Sports Backers Training Team: COVID-19 Impacts and Procedures

As we navigate our ever-changing world, our mission to inspire you to live an active lifestyle remains. Now, more than ever, the Sports Backers team wants to keep you moving, but only in a way that keeps our participants, coaches, volunteers, staff, and communities safe and healthy. Our team has been working hard to revise our training plans to meet the current social distancing requirements so that we can get back to celebrating your active lifestyles through Sports Backers Training Teams in the safest way possible.

With individual’s safety and transmission mitigation in mind, we have new training modifications and procedures that will allow us to safely operate Sports Backers Training Team. These policies and procedures are in accordance with CDC guidelines and based on current recommendations for COVID-19 safety protocols and are subject to change at any time. The following does take into account vaccination status. You are considered fully vaccinated 2 weeks after your second dose following a 2-dose vaccine or 2 weeks following a single-dose vaccine.

What Sports Backers Training Team Coaches/Staff will be doing:

  • All coaches, Sports Backers staff, and volunteers who are not fully vaccinated will be required to wear a mask pre and post runs, including while at the stadium, parking lot, bathroom, team meeting areas, SAG stops and any other surrounding areas.
  • No onsite registration, all registration must be done prior to arriving for training.
  • Reducing communal surfaces.
  • Hand sanitizer available for usage.

Sports Backers Training Team Covid-19 Safety & Procedures:

  • In accordance with the CDC guidelines, all participants who are not fully vaccinated will be required to wear a mask at all times pre and post runs, including while at the stadium, parking lot, bathroom, team meeting areas and any other surrounding areas.
  • All participants who are not fully vaccinated are encouraged but not required to wear a mask while running and at SAGs.
  • When arriving for your teams first assigned start time, you must keep 6ft of social/physical distance between you and another person.
  • We will start a limited number of participants on the route at one time, while also sending small groups of participants in different directions.
  • When at a SAG do not congregate. Please consider putting on a mask if not fully vaccinated.

Our policies and procedures will continue to be updated as appropriate, all to ensure that we keep participants, volunteers, staff, and communities safe and healthy. These procedures are subject to change at any time and we appreciate your flexibility.

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