In light of the news announced on Friday October 30, 2020 by the Province of Manitoba that moved the Winnipeg Metro Health region to the "Critical / Red" Pandemic Response System, all Basketball Manitoba sanctioned and insured programs and activities taking place in the Winnipeg Metro region will cease to operate effective immediately. The stoppage of all basketball activities in the Winnipeg Metro Health Region will remain paused until a time the health status is changed from Red to Orange and is expected to run for at least 2 weeks.
Basketball Manitoba has already been advised by the following basketball facilities are closing effective immediately...
- Sport Manitoba Canada Games Sport for Life Centre
- University of Winnipeg Duckworth Centre
- Dakota Community Centre Fieldhouse
- University of Manitoba Investors Group Athletic Centre
- Canadian Mennonite University
It is expected that all other basketball facilities will make the same immediate moves including schools, community centres and recreation centres.
As news on this develops, this article will be updated.
Note: The colours shown on the map do not reflect the current health status of the area and are included for geographical reference only.