BA announces Return To Basketball guidelines
The principles of the Return to Basketball Guidelines include:Guidelines for Return to Playing Basketball (PDF)
Provide the basketball community with clarity on what activities may be able to occur at each stage of lifted restrictions
Education to all participants about COVID-19 risk mitigation strategies
Assessment and preparation of the training and playing environment
Assessment of participants prior to the resumption of training and competition
Delivery and ongoing management of training and competition including venue management
These Return to Basketball Guidelines were developed in line with expert advice from Australian Institute of Sport Chief Medical Officer, Dr David Hughes and Basketball Australia Chief Medical Officer, Dr Peter Harcourt.
"The Australian basketball community has demonstrated exemplary behaviour in assisting state and federal governments to stop the spread of COVID-19 and this vigilance will need to continue as we restart basketball activities," expressed Harcourt.