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Posted on: September 20, 2021

Recreation - Current COVID-19 Restrictions

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ORA Entry Requirements

 Participants (17 & under)

  • Participants under the age of 18 do not require proof of vaccination.

Participants (18 & over)

  • All participants, Coaches, Volunteers, must be either vaccinated, have a medical exemption note or have proof of a privately paid for PCR or Rapid test within 72 hours of entering the facility.   Your proof of vaccination must be dated 14 days prior to entering the facility.

Spectators

  • Spectators 12+ must be either vaccinated, have medical exemption notes or have proof of a privately paid for PCR or Rapid test within 72 hours of entering the facility. Your proof of vaccination must be dated 14 days prior to entering the facility.

Masks

  • Spectators must be masked at all times unless eating or drinking.
  • Players, Coaches and volunteers must be masked when in the facility (until on the ice surface (they are not required while participating in sports).  

 You will not be permitted to enter the facility without 

    • a mask,
    • vaccine record or covid screening test or exemption letter and, 
    • picture ID if you are 18 or older.

Further information and details on the restrictions can be found: Black Diamond Restrictions Exemption Program/Operating Guideline


Current Provincial COVID-19 Restrictions for Recreation are as follows:

Adult (over 18) sport, fitness and performance activities (Sept 20)

The following restrictions apply unless the facility or program implements the Restrictions Exemption Program:

  • Indoor group classes and activities are not permitted.
  • Indoor competitions are paused except where vaccine exemptions have been granted.
  • Indoor one-on-one training and solo activities are allowed with 3-metre physical distancing.
  • Outdoor activities can continue with no restrictions.

 Youth (under 18) sport, fitness and performance activities (Sept 16)

 Indoor group classes, training, and competitions are permitted, but participants are required to:

  • screen for symptoms
  • maintain 2 metres distancing, except youth while engaged in physical activity
  • wear a mask, except youth while engaged in physical activity
  • Spectator attendance is restricted to 1/3 bleacher capacity, attendees are limited to a single household or 2 close contacts if living alone and must be masked and maintain 2 metres physical distancing.

Town facilities are exploring other options such as the Restrictions Exemption Program in conjunction with other facilities throughout the region.


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