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Health and Safety Guidelines

South Georgia Tormenta FC, including its staff, players and coaches, alongside its fans, should use the following protocols as we prepare to offer soccer activities.

By purchasing your ticket to or attending any Tormenta FC game, training, trial, tournament or event, you acknowledge the guidelines that are set forth by the club and the State of Georgia. If you choose not to follow these rules, Tormenta FC is not to be held responsible for any personal illness or injury. Please follow the links below if you have any questions about these guidelines.

Tormenta FC values the continued support of its fans and will always put the health and safety of everyone as the highest priority. The club will continue to follow the guidance of the local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in regards upcoming events across South Georgia and the Lowcountry of South Carolina and will update this page with additional safety and health information, as needed


FAN GUIDELINES:

  • The club recommends all fans purchase tickets in advance online or via the official Tormenta FC app.
  • Following Georgia Governor Brian P. Kemp's recent executive orders, individuals are strongly encouraged to wear a mask while attending all 2021 Tormenta FC home matches and any Tormenta FC event.
  • In-stadium traffic will be assisted by staff to avoid fan congregation and help with physical distancing.
  • Tormenta FC requests all individuals not to touch balls that leave the field of play. Staff must sanitize the game balls before they return to play.
  • Tormenta FC will create a physically distanced seat map that will ensure there is a six-foot radius around each fan or group of fans seated together.
  • The club strongly recommends fans bring no cash to the stadium and use card ONLY at concession and merchandise stands. Merch can also be purchased online and picked up at the match.

FACILITY GUIDELINES:

  • In conjunction with Georgia Southern University, Erk Russell Park will undergo a thorough cleaning and sanitization process prior to and immediately following every Tormenta FC match.
  • Bathrooms and common areas will be cleaned during each match.
  • Bathroom doors will be propped open to avoid touching by fans and staff.
  • Fans will be asked to enter and exit through specific gates ahead of the match.
  • Markers will be placed in concession lines and in the team store to promote physically distancing while fans wait to be checked out.

EMPLOYEE/STAFF/PLAYER GUIDELINES:

  • All Tormenta FC individuals will complete a health screening prior to each event, including a temperature check. If any individual is feeling unwell, they will not be allowed to report to the facility.
  • All individuals will wear masks at all times, unless instructed to remove.
  • All persons must socially distance (i.e. remain at least six feet apart from each other) while at The Clubhouse training fields. All persons at The Clubhouse training fields must wear masks unless they are training.