Players

We encourage you to use the following practices, which are similar to how you would protect yourselves and others from a cold and flu.

 

  • Sneeze or cough into a tissue or your upper sleeve

  • Wash your hands with soap and water frequently (for 20 seconds or longer), or use hand sanitizer if soap and water are not readily available, especially after sneezing or coughing

  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth with unwashed hands, and wash your hands promptly if you have touched your eyes, nose or mouth

  • Limit close contact (e.g., hand-shaking, hugging, kissing)

  • Avoid sharing food, drinks, towels, clothing, toiletries, utensils and athletic equipment, especially with people or animals who are sick

  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces

  • Avoid walking barefoot in public spaces, particularly training areas, showers and locker rooms

  • Do not touch your water bottles/containers to the cooler or fountain nozzle

  • Remove mouthpiece covers before filling water bottle/container from a cooler or fountain

  • If using a cup, discard the cup in the trash following your drink and do not refill cups

  • Wash hands before and after playing tennis