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NEW CANAAN YOUTH FIELD HOCKEY ASSOCIATION

COVID GUIDELINES 2021

 

Mask:

– In alignment with current youth sport recommendations, players, regardless of vaccination status, will not be required to wear masks during outdoor activities, practice, or games.

Quarantine:

-No player shall attend practice or games if they are subject to a quarantine mandated by a school or other governmental agency.

-Vaccinated and unvaccinated players who experience COVID-19 symptoms after close contact with a known COVID-19 case will quarantine for 10 days (with a negative test between days 7 and 10) or 14 days without a test.

-Asymptomatic fully vaccinated players may continue with full participation provided they wear a mask until receiving a negative COVID-19 test (taken between days 3 and 5 from the date of contact) or 14 days without a test.

-Unvaccinated asymptomatic players who are a close contact of a known COVID-19 case will quarantine for 10 days (with a negative test between days 7 and 10) or 14 days without a test. 

Close Contact:

-Someone who was within 6 feet of an infected person for a cumulative total of 15 minutes or more over a 24-hour period (for example, three individual 5-minute exposures for a total of 15 minutes)

Return to Play after Covid-19 diagnosis:

-No player will be allowed to return to participate in any practice or game until they have written medical clearance provided by their doctor allowing for full athletic participation with no restrictions.

Exposure Notification:

All parents and / or guardians shall contact Tara Clough:tarapclough@gmail.com and/or James Caldero: jscaldero1@gmail.com in the event their child is subject to a quarantine, COVID-19 exposure or a positive COVID-19 diagnosis.