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WEATHER POLICIES

 

SPORTING Blue Valley Weather Policies for Summer/Heat and Winter/Cold

HEAT INDEX
PRACTICE CONDITIONS
116 and above
All practices  - cancelled
105-115
Pre-K to U11 - cancelled
U12 and older - limited practice
or practice cancelled at coaches discretion
104 and below
All teams practice
 
 
WIND CHILL
PRACTICE CONDITIONS
24 degrees wind chill and below
All practices - cancelled for U14 and older
See note below for U13 and younger

 ****New Winter Temperature Policy effective as of 3/22/13 - Practices for players U13 and younger will be cancelled if the temperature is 32 degrees or below and/or a windchill of 24 degrees or below.  Practices for players U14 and older will be cancelled if the windchill is 24 degrees or below.****

SUMMER/HEAT -

Please hydrate properly BEFORE coming out to practices/games.

Continue to hydrate throughout practices/games.

Bring a small cooler filled with ice water and towels to drape around your head and neck during breaks in activity.

Stay in shaded area as often as possible.

Report dizziness or nausea to an adult - immediately!

In case of thunder and lightning, all practices/games will be cancelled or suspended.  If you see lightning or hear thunder, stop what you are doing and seek immediate shelter.  Play can resume after waiting 15 minutes after the last occurrence. 

Remember that SOCCER IS A GAME!  Health and safety of players should be our number one concern.

Parents have the primary responsibility for keeping their children safe.  Please be aware of weather conditions during practices and games, and be prepared to pick your child up early or keep them home if warranted. 

WINTER/COLD -

If the BV School District cancels evening activities then ALL PRACTICES/GAMES are cancelled for SPORTING BV. 

If the windchill is 24 degrees or below, practices will be cancelled. 

Remember that SOCCER IS A GAME!  Health and safety of players should be our number one concern.

Parents have the primary responsibility for keeping their children safe.  Please be aware of weather conditions during practices and games, and be prepared to pick your child up early or keep them home if warranted. 

FIFA
US SOCCER FEDERATION
SPORTING KC
US Club
USSSA
USYSA
KSYSA
HEARTLAND
NPL
ECNL
MRL
US YOUTH FUTSAL
Futsal KC
SPORTING CLUB NETWORK
JOCO ADULT SOCCER LEAGUE