Riverside County not yet lifting hold on recreational team sports, including youth sports

The California Department of Public Health has determined that recreational team sports are still not permitted during the current phase of the states reopening plans. Valley News/JP Ranieri photo
Individual fitness may continue with modifications With stay-at-home orders being lifted around the country and states rolling out reopening plans, youth sports leagues and organizers are grappling with when and how to return to play without the same financial resources and, in many cases, centralized guidance, much like their professional counterparts. As Riverside County continues to safely reopen additional activities and sectors of the economy, the return of youth sports has been on the minds of many parents and young athletes countywide. Because many youth sports leagues do not fall under a national governing body, decisions about returning to play will likely be based on local and state recommendations. It might be safer for a recreational baseball league in one state to return
Subscribe or log in to read the rest of this content.