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FAQ's, Rules and Regulations

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

1. Do I have to pay to borrow equipment?
2. Do you have to wear a helmet while using equipment on the Emera Oval?
3. Are strollers permitted on the Emera Oval?
4. May I use my own equipment on the Emera Oval?
5. How many Metres around is the Emera Oval?
6. Do you ever close due to poor weather?
7. Can I borrow more than one item with one piece of identification?
8. Are dogs permitted on the Emera Oval?

1. Do I have to pay to borrow equipment?
No, you can borrow equipment for free with a current governmant issued photo ID.

2. Do you have to wear a helmet while using equipment on the Emera Oval?
Yes, everyone, regardless of age, must wear a helmet while participating at the Emera Oval.

3. Are strollers permitted on the Emera Oval?
Yes, strollers are welcome on the Emera Oval.

4. May I use my own equipment on the Emera Oval?
Yes, you can use your own equipment.

5. How many Metres around is the Emera Oval?
The Emera Oval is 400 metres around in the middle lane.

6. Do you ever close due to poor weather?
Yes, we sometimes close due to poor weather. If there is too much water on the surfact it is unsafe. Check the online schedule before you head out. It is updated as soon as we decide to close.

7. Can I borrow more than one item with one piece of identification?
Yes, you can borrow multiple pieces of equipment with one piece of identification. However, all items must be returned before the identification is returned.

8. Are dogs permitted on the Emera Oval? Dogs are not permitted on the skatng surface, and must be on a leash at all times while on the Emera Oval site.


 

Summer Skating Rules & Regulation

• Participation at the Emera Oval is at your own risk.
• The Emera Oval and the municipality are not responsible for any accident, injury, loss or damage.
• All participants must wear a helmet.
• Skaters should use appropriate speed during public sessions.
• Strollers are allowed on the Emera Oval.
• Dogs are not permitted on the skating surface, and must be on a leash at all times while on the Emera Oval site.
• Skate in a counter clockwise direction at all times.
• Follow the directions from the skate monitors at all times.
• Have a great time at the Emera Oval!