Kansas City Scott Gallagher Soccer Club

Weather Policies

Weather Policies for Summer/Heat and Winter/Cold

The below are guidelines provided by the Club, ultimately it is the responsibility of each Team Coach to use good judgement when holding or cancelling practice for their Teams.  Player Safety is always the most important factor.

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 coach’s discretion

104 and below

All teams may practice

 

 

WIND CHILL

PRACTICE CONDITIONS

24 degrees wind chill and below

All practices – cancelled at 24 degrees or below wind chill for all ages

SUMMER/HEAT –

Please hydrate properly BEFORE coming out to practices/games.

Continue to hydrate throughout practices/games.

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.

 

WINTER/COLD –

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