The Ministry of sport of the Russian Federation introduces additional measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus COVID-19.
The Ministry of sports of Russia recommends to the Russian sports federations and the Executive authorities of constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of physical culture and sports to cancel or postpone the holding of all official sports competitions on the territory of the Russian Federation since March 21, 2020, and until further notice.
The Ministry of sport also recommends the deletion of participation in all sports and sports activities of athletes, coaches and other specialists of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, in which the quarantine is declared.
Executive authorities of constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the field of physical culture and sport is recommended to set finite state organizations engaged in sports training of children. From March 21, 2020, to April 10, 2020 classes should be conducted only with the written consent of parents and in groups of no more than 30 people.
The corresponding order “About cancellation or postponement of sports competitions on the territory of the Russian Federation to prevent the introduction and spread of novel coronavirus infection” was signed by the Minister of sport of the Russian Federation Oleg Matytsin.
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