Sporting Activity Guidance during Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

Tuesday 17 March 2020

The Government of Jersey has announced important new advice to contain the spread of Coronavirus in Jersey.  Jersey Sport as the independent body for sport in Jersey has been in constant dialogue with Government officials to ascertain exactly what the current advice means, and how this should be interpreted for all sporting activities.

Sport is a massive part of island life and the community of Jersey, and it is vital in these difficult times that sport leads the way in protecting our most ‘at risk’ islanders.

In consultation with the Government of Jersey and the Assistant Minister for Sport Jersey Sport has today issued the following advice to sports bodies and groups.  Please note guidance from Government is regularly changing and this guidance note will be updated accordingly.

Guidance for Sporting Bodies and Groups


Here is a reminder of the Jersey Sport contacts if you wish to discuss the issues surrounding Coronavirus for your sport. All numbers direct to mobile phones out of office hours and at weekends:

  • James Tilley, Sports Partnership Manager, 757710
  • David Kennedy, General Manager, 757713
  • Catriona McAllister, CEO, 757714

Please note guidance is changing regularly and Jersey Sport will update guidance as soon as any updates are available.  

**Updated 08.30am 17th March 2020**



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