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Effective Date May 12, 2009

Gymnasium Policies

* Since all games are self-monitored, good sportsmanship and proper
conduct are expected.

* BLACK-SOLE SHOES and other marking shoes are not permitted on the
playing floor.  Clemente Center staff will make a discretionary decision in some special cases. 

* For your safety, shoes must be worn at all times.

* Grabbing or hanging on the net or rim is prohibited.  Violators
will be escorted from the building.

* Baseball, football, and other activities or equipment deemed
unsafe in the gymnasium environment, are prohibited unless special
permission is obtained from the Clemente Center Director. 

* In the event of crowded courts and waiting players, the facility
supervisor has the authority to modify games.

* Chewing gum, food, or drinks are not permitted in the gyms.

* Some scheduled activities in the gymnasium may take priority over
open recreation.  Changes in the schedule will be posted on the daily
facility schedule.

* Shirts are required unless shirts/skins team designation is

Court Usage Guidelines

* Scheduled activities have priority (please check the daily
facility schedule).

* When the gymnasium is crowded, courts may be broken down into
half-court games in order to accommodate more people.  This decision will be made by the Clemente Center staff and will be based on participant need.

Basketball Challenge Court Rules

* Challenge court rules apply when patrons are waiting on the
sidelines to play.

* Games are played to 12, win by one.

* Winners stay, losers rotate off.  

Volleyball Challenge Court Rules

* Volleyball games will be played to 15 points - best two out of
three wins.