Indoor Volleyball

Team/Player Experience

  • Any member must not be in attendance if they, or anyone in their household, or anyone with they have had contact within the last fourteen days has to their knowledge experienced any symptoms known or understood or suspected to be linked to the COVID-19 Virus. This include, but are not limited to fever, cough, sore throat, respiratory illness/difficulty breathing, and any other symptoms published by any authority of the provincial health ministry for BC.
  • Any member must not be in attendance if they, or anyone in their household, or anyone with they have had contact with have travelled to or from or had a layover in any country outside of Canada in the past fourteen days.


  • Players may only arrive to the gym 10 min before their scheduled game times
  • When players arrive, they must remain in foyer at court waiting areas until all other teams have left the courts through designated doors.
  • Bins will be provided for players to change into their indoor shoes and bring bin to their court.
  • Players may only enter the courts after onsite coordinator admits participants to designated areas after asking 4 COVID health questions.
    • a.       Have you experienced any symptoms of COVID-19 (which may include but not be limited to fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, painful swallowing, loss of sense of smell) over the last 5 days?
    • b.       Have you travelled to any country outside Canada within the last 14 days?
    • c.       Have you provided care, or had contact with a person confirmed to have COVID-19, in the last 5 days?
    • d.       Do you have any reason to believe that the answers to the questions above are inaccurate or untruthful, understanding that their accuracy and truthfulness are the basis upon which we can all play safely, and further understanding the indemnity provisions agreed to by all Urban Rec participants during the registration process?

  • Changerooms and water fountains will be closed for use

Field/Equipment Set-Up:

  • 1 x Urban Rec ball will be provided for each team
    • Balls will be sanitized before each match, and at the completion of each game or if the equipment was assumed to have gotten droplets on it.
  • A Sanitizer bottle will be available at each court for use between matches or if you touch your face.

All Games Play Rules:

  • Regular volleyball rules will apply within cohorts.
  • Throughout the game, subs must try to adhere to social distancing guidelines,
  • To limit exposure to other participants, players may only participate in one specific cohort per night.
    • Teams may not pick-up players from other teams on the same night unless from the same cohort.

Game Completion:

  • At the end of the game, teams should not huddle and do three cheers, however they may choose to give a cheer to their opponent from a distance.
  • Teams will not shake hands upon completion of the game
  • Participants will have to leave the play area immediately upon completion of their game
    • They must exit with accordance to the departure plan

Clean Up:

  • At the end of the night UR Staff/EC will spray all equipment with disinfectant.