Tennis & Latest COVID-19 Information
Mon, Apr 19, 2021 12:00 AM
In accordance with Governor Walz's latest Executive Order issued 3/15/21, the following guidelines must be followed while playing tennis in an indoor facility.
- Face coverings must be worn by all people at all times, including practices, in accordance with MDH guidance and Executive Order 20-81.
- For group activities, pod sizes cannot exceed 25 people either inside or outside.
- Maintain at least 6 feet between participants when they are not playing (on the bench, in the dugout, on the sideline, etc.).
- Up to one spectator per participant is allowed to attend practices. However, spectators at practices are strongly discouraged.
For people playing individual sports in an outdoor venue that allow people to maintain distance from others are lower risk for transmission of SARS-CoV-2, a cloth face covering is not necessary for athletes participating if the athletes can stay at least 6 feet away from others. However, if social distancing cannot be maintained, athletes must wear face coverings.
In addition, individual outdoor athletes are still required to wear a face covering when they are around teammates, coaches, or others, and not actively participating in the distanced individual activity.
For the complete Minnesota Department of Health Sports Practice and Game Guidelines for Youth and Adults (as of 3/15/21), click here.
While these mandates might be uncomfortable for some, they are for the safety and well-being of you, your family, our staff and the greater community which must be our #1 priority at this time. If have any additional questions, please feel free to email us at email@example.com.
Thank you for being a valuable part of our community. We wish the best to you and your loved ones during this challenging time. Please stay healthy and we look forward to seeing you on the courts (with your mask on).
The AATA Board of Directors