43 Hoops/CLUB 43 COVID-19 Preparedness Plan, Assumption of Risk & Waiver of Liability
The coronavirus (COVID-19) has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization. COVID-19 is extremely contagious and can spread from person-to-person contact, including by individuals who are not experiencing symptoms. As a result, federal, state, and local governments and federal and state health agencies recommend social distancing and have, in many locations (including the state of MN), prohibited or limited the congregation of groups of people.
In order to reduce the risk of COVID-19 spreading in our community, 43 Hoops/CLUB 43 has implemented the following COVID-19 Preparedness Plan which implements recommendations made by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the federal Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA).
Preparedness Plan and Requirements for Participation in 43 Hoops/CLUB 43 Camps and Training
All 43 Hoops/CLUB 43 training and camp activities (including off-site camps) will be conducted using the State’s recommendation of limiting the number of athletes on a full court to 25, however, we will not schedule more than 22 athletes on a court during our camps/training.
In order to limit the number of people in our facility we ask parents to drop their children off no more than 10 minutes before their session starts.
The CDC recommends that everyone in areas with high COVID-19 infection rates wear masks in public indoor spaces, regardless of vaccination status.
Before attending any programs at 43 Hoops we ask all participants to monitor themselves for COVID-19 symptoms and exposure to COVID-19. You may not attend any 43 Hoops programs if you:
- Have a sore throat or are experiencing coughing or shortness of breath.
- Have had contact with anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days
- Have experienced any other symptoms of cold/flu/COVID-19 over the past 14 days
- Have a temperature in excess of 100.3 degrees.
We ask that participants to refrain from bringing personal items into the facility. As much as possible, the only items you should need are a basketball, water bottle, and shoes. PLEASE TAKE THESE SAME ITEMS HOME WITH YOU WHEN YOU LEAVE!
All participants will be assigned a court when they check-in at the front desk where they should remain for their session or camp. Campers will normally not be moved from one court to another.
All individuals training, or attending camps, will be required to wash their hands or use hand sanitizer upon arrival and departure.
All campers, and individuals training at 43 Hoops/CLUB 43, will be asked to bring their own basketball and water bottle.
Our drinking fountain will be available to refill water bottles but not for drinking.
We will remind everyone to avoid touching their face, eyes, and mouth as much as possible, and to cover their mouth and nose with a tissue, or elbow, if they sneeze or cough.
All participants are asked to use the restrooms only when necessary.
Our facility and equipment (especially high contact surfaces) will be cleaned and disinfected regularly – especially between sessions.
Anyone who participated in a 43 Hoops/CLUB 43 camp, or training, who is diagnosed with COVID-19 should immediately contact 43 Hoops/CLUB 43 at firstname.lastname@example.org and should follow all the recommended healthcare procedures for COVID-19 including quarantining. We will not be able to admit any athlete, trainer, or staff who has tested positive for COVOD-19 without proper clearance from a healthcare professional.
Records of all attendees will be maintained and provided to the Minnesota Department of Health if requested for the purpose of contact tracing.
Assumption of Risk and Waiver of Liability
I have read and understand the information above. By signing below, I also understand that there is an increased risk of acquiring COVID-19 through 43 Hoops/CLUB 43 training programs. I also voluntarily agree to assume those risks and accept sole responsibility for any injury to my child(ren) or myself, illness, damage, loss, claim, liability, or expense that I or my child(ren) may experience or incur in connection with my child(ren)’s attendance in a 43 Hoops/CLUB 43 camp or training program. I also release, agree not to sue, discharge, and hold harmless 43 Hoops/CLUB 43, its employees, staff, agents and representatives, of all claims, including all liabilities, claims, actions, damages, costs or expenses of any kind arising out of or relating thereto.
I understand and agree that this release includes any claims based on the actions, omissions, or negligence of 43 Hoops/CLUB 43, its employees, staff, agents, and representatives, whether a COVID-19 infection occurs before, during, or after participation in any 43 Hoops/CLUB 43 activity.