Safety in Sport

Safety in Sport

The safety of our members, participants and supporters is paramount to our organisation. Please read our advice below about staying safe when taking part in physical activity.

Staying Safe in Sport:

  • Always warm up and cool down properly
  • Wear all necessary protective gear
  • Understand and play to the rules of the game

Staying Safe in Winter:

  • Wear hi-vis on dark afternoons and at night time
  • Ensure clothing is weather appropriate
  • Make sure trainers have good grip
  • Make sure you know transport routes in advance and are aware of cancellations
  • Check weather reports before events and be aware of event changes

Staying Safe in Summer:

  • Always wear sun cream
  • Wear protective clothing, including a hat and long sleeve tops where appropriate
  • Seek out shade when necessary
  • Stay hydrated