Crusaders News · PA State Covid19 Update information from 11/17


Masking Update from 11/17/20:

Based on the information provided by the State today all gym classes, coaches, athletes, trainers, cheerleaders, spectators, etc are now required to wear a mask at all times whether they are playing or not.  This is not optional  and goes into effect tomorrow on November 18, 2020.

So moving forward all participants in sports/gym must be masked at all times, unless getting a drink.

Does the Order apply to athletes and sports activities?

Yes. Everyone who participates in sport activities including coaches, athletes (including cheerleaders), and spectators must wear a face covering, such as a mask, unless they fall under an exception in Section 3 of the Order.

Indoors: Coaches, athletes (including cheerleaders), and spectators must wear face coverings, when indoors and where another person or persons who are not members of the individual’s household are present in the same space, irrespective of physical distance. This includes while actively engaged in workouts, competition, and on the sidelines, etc.

Outdoors: Coaches, athletes (including cheerleaders), and spectators must wear face coverings if they cannot maintain sustained physical distance from persons outside of their household. This includes while actively engaged in workouts, competition, and on the sidelines, in the dugout, etc. If sustained six-foot distancing can be maintained, face coverings may be removed when outdoors.

Traveling Update as of 11/17/20:

The state orders require anyone coming to Pennsylvania from another state to either quarantine upon arrival or receive a negative covid-19 test within 72 hours of coming to the state. The same goes for Pennsylvanians leaving the state and returning. The order does not apply to those who commute across state lines for work or medical treatment.