Here you will find a collection of articles addressing the impact of COVID-19 on community sport. There are many issues to consider in a post COVID world - these articles will get you thinking and, hopefully, will help you in the rebuilding of community sport.
Some of these articles are developed by Play by the Rules, others are curated from different sources. Play by the Rules does not endorse the views of third parties expressed here, but we do include them and think they are useful.
The Australian Government has announced new community sport guidelines to combat the spread of COVID-19, as of 18 March 2020.Read More
The extensive social distancing policies put in place to limit the spread of COVID-19 mean most people will have to spend much, if not all, their time at home.Read More
Will community sport look the same post COVID-19? What are some of the things you can be getting on with to help rebuild community sport?Read More
Elite and community sport organisations have been hit hard by the coronavirus shut down and the recovery process presents a range of challenges going forward.Read More
The resumption of sport and recreation activities will be a complex process. A careful stepwise process needs to be implemented to ensure the safety of athletes and other personnel and the wider community. See the National Framework for the Resumption of Sport and Recreation ActivitiesRead More
It is understandable that given the role and the responsibilities of a COVID-19 Safety Coordinator that a volunteer would be nervous. The position appears to be full of potential legal pitfalls and that only a lawyer should consider the position. But is that really the case?Read More
Inclusive Sport SA have produced a suite of accessible communication materials to help community sports ensure that the return to sport is safe and inclusive. Check them out...Read More