Gym Code of Conduct
terms and times outline the Eastbourne College code of conduct for the College
Gym and applies to all gym users. Any breach of the following rules could
result in your suspension from the College Gym at the discretion of the
Director of Sport.
College Gym opening times for ES Sports Club members are as advertised. Any
updates and changes will be sent via e-mail when required.
hands properly in the toilets next to the gym before entering. Take note of new
non-negotiable rules of using the College gym, posted on the walls.
person limit in the gym. Please wait outside (no crowding in corridors) for 1
in, 1 out if necessary. At discretion of staff on duty.
College rules apply at all times and any misconduct will be dealt with
appropriately or a ban on using the gym for a period of time. This includes any
issues during transit to and from the gym.
kit must be worn whilst using the gym. No vests or crop tops as examples.
speakers are to be brought into the gym; if you want to listen to music, use
your own headphones.
filming is allowed in the gym. Only staff can film if for educational purposes
such as coursework.
the gym tidy; even if it is not your mess. All equipment must be returned and
any rubbish must be placed in the bins provided. Wash / sanitise hands having
done so and during the session.
down any equipment you’ve used and put any tissue paper in the bins provided.
your own water bottle already filled, the water dispenser is out of use
currently. No eating.
Always shut the door behind you, do not prop it open
– because of site security / safeguarding. You therefore must have your access
If you are unsure of how to use a piece of
equipment, or perform a certain exercise, ask a member of staff. Do not attempt
Weights and Cardio Equipment:
weights which are taped up are not to be used at present.
not drop weights; this counts as vandalism.
equipment (e.g. plates, barbells, dumbbells, kettlebells, and foam rollers)
must be returned to where it is stored after use.
using free weights there must be a spotter/buddy present
17. Cardio Equipment must be used for no other purpose than that for which it was intended, and must be wiped down after use.
Sports Club members may gain access to the gym by filling in a PAR-Q on Operoo
and watching the induction video by Head of Strength and Conditioning (Dan
E Sports Club members can only use the gym at set times and must not use the facility at the same time as pupils or during PE