COVID-19 UPDATES

UPDATE: September 2, 2021.

All people listed on the competitor entry, competition staff, volunteers, and licensed officials must sign the USEF waiver.  Spectators are not required to sign liability waivers, but are subject to the same requirements as all other persons on competition grounds, including the COVID Action Plan requirements.  Click the link above to sign the USEF Waiver electronically.  

We will post details about options for visitors on the Visitors' page.  Old Tavern H.T. competitors should visit the Competitors' page for more information.

Restrictions on Entry

  • All persons entering competition grounds are required to self-monitor their temperature once daily prior to entering the competition grounds. Anyone with a temperature of 100.4° F (38° C) or higher may not enter the facility.

  • The following individuals are not allowed to enter the competition grounds:

    • Anyone who exhibits COVID-19 symptoms, including a temperature of 100.4° F (38° C) or higher,

    • Anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19 within last 10 days,

    • Anyone who has tested positive outside of the past 10 days, but is still symptomatic, or

    • Anyone who has been exposed to or has been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19 symptoms or has tested positive for COVID-19 within either the last 7 or 10 days (dependent upon certain criteria - refer to CDC Quarantine Options). *Exception: Healthcare personnel who have treated patients using appropriate medical-grade PPE during the course of performing professional duties and those individuals who are fully vaccinated are exempted from this quarantine restriction. 

Face Masks/Face Covering

  • The Competition Organizer will comply with state and local requirements regarding use of face coverings/masks.

  • Any Individual may choose to wear a face covering/mask even when not required, and can do so without penalty.

Social Distancing

  • The Competition Organizer will enforce social distancing requirements throughout the competition grounds at all times in accordance with state, local or Competition Organizer requirements.

 

The Competition Organizer has the authority under USEF GR 702.1 and GR914 to remove from the facility any person who does not comply with the regulations and requirements in effect at the competition.  See USEF rules for details: https://www.usef.org/forms-pubs/XhKGVYiiwTA/usef-covid-19-action-plan-for-operating

Please review the informational resources provided below for additional information.

Informational Resources:

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/COVID19-What-You-Can-Do-High-Risk.pdf

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/stop-the-spread-of-germs.pdf

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/COVID19-symptoms.pdf

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/StayHomeFromWork.pdf

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/sick-with-2019-nCoV-fact-sheet.pdf

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/prevention-H.pdf

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/COVID19-What-You-Can-Do-High-Risk.pd

https://www.cdc.gov/handwashing/pdf/wash-your-hands-fact-sheet-508.pdf

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/cloth-face-covering-building-entrance.pdf

https://www.cdc.gov/handwashing/pdf/wash-your-hands-poster-english-508.pdf

Other Plans:

https://www.usef.org/forms-pubs/XhKGVYiiwTA/usef-covid-19-action-plan-for-operating

https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/331764/WHO-2019-nCoV-Mass_Gatherings_Sports-2020.1-eng.pdf