Update from Basketball ACT - cancellation of games and training due to coronavirus

Hello to all Dodgers players and families!

Please find following an update from Basketball ACT regarding the cancellation of games, rep training and other BACT-related events tonight (Friday 13 March) and this weekend - as well as senior games next Monday 16 March - due to the current situation regarding coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please keep in touch with your team's coach and manager regarding any remaining training going into next week, and please keep an eye on our Facebook site / website for any rolling updates.

BACT - Health Update - 13 March 2020

In light of the recent advice against non-essential gatherings of persons over 500, provided by the Australian Government and health authorities today, Basketball ACT (BACT) has decided to cancel all BACT related events, competitions and programs, to protect public health and the spread of COVID-19. This will come into effect TODAY, Friday 13 March 2020 and will be applicable to all venues until, and including, Monday 16 March 2020.

This includes the cancellation of ALL Junior Competitions games (Friday - Sunday), ALL Senior games on Monday 16 March 2020, BACT Rep program training and all Aussie Hoops activities.

BACT has the health and well-being of all its basketball family in mind when making this decision, and we appreciate your patience and understanding during this period. As the situation is a rapidly evolving one, we will be re-examining all advice provided by the Australian Government, ACT Government and health authorities, to protect our, players, coaches, members, supporters and staff.

BACT will assess and update information regarding public health and well-being, as it is received, on Monday 16 March 2020.

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