THE sports and recreation commission (SRC) announced that they are suspending all sporting activities to help curb the spread of COVID-19 with effect Monday 14 June 2021.
In a statement, the SRC said the new move was in live with the recent announcement by the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MoHCC) regarding new COVID-19 control measures.
The SRC hereby notifies members of the public that pursuant to the statement issued by Honourable Vice President of Zimbabwe,C.G.D.N Chiwenga, who is also the the Minister of Health and Child Care, setting out the additional measures to curb a renewed surge in the COVID-19 infections rates, ALL sporting activities and events are hereby suspended with effect Monday,14th June, 2021 until further notice.
“All national sports associations, clubs,gyms and related stakeholders should abide by this suspension without exception. The SRC is well aware of certain on-going or contemplated, national sports commitments (including qualifiers for national events) and will be in urgent direct communication with the relevant national associations thereof on guidance, and other mitigatory measures, in light of the above question,” reads the statement.