Spring sports season in Okinawa, basketball in Korea delayed
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The start of conditioning workouts for the DODEA-Okinawa spring sports and the basketball season in Korea have been put on hold due to increased concerns about the coronavirus in both areas, DODEA officials said.
Okinawa’s spring sports season was scheduled to begin on Tuesday, while basketball trials in Korea were scheduled to begin on January 4.
But Korean U.S. forces implemented health protection condition C – substantial risk of coronavirus transmission – in mid-December and has been there ever since. In HPCON C, no high school athletics are allowed, per USFK and DODEA guidelines.
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