GRPA Coronavirus Notice April 3
Thursday, March 12, 2020
**Corona Virus Notice update** April 3
Governor's Order to Ensure Healthy Georgia
Shelter in Place Summary
Global Cases of COVID-19- LIVE Chart
Georgia Cases COVID-19- Daily update County by County
**Corona Virus Notice update** April 1
The State Athletic Committee met this morning (April 1), via webinar, to discuss GRPA District and State baseball, softball, and swimming among other business. They voted to meet again on May 8 to make a final decision to cancel or offer District and State competition for those sports.
If you have specific questions please contact your District Athletic representative.
**Corona Virus Notice update** March 23
We continue to closely monitor the continuous changing environment surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The health, safety, and well-being of our members and the communities they serve is our top priority. We will continue to closely monitor the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) as news about it changes daily.
Many are aware of the various recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Governor Kemp, Department of Public Health and your local community experts. We continue to encourage everyone to take proactive preparedness precautions and follow continued guidance offered by the CDC and local and state public health authorities.
After meeting with the GRPA Executive Committee and the State Athletic Committee, it has been determined to cancel the following programs/events:
March District meetings- CANCELLED
Programmers Workshop- CANCELLED
Leadership Series- CANCELLED
State Lacrosse- CANCELLED
State Track (Class “A” & Class “B/C”)- CANCELLED
The State Athletic Committee will be meeting April 1 to determine the course for baseball/softball/swimming District and State events. For those who have signed up and paid for an event that is cancelled please contact the GRPA office and we will issue credit or a refund based on your preference.
We will continue to work closely with the Executive Committee, State Athletic Committee and local communities regarding upcoming District and State programs and athletic events. For local events you are encouraged to work closely with your local health authorities.
Thank you for your patience and trust in GRPA. Just as we have with other events surrounding GRPA in the past, we are prepared to navigate through these challenging circumstances with safety at the forefront while preparing for future GRPA events.
If you have additional questions please reach out to an Executive Committee Member, State Athletic Committee Member, or the GRPA Office.