BCAN Statement on COVID-19
March 4, 2020
Badminton Canada's official statement on COVID-19
There has been significant discussion around the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Badminton Canada would like to update you on the following:
- The safety and health of all our participants (athletes, coaches, technical official, the host communities and the broader sport community is always a top priority of Badminton Canada.
- Badminton Canada is continuing with preparations for the all national and international events hosted in Canada as planned.
- The Badminton Canada is working closely with both the Public Health Agency of Canada as well as the Canadian Olympic Committee expert medical team to review any countermeasures that may be necessary at our events.
COVID-19 is a fast-evolving situation globally, and we will update or revise our event planning as necessary. As of now, there is no basis to speculate on any postponements or cancellations.
We will continue to update the community as and when new and important information becomes available.