The new Covid-19 Alert Levels may affect hockey in some way.
England Hockey has received from the UK government answers as to what afect this will have.
The Alert levels grid opposite provide guidance to all clubs and specifically teams within the national league structure of what you can and cannot do.
If in doubt please contact our Horsham Covid officie Tom Surridge. Details below.
Covid- 19 - Return to play, Registration and track and trace information
Horsham Hockey Club follows the England Hockey and UK Government guidelines to achieve a safe return to play in accordance with Stage 5. Below is a summary of key things you must do to keep safe.
Before returning to train or play, all members (adults and colts) must sign a participation agreement (see below) with England hockey, or you will not be permitted on the pitch. Please sign up now, you only need to do this once.
Before you attend training or any Horsham match check In on Teamo (TeamoSafe) to confirm you have completed that days Covid declaration saying you are symptom free? You can do this by using a mobile phone to scan a QR code at each venue.
This also applies to any guest/spectators as well, and if you have forgotten your phone, you can ask anyone else to use their mobile device to scan the pitch side QR code and add your details.
This data is sent to England Hockey and matched to the participation agreement above. You must therefore have signed an agreement and logged your attendance at site. This means in the event of a positive Covid-19 test, we can alert people who may be at risk.
If you have any further questions or develop symptoms, first use the NHS 111 symptom checker, then contact our Covid Officer below.
Horsham Hockey Club Covid Officer
Tom Surridge : email@example.com
Before you Play or Train
You must sign a player participation agreement with England Hockey
You should self check for symptoms beforehand
If in doubt use the NHS Codiv Sympton checker at
Training - You must sign into every training session using our TEAMO track and trace software
Matches - You must sign in using TEAMO track and trace software for both home and away games
All information above is monitored by our Covid officer and submitted to England Hockey weekly
Must do for Coaches, Managers, Captains
Remind all attendees to sign in wih TEAMO
Remind all attendees to socially distance
No spitting on the pitch
Clean balls and equipment after each session
Only use permitted toilet facilites and areas to warm up at Schools and club locations
Keep all activity consistent with government guidance following health, travel, hygiene and social distancing at all times.
Horsham Hockey Club has provided a procedure and Risk Assessment – Ensure you are aware of it