Return to Play update
Every sport is required to assess the risks against the framework set out for sport. A key determinant of the risk level is the frequency and duration of time spent within 1m of another person. Face to face close proximity is considered higher risk. Therefore, significant video analysis has been required to ascertain the exact risk levels of korfball.
Although some team sports have been able to return with their games virtually unaltered, it very much depends on the detail of how each sport is played and the extent to which there is prolonged face to face proximity within 1m distance. England Netball, for example, introduced yesterday a series of modifications which are designed to reduce the amount of time where players are face to face and within 1m of each other.