IDPH Updated All Sports Policy

Wed April 14, 2021

UPDATED All Sports Policy

On April 12, 2021, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) posted an All Sports Policy update to its website.

Illinois Department of Commerce, IDPH and the Illinois State Board of Education jointly issued this current guidance. 

It applies to all youth and adult recreational sports including – but not limited to – school-based sports (high school/elementary), 

travel clubs, private leagues and clubs, recreational leagues and centers, and park district sports programs.

Changes include updated masking and COVID testing requirements as well as spectator seating 

guidelines when regions enter the Bridge Phase of the Restore Illinois Plan.

For additional information regarding these changes, as well as levels of play and current conditions

allowed for the types of play per sport risk level, please refer to the IDPH website.