Rules of Conduct Corona Version May 26, 2020


Observe Access Ban

Access to the grounds of the University Sports Center is only permitted with a valid course booking during and 15 minutes before and after training.Outside these times, the access ban remains in force, as it could lead to group being formed and uncontrolled contact occurring. After the course, the grounds of the HSZ are to be immediately vacated while maintaining minimum distances.

Follow Distancing Rules – Avoid Physical Contact

Sport and movement must be carried out without physical contact. A distance of 3.50 meters is to be maintained between physically active people at all times due to the likelihood of increased aerosol concentration. Handshakes, high-fives and hugs are to be avoided completely.

Only Train when Healthy

Only those who according to their own best judgment are free of corona virus symptoms may participate in the training and access the RWTH sports facilities. Only absolutely symptom free people may attend the training. Those with typical symptoms like coughing and fever should stay at home and contact their general practitioner by phone. This also applies to symptoms like diarrhea, nausea, unexplained tiredness and muscle pain as well as disruption of the senses of taste or smell. Those who ignore these instructions will be immediately ejected from the facilities.

Observe Personal Hygiene Rules

Frequent and intensive handwashing of at least 30 seconds with soap and hot water is essential. Touching the face with one’s hands should be refrained from. Observe the prescribed coughing and sneezing etiquette. Wearing of mouth and nose protection in the entrance and exit areas before and after training is recommended.

Go to Training in Sportswear

The changing rooms and showers remain closed. Lockers are not available. No special storage options are available for bags or personal items.

Change of Shoes in the Sports Hall

Change from street shoes to indoor shoes in the sports hall in the marked changing area.

Please move up in the changing area in order to afford later arriving participants plenty of space.

Store your street shoes in a bag.

Leave your bag on the floor of the changing area. In the Königshügel sports hall benches are available next to the training area for this purpose.

Go to your individual space in the sports area.

Bring a Drink

Due to the tightened hygiene requirements the water dispensers at the sports facilities of the HSZ are currently unavailable. Sportspeople who require a drink in the course of their training are asked to bring their own. Please note that glass bottles are banned from the sports facilities of the HSZ.

Act Responsibly

The sustainable operation of the interim program is predicated on the considerate and responsible behavior of all involved. We are hereby dependent on your support, particularly with regard to the adherence to the special rules. Should these not be followed, we will be forced immediately to suspend sport operations.

The Instructions of HSZ Staff Must Be Followed

In order to enable smooth and efficient operations during these unusual circumstances, we ask you firmly to observe the instructions and regulations.