Sport Rules & Spirit Points

COVID-19 PROTOCOL

Please know, we are committed to the highest levels of safety for our community of players. In order to play with the Halifax Sport & Social Club and stay in good standing, our Safe Return to Play Guidelines MUST be followed for the protection of us all.

Click here to read our Safe Return to Play Guidelines in full.

RULE UPDATES

To ensure a Safe Return to Play, HSSC has made significant changes to sport rules.  These rule changes reflect the spirit of Provincial and National Sport Organizations and Public Health Guidelines.  As society continues to adapt, you can expect additional sport rules changes from us.

To review high level changes, please click here. Otherwise, for detailed sport-specific rule changes, please select the sport from the list below. 

Safe Return To Play sports are marked with the following badge .

SPIRIT POINT RULES

Spirit Points are HSSC’s unique way of encouraging honesty, integrity and fair play on the field. Spirit points account for 25% of the overall standings and the game results will account for 75%. Click here for a full explanation of our Spirit Point Rules.

OUTDOOR SPORT RULES

   Beach Badminton (AirBadminton)  

   Beach Volleyball 6’s  

   Beach Volleyball 4’s  

   Beach Volleyball 2’s  

   Flag Football 7’s

   Flag Football 7’s (Women’s)

   Grass Dodgeball 

   Kickball   Download Printable Scorebook

   Outdoor Floor Hockey 5’s  View Goaltender Requirements

   Soccer 6’s

   Soccer 4’s  

   Softball   Download Printable Scorebook

   Ultimate 5’s  

INDOOR SPORT RULES

   Badminton   

   Basketball 4’s   

   Basketball 4’s (Open Gender)

   Court Volleyball 6’s   

   Curling   

   Dodgeball   

   Floor Hockey 4’s

   Floor Hockey 5’s   View Goaltender Requirements

   Futsal

   Pickleball  

   Turf Dodgeball   

   Turf Flag Football 7’s   

   Turf Soccer 7’s   

   Turf Ultimate 5’s   

   Esports

TOURNAMENT SPORT RULES

   Beach Volleyball 6’s

   Beach Volleyball 4’s

   Curling

   Euchre

   Softball