related symptoms within the last 14 days (iv)You have not, as far as you know, been in contact with anyone infected or suspected of being infected by Covid-19 within the last 10 days (v) You will inform the Manager as soon as possible should you exhibit Covid-19 symptoms within 14 days of visiting the Club (vi)You consent to the Club passing on your details to the Government’s track and trace scheme should a member accessing the club at the same time as yourself go on to exhibit Covid-19 symptoms within 14 days of visiting the Club Further, if you have cold symptoms, such as cough/sneezing/fever, or feel poorly, please do not enter the club until you feel better.. Please note that it is a necessary condition of our being allowed to re-open the club that members adhere to all guidance given. Any members unable to adhere to this guidance and any safety requests around the Club will be asked to leave the premises.

Tier 2

RETURNING TO BOWLS

The above safety procedures will still apply.

 

The social bowling will go ahead but all Leagues are unfortunately cancelled.

As in Tier 1, rinks must be booked at least 24 hours in advance (Tel: 01964 537776)

However, in this Tier only the same household or support bubble can share a rink and singles are more than welcome to play on one rink alone.

We don’t want to turn anyone away in these difficult times and we understand how important it is to be socialising; especially if you live alone. 

So we will try and accommodate as many of our members as we can, but please understand that safety is paramount and we must adhere to the rules.

Just to clarify:

A support bubble is a close support network between a household with only one adult in the home (known as a single-adult household)  and one other household of any size.

Once you’re in a support bubble, you can think of yourself as being in a single household  with people from the other household.

People in a support bubble can have close contact when they visit each other, stay overnight, and visit public places together.

We as a Club are devastated at this turn of events, as we have worked so hard to ensure the Club is a safe place to spend time. 

However, we realise how fortunate we are to stay open until Wednesday Afternoon and we will continue to do our absolute utmost to keep the Club clean and sterilised,  but also warm and welcoming.

Thank you so much for all your support over the last few months…. we need your help more than ever now!

 

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Hornsea IBC winter Arrangements 2020/21

The winter season will commence on Monday 28th September 2020

League / casual bowling will operate on all rinks under EIBA guidelines.

Fours will only be played at county / national competitions.

The leagues / session times will be altered to allow for social distancing/handover / cleaning operations etc.

The league / session times will be :

09.00 – 10.30 hr Casual

11.00 – 1.00 hr League

14.00 – 16.00 hr League

19.00 – 21.00 hr League

Priority will be given to those members already in similar – timed leagues / sessions.

Please liaise with the office / team mates to ensure your places. When next year comes around we may go back to the original leagues and priority will be given to the people who didn’t or couldn’t play this year due to the covid19 restrictions.

League Teams are now up on the boards in the Club.  Please call the office to confirm your place in the league.

The cost per 2 hr session is £4 for full members ( £3 for 1 1/2 hrs) and £5 per 2hr session for social bowlers.

The discount scheme will not be operated until the normal situation is resumed.

The subs for all members remains as per 2019/2020 season

Those members who missed their pre-paid summer league/sessions can either transfer there payments to Summer 2021,or claim a refund.

Refunds will be available for the pre paid games missed at the end of last winter season, due to the early enforced closure.

IT IS IMPORTANT TO SHOW YOUR ON-GOING COMMITTMENT TO ENSURE THE CLUBS FINANCIAL VIABILITY

Catering and bar facilities will only be resumed on the numbers and or demand of membership.

 

2019/2020 FEES AND REFUND POLICY DUE TO COVID19

 

1. SUMMER SEASON

All prepaid fees for the cancelled Summer Leagues will be refunded straight into your bank account.

 

2. SHORTENED WINTER LEAGUES

Those members requesting refunds for the enforced shortened Winter League should apply to the office.

Refunds will be available for those games programmed between Tuesday 19th March to Tuesday 14th April 2020.

Refunds will not be paid for missed games not already booked into the rinks diary.

 

3. MEMBERSHIP SUBS

No refunds on 2019/2020 annual memberships will be paid.

Refunds from winter leagues can be credited against 2020/2021 membership subs.

 

 

This policy is issued by the Directors, in conjunction with the Bowls Committee.

Any disagreements should be directed in writing for the agenda at the AGM in November , and NOT the office staff

Contact Details:

Hornsea & District Indoor Bowls Club

Atwick Road

Hornsea

East Yorkshire

HU18 1EL

Tel: 01964 537776

hornseaibc@btconnect.com

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