This has been a long freakin winter. I bet you can’t wait to get back on the beach courts with your buddies and play some volleyball (and patio beers after of course) So register now! Wednesday night sold out already. Everyone is so pumped to get back out there. Email email@example.com to reserve your team spot. All you need to do E transfer $226.00 and the rest is due May 1st. This will give you time to get your team together and collect team fees. So don’t dilly dally …. we only have a few spots left.
Burlington, Ont.—Oct. 16, 2020— Following the recommendation of Halton Region’s Medical Officer of Health and emerging evidence indicating cases from indoor physical activity setting and contact sports are on the rise, the City of Burlington is taking action to help reduce COVID-19 transmission
Within City of Burlington facilities, activities are now limited to training only where proper physical distancing can be maintained. There will be no games or scrimmages ☹️
The intent of this pause is to slow the spread of COVID-19 and avoid going back into a modified Stage 2 status with further precautions.
The pause will be evaluated frequently and will be lifted once Halton Region Public Health deems it safe to resume these indoor activities in City facilities.
We will continue to share updates with you as we receive them from the City.
Mayor Marianne Meed Ward
“Taking this temporary pause now will allow us to come together sooner. Despite our best efforts, we’re still seeing a steady increase of COVID-19 cases in our city. While this news will be disappointing to many residents, we must keep in mind these are truly extraordinary times and they require extraordinary efforts on all of our parts, as a community, to ensure we slow down the spread of this pandemic. We will beat this, as long as we stay patient, vigilant, and continue following the advice of our medical and health professionals.”
Chris Glenn, Director of Recreation Services
“Evidence is showing that indoor fitness is a factor in the spread of COVID-19. While we make every effort to screen our participants daily, ensure physical distancing and do thorough disinfection, it is a wise decision to pause these programs and we hope by moving quickly to make this decision, we can have a positive impact against the spread of COVID-19. We are committed to ensuring our staff and participants are safe and healthy. Teams can still do skills training while maintaining proper distancing and we still have our TelePALS program and our virtual programming as well as our green spaces, parks and trails which are great for this time of year.”
Links and Resources
Coed 6’s Intermediate – Indoor volleyball
We have a two hour time block (4pm to 6pm) on Sundays at Tansley Woods Community Centre. There are 4 teams committed so far and we have two teams spots left. We start October 4th.
Email Jacquie at info@jackedsports if you want to enter a team.
Adults can join our drop in programs on Fridays and Sundays. RSVP On meetup.com Youth can join one of our VolleyGirls summer camps (volleygirls.ca) or Competitive OVA girls can join one of your Sand Jam tournaments in August. Covid protocols in place for a healthy return to volleyball.
Hello Jacked Sports Members
Our tentative start date is moved to June 1st. We will continue to monitor all appropriate medical and public safety advice. Our goal is to resume our programs as soon as it is deemed safe by our medical professionals. Until then, we thank everyone for your patience.
Your summer beach volleyball hosts, Jacquie & Selina
Hope everyone is healthy and surviving social distancing.
We thought it was important to share with you how we are moving forward in preparation for our summer beach season.
Well … we are still on for now. Keeping our fingers crossed. The last communication we had from Trinity was that they will be open in June.
1. If health officials deem our program to be unsafe then we will cancel. Team deposits will be refunded.
2. Late start – if we start in June then we will pro rate team fees. New team fee rates will be emailed to Captains.
3. Late start – if we start in July then we will pro rate team fees and extend our season into the first couple of weeks into September.
4. New protocols will be implemented for the safety of our members and staff. Again we will be waiting for recommendations from health officials.
5. Hang in there … continue to social distance, help a neighbour, donate to our local food banks. We can all help in some way.
Hope to see you soon
All the best,
Jacquie & Selina
Hello Jacked Sports Volleyball Community
Wow … what a crazy time in all our lives. We hope you and your families are well.
Beach Volleyball – three nights sold out already
Two Team spots are available on our Thursday Coed competitive 6’s league and three team spots are available for our Fun Friday League.
Got kids ? VolleyGirls runs a fun beach program for girls on Sundays. More info at volleygirls.ca
Can wait for summer
Time to think about getting sandy. Jacked Sports Summer 2020 Beach League registration is now officially open and two nights are sold out already. We are happy to see so many returning teams. We still have 4 spots in our Tuesday Coed 6’s intermediate league, 2 spots in our Thursday Coed 6’s Competitive League and Fun Fridays we have 4 team spots for recreational teams. The courts are also available for rent Saturdays and our youth programs “VolleyGirls” will be on Sunday afternoons. Sunday mornings we may also host a drop in program for 4 on 4 mixed games. Hope to see you on the beach courts this summer.
Hello Jacked Sports Members
Wow, our winter leagues filled quickly. For all those that did not get a spot, please join us for pick up on Saturdays 4:30pm to 6:30pm at Trinity Christian School. RSVP on MEET UP
BEACH VOLLEYBALL registration will be available soon