Gymnasiums and Fitness Center Guidelines

Gymnasiums and Fitness Center Phased Guidelines

This includes Indoor Recreation Centers, Yoga Studios, Dance, Tumbling, Indoor Sports, etc.

Updated 9/16/2020


As of June 19, 2020, the following counties have transitioned to the GREEN risk phase: BEAVER, GARFIELD, and KANE County. For updated guidelines specific to these counties from the State COVID website, please visit the link below. 

YELLOW – LOW RISK

IRON and WASHINGTON COUNTIES

Fitness centers and gyms are open with some distancing and cleaning guidance

  • Follow all employer guidelines outlined HERE.
  • Employees must go through symptom checking before every shift (checklist or verbal), including temperature checks when feasible. Log must be kept and available for inspection by health department
  • Symptom checking of participants prior to each competition or practice (checklist or verbal), including temperature checks when feasible
  • Spectators wear face coverings when physical distancing guidelines are difficult to maintain
  • Employees working within 6 feet of patrons must wear face coverings
  • Patrons of different households must maintain 6 feet of distance when feasible; this may be increased based on data and milestone trends. Limit the number of patrons, space or close off equipment accordingly
  • Roster or list of participants and their contact information must be maintained when engaging in formal competitive events to assist with contact tracing efforts when physical distancing is not feasible
  • Make chemical disinfectant supplies available throughout the establishment and post signs encouraging patrons to thoroughly disinfect equipment after use
  • Follow pool guidance outlined HERE.

RED

Fitness centers and gyms are closed

ORANGE

Recommended closure of fitness centers and gyms; if open, fitness centers and gyms should follow strict distancing and cleaning guidance

  • Follow all employer guidelines outlined HERE.
  • Employees must go through symptom checking (checklist or verbal) before every shift, including temperature. Log must be kept and available for inspection by health department
  • Screen patrons upon entering the facility with a questionnaire asking about symptoms, travel, and any sicknesses in the home
  • Employees must wear face coverings; patrons encouraged to wear face coverings whenever possible
  • Patrons of different households must maintain 10 feet of distance at all times (limit the number of patrons, space or close off equipment accordingly)
  • Do not engage in sporting activities requiring teammates or opponents to be closer than 10′ from one another
  • Skills development and conditioning activities are allowable under social distancing guidelines
  • Staff must disinfect all equipment after each use
  • No sign-in sheets, touchpads, or touch surfaces required for entry
  • High-risk individuals discouraged from using facilities at this time
  • Follow pool guidance outlined HERE.

YELLOW

Fitness centers and gyms are open with some distancing and cleaning guidance

  • Follow all employer guidelines outlined HERE.
  • Employees must go through symptom checking before every shift (checklist or verbal), including temperature checks when feasible. Log must be kept and available for inspection by health department
  • Symptom checking of participants prior to each competition or practice (checklist or verbal), including temperature checks when feasible
  • Spectators wear face coverings when physical distancing guidelines are difficult to maintain
  • Employees working within 6 feet of patrons must wear face coverings
  • Patrons of different households must maintain 6 feet of distance when feasible; this may be increased based on data and milestone trends. Limit the number of patrons, space or close off equipment accordingly
  • Roster or list of participants and their contact information must be maintained when engaging in formal competitive events to assist with contact tracing efforts when physical distancing is not feasible
  • Make chemical disinfectant supplies available throughout the establishment and post signs encouraging patrons to thoroughly disinfect equipment after use
  • Follow pool guidance outlined HERE.

GREEN

Refer to General Guidelines for Employers outlined HERE.

  • Participants encouraged to have their symptoms checked prior to each competition or practice
  • Roster or list of participants and their contact information must be maintained when engaging in formal competitive events to assist with contact tracing efforts when physical distancing is not feasible
  • Spectators encouraged to maintain physical distancing between household groups and wear face coverings when physical distancing guidelines are difficult to maintain
  • Encouraged to make chemical disinfectant supplies available throughout the establishment and post signs encouraging patrons to thoroughly disinfect equipment after use

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