Covid-19: New update and Guidance for athletics 20 November 2020

Scottish Athletics has now issued the updated Covid-19 Guidance and Framework for Athletics (20 November 2020) .  The link to the revised framework is attached.

Update Level Framework for Athletics 20 November 2020

The key changes to note are:

  • Athletes living in a Level 4 area can now travel 5 miles from their local authority boundary to participate in sport.
  • Participants aged 18+ living in Levels 0, 1 and 2 should avoid travel to Level 3 or 4 areas to take part in sport.

Please note the guidance on group size and physical distancing remain unchanged in Level 4:

Group size

  • Age 11 and Under a maximum group size (bubble) of 15 athletes.
  • Age 12 – 17 years a maximum group size (bubble) of 8 athletes.
  • Age 18 + a maximum group size of 8 athletes.

Physical Distancing

  • Field of play bubbles suspended for those aged 18+ they must follow 2m side by side & 5m single file.

Posted on November 20th, 2020 in COVID-19.