Athletics

Athletics play a significant role in the life of the Deree community. From intercollegiate teams for women and men, to intramurals, fitness programs and outdoor recreation events, Deree offers a variety of team, individual, and recreational sports!

Find the Deree Athletics Handbook here.


OPERATION OF THE ATHLETIC FACILITIES UNDER THE RESTRICTIVE MEASURES IN ORDER TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF COVID-19 | December 24, 2021

The operation of athletic facilities during the Covid-19 period is subject to the instructions of the General Secretariat of Sports, updated weekly.

  • Adult (18 years old and older) citizens involved in athletics, in order to enter INDOOR athletic facilities and fitness centers should present a certificate of vaccination against Covid-19, or a Covid-19 disease within the last 3 months certificate.
    Minors (4-17 years old) may present a negative self-test conducted within the current week.
  • Adult (18 years old and older) citizens involved in athletics, in order to enter OUTDOOR athletic facilities should present a certificate of vaccination against Covid-19, or a Covid-19 disease within the last 3 months certificate, or a negative PCR (72 hours) or Rapid (48 hours) test.
    Minors (4-17 years old) may present a negative self-test conducted within the current week.

Kindly also note the following:

  • Negative test results, or vaccination/disease certificates will have to be shown each time at the main gate and at the entrance to the sports facility. This is mandatory in order to be allowed entry.
  • Accurate registration and signing in on the “Entrance-Exit List” is mandatory.
  • Wearing of a double, or FFP2/N95 facemask at all indoor/outdoor facilities is mandatory.
  • As there is a limit as to the maximum capacity of each sports facility, when this has been reached and there are other members waiting, the maximum stay is set at 60’. 
  • The locker rooms will follow the maximum capacity rule announced every week, and the showers will operate at 50%
  • The saunas will be closed until further notice.
  • Use of your own towel during exercising in the Fitness Center is mandatory.
  • No spectators are allowed at indoor athletic facilities during practices; only vaccinated/diseased from Covid-19 within the last 6 months spectators are allowed in games. Wearing a facemask at all times is mandatory.
  • Only vaccinated/diseased from Covid-19 within the last 6 months spectators are allowed at outdoor athletic facilities during practices/games. Wearing a facemask at all times is mandatory.
  • In order to use the tennis courts you should book a court by phone at 210-6009800 (ext. 1319) on the same day from 10:00 to 13:00 (for the weekend the booking should happen on Friday).

Operating hours are as usual: Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

All of the above are in accordance with what is prescribed in Government directives and we ask that you observe them strictly without exception.

As the measures are continuously updated, any necessary adjustments will be made. Kindly follow the instructions of the OA staff on duty.

Also be reminded that in order to use the athletic facilities you should have your ACG ID stamped with the 2021-22 athletic facilities sticker, after you provide the required medical certificates.

For information, you may call the Office of Athletics at ext. 1319, 1157 (Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00)


 

 

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