Hot weather precaution

  • Please wear sun protection.
  • Wear a hat.
  • Uses sunscreen. The club also provides free sun lotion for members.
  • Watch for signs of dehydration. The urine colour charts in the toilets to help you self-monitor.
  • Drink plenty of water. There is free filtered tank water in the kitchen and also cold drinks for sale in the fridge.
  • While on the field take every opportunity to retreat to the shades between ends.
  • Sit out an end or two from time to time when you’re just practising.
  • Remember this is sport by choice, so in very hot weather it is sometimes better to sit it out in the shade and spectate.
  • If you are acting as DOS hold breaks between distances or ends.
  • There are ceiling fans in the lunch area.

With summer also comes the risk of storms and strong winds …

  • Never shoot outside as a storm approaches.
  • Do not shelter under trees in windy weather.