Key Covid Arena Policies:
See above map for player and spectator entry, exit, and circulation. All players spectators should enter at the southeast entry to the arena and exit out the west door of the arena.
All entrants must wear masks and practice social distancing.
Players must arrive fully dressed and will only be allowed to enter the arena 10 minutes prior to their scheduled start time. No bags will be allowed in the arena. Players must exit arena within 10 minutes of completion of their event.
Below is a link to the complete COVID Plan and Polices:
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