Guidance for Players

If you are playing at Steephill please follow these guidelines to help keep everyone safe.

  • Arrive at the ground changed and leave unchanged
  • Carry out personal hygiene measures at home before and after the game
  • Bring your own hand sanitiser
  • Follow Government guidance on travel by minimising use of public transport and car-sharing
  • Use the changing room toilet only and only one person in the changing room at a time
  • Observe social distancing when playing and at all times in the ground
  • Arrive at the ground as late as possible
  • Limit equipment-sharing
  • Clean your bat/wicket keeper gloves after use
  • Not apply sweat or saliva to the ball
  • Use sanitiser during breaks
  • Bring your own drinks and snacks
  • Refrain from spitting
  • Not share water bottles or other containers
  • Note that wearing of masks is the club’s preferred but not compulsory requirement
  • Not attend the game if you are feeling ill, and inform the club if you or a close contact is ill after the game
  • Follow the instructions of the umpire, captain and Executive Committee member at all times
  • Not hand any personal items to the umpire
  • Maintain social distancing during celebrations, practice, breaks and tactical discussions
  • Minimise sharing of the ball during a match
  • In the event of rain, use all available cover at a social distance including your car
  • Not enter any area of the clubhouse marked closed
  • (Ventnor Players only) Pay your membership of £25 before playing.