Sun Smart

 "Sun-Net"

Sun Protection Policy

"Slip"         

Clubs are encouraged to provide long sleeved t-shirts as an option for uniform.
All umpires, coaches and officials are expected to wear association long sleeved t-shirt at all times.
All umpires/coaches must wear protective sunglasses

"Slop"   

Complimentary sunscreen is available at the courts :
Where?       Score sheet table                                            

"Slap" 

Soft brimmed hats should be worn by all participants on and off the court.
Note: hard brimmed caps are not allowed due to risk of eye damage.
          caps/visors may not provide adequate protection for the head/neck.

"Slurp"

All participants should be encouraged to bring a water bottle to their game.
Note: drink 200ml of water with every 15 minutes of exercise!

"Why"?  

Prevention Of    *Skin Cancer
                       *Sunburn
                       *Heat / Sun ‘ Stroke'
                       *Dehydration