Return to Sport Toolbox
The resources in this toolbox provide guidance and tips for coaches and sport administrators during the return to sport participation. These resources are based on Public Health of Canada guidelines to prevent infection and reduce risk of spread of COVID-19. They are not intended to overrule or contradict Provincial or Territorial Public Health guidelines or sport-specific guidelines.
Sport organizations and coaches should return to in-person sport only when appropriate jurisdictional government authorities confirm it is safe to do so.
Tips for Leading a Safe Return to Sport:
Resources for Sport Leaders and Administrators
- Email alerts: Sport leaders and administrators are advised to consult the advice of the Sport Medicine Advisory Committee. The committee releases updates every 48 hours via email. You can subscribe for updates here or follow Own the Podium on Twitter.
- Public Health agencies: The Public Health Agency of Canada continues to assess the situation related to COVID-19 as new information becomes available. Updates can be found at: