We are happy to announce that we are reopening our facility on Monday, July 6, 2020! In – Person Group Fitness Classes will resume at a later date.
Our staff have been working very hard over the past few months to ensure that, when we reopen, our facility is cleaned, sanitized and ready for you.
Here is what you can expect during the first phase of our reopening.
All members are subject to a brief screening on entry, which includes a no-contact temperature check and questionnaire as follows:
Have you or anyone in your family:
- travelled outside the Atlantic bubble in the last 14 days?
- been in close contact with a known or suspected case of COVID-19?
- been in close contact with anyone with acute respiratory illness, who travelled outside Newfoundland and Labrador within 14 days, prior to their illness onset?
- had any symptoms of illness (as described below):
- Fever (or signs of a fever, such as chills, sweats, muscle aches, and light-headedness)
- Sore throat
- Runny nose
- Painful swallowing
- Loss of sense of smell or taste
- Unexplained loss of appetite
- Small red or purple spots on hands and/or feet.
Anyone who answers yes to any of the above questions will not be permitted to enter the facility. Anyone who has the symptoms will be recommended to go home and consult the self-assessment app or contact 8-1-1 for further guidance.
Staff Signature: ____________ Participant Signature: ______________
You must be 16 years of age or older to complete this form. Otherwise, a parent or guardian MUST be present to sign.
Member Code of Conduct, Phase 1:
As a user of the Bay St. George YMCA, I agree to:
*Have my membership card ready – or be ready to purchase one,
*Be 16 years of age or older (or 12 – 15 years, parent must be present to sign off consent form),
*Maintain a safe physical distance at all times – at least 2 m / 6 ft.,
*Properly wash my hands and use proper hygiene etiquette,
*Respect the physical distancing markers and follow directional arrows,
*Limit my visits to no more than 90 minutes per day.
*Pre-reserve my visit (and Group Fitness Classes once we begin in-person classes in the weeks to come)
*Sanitize any equipment before and after use.
*Refrain from using lockers and locker rooms for anything except for the washroom
The following programs, services and spaces are unavailable until further notice:
*Male and Female Locker rooms (washrooms will be accessible)
*Mats, Stability Balls, Belts, Step Platforms and Risers
Cross Training Center Etiquette:
*Gym bags will not be permitted in the facility….please bring minimal personal belongings such as water, mat and indoor footwear (which will be strictly enforced)
*No personal belongings will be kept behind Front Desk.
*Water fountain will not be accessible. The bottle refill is permitted for use.
*No spotting, unless done with someone from your bubble family.
*No more than two pieces of equipment can be used for supersetting at a time and can be done only if machines are wiped down after each individual set.
*Sanitizing machines, weights, bars and clips is needed before and after use.
Thank you for staying with us during our closure and appreciate your patience….we can’t wait to see you.