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Further South Wales Local Lockdown Restrictions

The introduction of local lockdown restrictions to Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, and Merthyr Tydfil County Boroughs, and the City and County Borough of Newport by the Welsh Government, means the following comes into effect from 18:00 on Tuesday 22th September 2020:

  • No athletes, leaders, officials or staff residing in the borough to attend running activities outside the borough e.g. competitions, training, face to face education courses
  • Running groups are advised to continue adhering to the Guidance for a return to Group Running.  Local lockdown measures mean that running groups should exclude any members living outside of the borough from attending training sessions inside the borough
  • No athletes or leaders residing outside the borough to attend facilities or training sessions in the borough

In line with the Welsh Athletics Traffic Light approach, the following boroughs are currently in the Red & Amber categories: