Baseball will be returning to White Rock and South Surrey this summer!
British Columbians will be able to get back to playing sports sooner with the Province’s action to protect amateur sport organizations from COVID-19 liabilities, provided they are complying with public health orders and provincial sport guidelines.
The BC Government has created a ministerial order that protects amateur sport organizations, their employees and volunteers from liability.
“We want to make sure children and their families can get the benefits of physical activity and get back to playing the sports they love,” said Lisa Beare, Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture. “Many sports organizations are run by volunteers who need to make sure they are protected for risks related to COVID-19. This order will help cover that risk so people can safely get back to playing sports sooner in their communities.”
Read the full release here: https://www.viasport.ca/news/province-takes-action-support-return-sport
In BC, our provincial sports organizations are Baseball BC, and BC Minor Baseball. Here are the Return to Play Guidelines:
- Baseball BC Return to Play Guidelines
- BC Minor Baseball Association COVID Illness Policy
- BC Minor Baseball Association COVID First Aid and Outbreak Plan