For Immediate Release
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There are a number of actions you can take to help lower the risk of COVID-19 exposure and reduce the spread of the virus while your child is playing sports.
The more people a child or coach interacts with, the closer the physical interaction, the more sharing of equipment there is, and the longer a team is together, the higher the risk of COVID-19 spread. Therefore, the risk of COVID-19 spread can be different, depending on the type of activity.
The risk of COVID-19 spread increases in youth sports settings as follows:
Stay safe on and off the field: Tips for kids
Kids can follow these tips to protect themselves and others from COVID-19.
Keep youth athletes safe: Tips for parents and coaches
Reduce physical closeness between players when possible:
Minimize sharing of equipment or gear:
Limit travel outside of your area:
Practice social distancing and use cloth face coverings, when appropriate:
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Download Media Release COVID-19 - July 28, 2020 (PDF)