Elite athletes must be able to miss contact training, says report

  • Government’s latest guidelines pave way to ‘opt out’
  • Seven-page document contains eight points of guidance

Elite athletes must be given the ability to opt out of a return to contact training, according to new advice from the government that paves the way for the return of the Premier League.

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has published the second stage of its “return to training” guidance for elite athletes – the Covid-19 guidelines all sports must follow if they aim to return to competition behind closed doors, should circumstances allow, after 1 June.

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