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UPDATED 9/1/2020

  • At all times participants will adhere to Idaho Ice World (IIW), local, state, and federal requirements and guidelines. This includes but is not limited to social distancing and mask requirements. 
  • No persons displaying symptoms of cough, flu, or fever may enter the facility. Individuals who have possibly been exposed to someone who is sick should stay at home. Every player will follow travel guidelines and all guidelines set by the CDC. If any symptoms cause you to stay home or come into contact with anyone who tests positive, you will not be allowed to skate for 14 days.

Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • This list does not include all possible symptoms. CDC will continue to update this list as we learn more about COVID-19. 
  • If you think or know you had COVID-19, and had symptoms, you can be around others after:
    • 10 days since symptoms first appeared and
    • 24 hours with no fever without the use of fever-reducing medications and
    • COVID-19 symptoms have improved (for example, cough, shortness of breath)

  • Immediately leave if you feel ill and immediately notify a coach if a skater becomes ill with COVID-19 like symptoms or tests positive for COVID-19. 
  • Social Distancing – For everyone’s safety, it’s critical to maintain the required social distance to help minimize risk of COVID-19 exposure. The minimum requirement for social distancing is six (6’) feet.
  • Skaters are REQUIRED to wear facemasks when inside the facility.  Due to the updated Central District Health public health order that took effect in the City of Boise on August 11th, all Idaho IceWorld users will be required to wear a mask that covers their nose and mouth when inside the facility, with the exception of when they are actively engaged in athletic competition, training, or practice within the confines of the ice surface. Coaches or instructors are required to wear a mask while on the ice at all times. In addition, coaches, instructors participants not within the confines of the playing surface shall be required to wear a mask.
  • Skaters will be allowed inside the facility 15 minutes prior to their class. One adult may enter with a skater if that skater requires assistance with preparation.  Once skater is prepared, that adult must exit the building. 
  • Skaters will use hand sanitizer before entering the building and are encouraged to limit touching surfaces during their stay. Multiple sanitizer stations will be available throughout the facility. 
  • Skaters’ personal items should be limited to skates with guards, water bottle, helmet and stick. One equipment bag is allowed. 
  • Skaters are to walk DIRECTLY to their assigned rink. No socializing, loitering or wandering.  Skaters will take one chair which has been socially distanced and remain in the chair until directed to enter the ice. 
  • If skaters need to use the restroom, we highly recommend they do so before their session begins, continuing social distancing guidelines. 
  • HOCKEY BENCHES WILL REMAIN CLOSED. Do not enter! 
  • Skaters will use one 6’ mark (X) along the boards to place water bottle. 
  • When session is over, skaters must maintain social distancing when exiting the ice and walk directly to their chair to remove skates, gather belongings, etc.

On Ice Procedures:

  • Sessions must be prepaid. No drop-in admissions available. Sign-ups taken once sessions are published on the Idaho IceWorld Calendar of Events. Sign-ups end 1 hour before the session begins. 
  • Sign up by calling 208-608-7718, Mon-Fri, 9 AM – 5 PM. 
  • Cancellations will be accepted up to 24 hours in advance of the session by calling 208-608-7718.
  • Household credit or 10 Punch Pass credit will be applied.
  • Credit card refunds by request only. 
  • Maximum Ice capacity is 30 skaters for Stick Time and 20 skaters and 2 goalies for Pick Up. 
  • Come dressed to skate. Locker rooms will not be available. 
  • No warm-ups or dry land training in the facility. 
  • Idaho IceWorld provided equipment, other than nets, will not be available for use. 
  • Player benches will be off limits to skaters. 
  • No spectators or sideline coaching.
  • No handshakes, high fives or other contact is permitted to promote physical distancing. 
  • No spitting. Everyone is encouraged to cover their coughs and sneezes with a tissue or use the inside of their elbow. 
  • Full face shields are highly recommended but not required. 

Procedures subject to change.