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Durham University

Covid-19 Response

Sport and wellbeing

Date

Activity/Event/Facility

Covid-19 Restrictions

Testing to Participate Requirements

12 April

  • The Sport & Wellbeing Park (SWP) Fitness Centre will open
  • 2m social distancing required and Covid-19 capacity constraints remain in operation
  • Evidence of testing twice weekly with each test normally being taken 3/4 days apart

26 April

  • College gyms can open for livers-in. Livers-out will be permitted at the discretion of the College Head in consultation with their College Operations Team
  • 2m social distancing required and Covid-19 capacity constraints will remain in operation
  • Local Risk Assessment specifically required to determine how livers-out can safely gain access to the gym
  • Evidence of testing twice weekly with each test normally being taken 3/4 days apart

26 April

  • University and College boathouses can open for both livers-in and livers-out
  • Evidence of testing twice weekly with each test normally being taken 3/4 days apart

26 April

  • Outdoor College and University Sport training and competition will re-commence at both the SWP and the Racecourse (RC)
  • Evidence of testing twice weekly with each test normally being taken 3/4 days apart

26 April

  • Strength and Conditioning will re-commence for University Performance Clubs at the SWP
  • 2m social distancing required and Covid-19 capacity constraints will remain in operation
  • Evidence of testing twice weekly with each test normally being taken 3/4 days apart

26 April

  • College mugas can open up for structured and organised sport outside of households for both livers-in and livers-out
  • Evidence of testing twice weekly with each test normally being taken 3/4 days apart

26 April

  • Outdoor fitness and wellbeing classes will commence at the SWP
  • Groups of six or two households – 2m social distancing required between members of separate households
  • Evidence of testing twice weekly with each test normally being taken 3/4 days apart

17 May

  • Indoor College and University Sport will re-commence at both the SWP and the RC
  • Evidence of testing no more than 48 hours in advance of the activity and at least twice weekly - the second test should be taken 3/4 days apart from the first

17 May

  • Indoor College facilities can open up for structured and organised sport outside of households
  • Evidence of testing no more than 48 hours in advance of the activity and at least twice weekly - the second test should be taken 3/4 days apart from the first

17 May

  • Indoor fitness and wellbeing classes will commence at the SWP
  • Group of six or two households – 2m social distancing required between members of separate households
  • Evidence of testing no more than 48 hours in advance of the activity and at least twice weekly - the second test should be taken 3/4 days apart from the first

19 July

  • All sport and physical activity may be released from Covid-19 social restrictions
  • No Covid-19 restrictions or other controls during participation anticipated
  • Evidence of testing no more than 48 hours in advance of the activity and at least twice weekly - the second test should be taken 3/4 days apart from the first