COVID-19 Response Whistler Olympic Park

INCREASED COVID-19 HEALTH & SAFETY PRECAUTIONS

The well-being of our guests, athletes, staff and community is our biggest priority. We have implemented new standards and procedures in addition to our existing sanitation and safety protocols for our venue and for our programs. On a daily basis, we are monitoring the current developments to ensure we follow the latest federal & provincial policies & recommendations.

Maintaining a Safe & Clean Venue Environment

  • Daily screening of staff for symptoms of COVID-19
  • Physical distancing mandatory at all times when possible (minimum 2 metres)
  • In areas where physical distancing cannot be maintained, personal protective equipment such as masks will be worn by staff.
  • Occupancy limits set and posted on our indoor spaces in order to maintain physical distancing
  • Handwashing and hand sanitation protocol for guests and staff; sanitation stations available in high traffic areas throughout the venue
  • Plexiglass barriers installed at check-in counters
  • Increased cleaning and sanitation of high touch surfaces and areas, such as Guest Services check-in area, counters, payment terminals, washroom facilities etc.

Summer Operations: Additional COVID-19 Precautions

  • Self-Guided Hiking (read more about activity):
    • All designated hiking routes and destinations allow for physical distancing
    • Physical distancing signage on venue
  • Experience Biathlon (read more about activity): 
    • Activity is delivered allowing for physical distancing at all times
    • Equipment is disinfected after every use
    • Multiple outdoor waiting areas are set up to ensure physical distancing between groups while waiting your turn at the range
  • Disc Golf (read more about activity): 
    • Disc golf course allows for physical distancing
    • Rental discs are disinfected after every use
  • Activity support / rental & retail staff:
    • Are screened daily for symptoms of COVID-19
    • Maintain physical distancing where possible
    • Use personal protective equipment such as masks and gloves where necessary
    • Implement additional controls where necessary
    • Follow extensive hygiene protocols
  • First aid services
    • Available by calling the Patrol Phone 778-228-4586
    • First aid staff will be following guidelines for providing first aid during pandemic set out by their certifying partners

What we ask of guests, athletes and all other visitors:

  • Do not visit our venue if you:
    • Are feeling sick / have been experiencing any signs or symptoms of COVID-19
    • Have travelled from outside the country in the last 14 days
    • Have been in close contact with anyone with a respiratory illness or a probable/suspected case of COVID-19
  • Maintain a safe physical distance from others; wear a mask when distancing is not possible or when advised
  • Follow the posted signage
  • Be patient with our team and others as we navigate this new normal

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!