Newton Baseball return to Play Guidelines

Newton Canadian Baseball Association in co-operation with the Public Health Office, viaSport, Baseball BC, BC Minor Baseball and the City of Surrey have updated Return to Play (RTP) guidelines for the batting cages for Newton Canadian Baseball at Unwin Park.

British Columbians will be able to get back to playing sports sooner with the Province’s action to protect amateur sport organizations from COVID-19 liabilities, provided they are complying with public health orders and provincial sport guidelines.

The BC Government has created a ministerial order that protects amateur sport organizations, their employees and volunteers from liability.

“We want to make sure children and their families can get the benefits of physical activity and get back to playing the sports they love,” said Lisa Beare, Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture. “Many sports organizations are run by volunteers who need to make sure they are protected for risks related to COVID-19. This order will help cover that risk so people can safely get back to playing sports sooner in their communities.”

Read the full release here: https://www.viasport.ca/news/province-takes-action-support-return-sport

In BC, our provincial sports organizations are Baseball BC, and BC Minor Baseball. Here are the Return to Play Guidelines:

Newton Canadian Baseball RTP Guidelines

BC Minor Baseball Association COVID Illness Policy

BC Minor Baseball Association COVID First Aid and Outbreak Plan