Update: 12 August 2020

With the announcement from the Government that NZ is now in alert level 2, the club:

All of the information listed below is current as of 12 August 2020. 

Before you play

You must stay at home if you:

  • Have been in contact with someone with COVID-19 in the last 14 days
  • Have been overseas or exposed to someone with COVID-19 in the last 14 days
  • Have flu-like symptoms
  • Or are in a high risk health category.

Attending tennis activities

  • ALL players and visitors to the club will need to sign in using the QR code on the gate.
  • Booking a court is essential for casual play
  • Coaching continues – Max 100 players/spectators total
  • Club days continue – Max 100 Players/spectators total
  • Membership shoe tags must be worn
  • Take your own equipment. Do not share equipment.
  • Exercise caution with common touch points (eg doors and gates)
  • The Clubhouse will be open for use of the toilet facilities and tea and coffee. Please no sharing of food.
  • The Bar will be open – please no cash eftpos only

Social distancing

Tennis holds a unique advantage as a sport which requires no direct contact between players. Be sure to keep 1 metre away from other people while taking part in any tennis


To protect against infection, you should:

  • Wash/sterilise your hands before and after you play and avoid touching your face while playing
  • Not share water bottles and bring your own full bottle
  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water or hand-sanitiser when available. It is recommended to carry your own hand sanitizer with you
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes and dispose of any used tissues immediately
  • Avoid touching your face
  • Do not attend if you are feeling unwell
  • Avoid touching any shared surfaces (gate, net posts, chairs etc). If you do touch anything that is not your own equipment, you must clean these thoroughly before you leave

After play

  • If you become sick with Covid-19 symptoms within 10 days of playing at the club, it is vital that you inform the main contact at the club.

There is a dedicated Healthline COVID-19 number for those needing further advice and information – 0800 358 5453.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.

Stay safe

Jody Robertson
Mount Maunganui Tennis Club
Ph: 027 524 9438


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