Health and Safety Guidelines – Cary Leeds Center

Updated Daily Entry Procedures:

In compliance with New York City Emergency Executive Order No. 225, Key to NYC, all eligible individuals will be required to show proof of a COVID-19 vaccination in order to enter the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning.

Under this Emergency Executive Order and in accordance with the New York City Parks Department, all eligible individuals who wish to enter the facility, will be required to show proof of a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccination by September 13, 2021. Prior to arrival at the center please email a copy of your COVID-19 Vaccination Card to caryleedsinfo@nyjtl.org.

The Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning is committed to keeping its patrons, team members, and community safe while continuing to provide the highest quality programming.  

  • In an effort to provide a safe environment at the Cary Leeds Center, ALL guests seeking entry into the center must complete the Daily Health Questionnaire upon arrival at the center.
    • For any players under the age of 18, the Daily Health Questionnaire must be filled out by their parent/legal guardian.
    • In an effort to provide you the safest possible environment, please complete the below form accurately & truthfully. If you answer “YES” to any of the questions #1-4, you will not be allowed to enter, except if below criteria in red font is met.
      1. In the past 14 days, have you experienced symptoms of COVID-19, including a fever of 100.4 Fahrenheit or greater, a new cough, shortness of breath, loss of taste or smell?
      2. In the past 14 days, have you tested positive for COVID-19?
      3. To the best of your knowledge, in the past 14 days, have you been in close contact (within 6 feet for at least 10 minutes) with anyone who tested positive for COVID-19 or who has had symptoms of COVID-19? If yes, and are fully vaccinated and asymptomatic, there is no need to quarantine if you provide proof of vaccination to the front desk. If you are unvaccinated and have been in contact with someone who has tested positive, and are asymptomatic, you have two options as to how long you should quarantine: 10 days without testing or 7 days after receiving a negative test (test must occur on day 5 or later) – in order to enter the center, provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test to front desk staff. Continue to watch for symptoms until 14 days after initial exposure
      4. Have you traveled (domestic (excluding states that border NY) or international) within the last 14 days? If yes, for all travelers who are fully vaccinated and asymptomatic, there is no need to quarantine.  However, you must provide proof of vaccination to the front desk upon arrival. If you are unvaccinated and asymptomatic, you must provide a negative COVID-19 test to the front desk, otherwise you will be required to quarantine for 10 days.
    • Everyone is required to wear an approved protective face coverings, covering their nose and mouth at all times within the clubhouse, and observe proper social distancing at a minimum of six feet.
    • Upon arrival all guests will have their temperatures taken using non-contact thermometers, anyone with a temperature of 100.4°F or above will not be permitted to enter the center.
    • Proper social distancing must be observed at a minimum of six feet at all times in all areas of the center and on court.
    • Anyone exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms, either upon arrival or at any point on site, they will be asked to leave and in case of a junior player will be sent to a designated quarantine area, safely monitored, and their parent/legal guardian will be contacted immediately for pick up.
    • Routine cleaning and disinfection will be scheduled.
  • On Court Mask Policy:
    • Masks must be worn by all participants in Red, Orange & Green classes
    • Masks must be worn by all participants under the age of 12
    • Masks must be worn by all individuals, regardless of age or vaccination status, when there are more than 6 total people on the court, including the coach.

Annual Waiver and Release Form:

Cary Leeds Center Guiding Principles

  • Safeguard the health and safety of all staff and guests.
  • Emphasize equity and access by providing the opportunity for all children, adults and the entire community to access tennis and educational programming.
  • Continuously monitor, and when necessary, modify and adapt to fit needs, demands and/or mandates.
  • Incorporate recommendations and guidance from the all local, state and federal government agencies.