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Outdoor Dodgeball (Grass) *Just Announced*

WE’RE BACK HALIFAX! 

 Join us for 8 weeks of Outdoor Grass Dodgeball!

 

Played on grass, this league will bring a new element to the game. 

 

We'll use classic HSSC rules but adjust the game to be played 5 v 5 using two 8.5" dodgeballs per side.  Offering both Recreational and Intermediate levels of play, there's a spot for your team outdoors this Sprummer.

 

COVID-19 PROTOCOL

All participants must adhere to physical distancing procedures and other safety protocols when on site. 

 

Registration Deadline is Friday, July 31st @ midnight!
Register using "Manual Payment" and contact our office with payment information to secure your spot!



Sprummer 2020 Details: 

COVID-19 Protocol & Guidelines

We are committed to providing the highest levels of safety for our community.  

 

To ensure player and staff safety, we have implemented mandatory 'Safe Return to Play Protocol & Guidelines' for all Club Activities.  In order to play with the Quinte Sport & Social Club and stay in good standing, the following guidelines MUST be followed.  A zero-tolerance policy is in place for those who challenge these decisions.   


To ensure a successful Sprummer season, please remember to practice safe physical distancing and a positive attitude!


All players are required to read, understand and adhere to the following:

 

1 - Sprummer League Modifications

2 - Player Guidelines

3 - League Representative Guidelines

4 - Self Screening Tool (done before each game). 

 

As well as:

 

  • Facility specific COVID-19 Protocols (you can find these protocols in the facility link in your schedule once live). 

Start / End Dates

Monday: Starts Monday, August 3 and ends on Monday, September 28.

 

# of Weeks

8 weeks.

Estimated Game Times

Game length is 55 minutes

All games start at 6:30pm.

Please note: HSSC makes every effort to ensure all teams receive an even mix of game times.  In the event games are rescheduled, weekend and off-night games may be played.  

Bye Dates

Monday, September 7 (Labour Day).

Price & Registration Options

Team Registration:  $475 + HST

Individual Registration:  $75 + HST


After checkout, send your teammates roster invites through the website (under "My Team" player list) so they can accept the waiver and access the schedule and standings once it is posted.   

You will be placed on a roster of individuals two days before your first game. For ease of communication with our office, teams must select a captain and co-captain on our website to represent your individuals’ team. 

Rosters & Schedule

Due to the fast turn-around of our Sprummer 2020 leagues:

Individual team rosters will be posted online two days before your first game.

Schedules will be posted online two days before your first game.

 

Ready to Play?? Great! Decide on your night of the week & skill level from the grid below!

Looking to play with a friend or two? Don't worry! You'll be telling us after you've registered and paid!

Skill Level Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Recreational :
Intermediate :

- Click the skill description for more info!
- Prices listed are before taxes
- Review the Refund Policy
- After the posted registration deadline, late fees will apply.

Is the class/league/night/skill division you are interested in sold out?
Please send an email with your name, phone number and desired sport to info@halifaxsport.ca and we will add you to the wait list! We will contact you if/when a spot opens up.

How to request to play with a friend or two

Sport Info

What you need to know about Outdoor Grass Dodgeball!    


# of People on Field

5 players (minimum 2 males and 2 females) 

 

Mandatory Roster Requirements

COVID-19 LEAGUE MODIFICATIONS - Each sport has specific mandatory roster requirements. 

 

Outdoor Grass Dodgeball: 

  • 8 players maximum on roster per team.
  • 6 teams maximum per league (tier).
  • 48 participants maximum per league (tier).

 

1) All players on your team are required to sign the waiver and show on your Team's roster online. 

 

2) Game day wellness checks “COVID-19 Self Screening” must be completed by all players prior to participation.


3) Players must maintain physical distancing of 2-meters before, during and after all activities.  This includes arriving on-site, playing the sport, resting/sitting on the sidelines, and departing the game.


4) No Spectators are allowed under any circumstance (this includes kids and pets).


For more information regarding Roster Sizes & Specific Team Numbersclick here.

Team Safety Ambassador (TSA)

COVID-19 LEAGUE MODIFICATIONS - All teams must assign a Team Safety Ambassador (TSA) for the season. 


The TSA must be a registered player and identified using the “Co-Captain” label in your online roster.


Teams must email the SSC office to confirm the TSA prior to your first game.  Failure to comply will suspend a team from game play.

  • TSA Role: 
    • Watch a pre-season Safe Return to Play training video.
    • Keep a record of attendance at each game.  This record may be called upon for contact tracing. 
    • Ensure individual wellness checks “COVID-19 Self Screening” are completed by each player prior to each game.
    • Ask players to leave the game if they arrive showing symptoms of cold or flu.
    • Ensure physical distancing measures are enforced by your team.  Physical distancing of two meters is mandatory when players are arriving on-site, playing the sport, resting/sitting on the sidelines, and departing the game.
    • Sport-specific rules may adjust physical distancing measures taken on the playing surface.
    • Players must always stay within their designated bench or standing area while not on the playing surface.
    • Ensure your team follows posted ENTER / EXIT signage at facilities (controlled traffic flow).
    • Remind all players to arrive on time and leave immediately after the game is over.
    • Ensure your team is following the equipment sanitization requirements for your sport.
    • Ensure all players have read and understand mandatory Club COVID-19 Protocols.

Equipment
Requirements

COVID-19 LEAGUE MODIFICATIONS - Teams are required to bring 2 Dodgeballs to every game. Teams are required to wash/sanitize dodgeballs before the game, between each game, and after the game.  Do not share your dodgeballs with other teams.

  • Dodgeballs are available to rent from HSSC.
  • Scoreboards will be provided on-site.


A refundable deposit is required and payable with credit card, cheque or online registration at the time of league registration and in your shopping cart (see dates for team package & equipment pick-up).  

Scoreboards are not available to rent at this time.  
Sanitization options will be available on-site for Dodgeballs. 

 

NEW League Modifications

COVID-19 LEAGUE MODIFICATIONS - Returning to league sports this Sprummer will be a unique experience. As part of our "Safe Return to Play" format, we are focusing on the safety of our staff and players and leaning into the FUN and SOCIAL aspects of our leagues!

 

League Guidelines – For further details, click here.

  • Sprummer Leagues will be played “for fun” with no playoffs.  Scores and standings will still appear on our website.
  • No prizing or trophies will be awarded. 
  • Leagues will be played in smaller Tiers to ensure limited contact with opponents throughout the season.  Tiers will be determined based on skill rankings (at registration) and past league results.
  • Each Tier will be confined to a limited number of facilities.  You will play at consistent location(s) throughout the season. Please note, we are unable to accommodate or make facility changes based on individual requests this season. 
  • All leagues will have an even number of teams to avoid double-header play. 
  • Game times will be staggered by a minimum of 10 minutes across all sports leagues to ensure safe traffic flow.
  • Players are asked to compete with a “Play On” mentality.  No arguing or disputing calls made during the game. 

Rules

COVID-19 SPRUMMER RULE MODIFICATIONS - Please refer to the sport rules page to view league rules.  It is the responsibility of all players to read and understand the sport specific rules as well as the general rules & club policies.

Modified Score & Spirit Point Reporting

  • Sprummer Leagues will be played “for fun” with no scores, standings, or playoffs.  
  • The “Spirit Score” system for Teams is still in place to share recognition or concerns with us.
  • No prizing or trophies will be awarded. 

About Spirit Points: Spirit points are awarded to a team from their opponent after each game to encourage sportsmanship, honesty, integrity and fair play.  For more information and how to properly award spirit points, please see our section ‘All About Spirit Points’.

Location

All games will be played within 25KM of the downtown core.

Outdoor Dodgeball fields include: J Albert Walker Field, Craig Blake Montebello Park, and Graves Oakley Field.