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Amateur sport will not restart "for at least a month," said Sports Minister Roxana Maracineanu, echoing the words of Emmanuel Macron, who called for "4 to 6 weeks" to be held before being able to loosen certain constraints. at Covid-19.
"We have this period of one month to prepare for a recovery in each of our sectors," she said after the presentation of the 2020 barometer of French sports practices, specifying: "It will not be before a month.
"Depending on health developments, territory by territory, we can return to a practice for all indoors and outdoors with perhaps a passage as in November where minors were privileged over adults", detailed the former swimmer.
The world of amateur sport, especially indoor and indoor sports, last week raised a "cry of alarm" in the face of the crisis they are facing and are calling for the return to practice.
No sports masks for a month
Asked about sports masks, which must meet an “Afnor” standard and allow people to indulge in indoor sport, “they cannot be marketed for a month,” she replied.
"It will also be a mask that can be used for people who have to talk a lot or for physical trades", specifying: "The deadlines
(Editor's note: reopening)
will not be dictated by the appearance of the mask", but "once reopened , the mask will make it possible to close less ”.
The reopening of the swimming pools will be played out "on social distancing, on the number of people admitted by slots," said the minister who also explained that she was working with local authorities for "openings in advance of the discovery pools phase. , covered with a bubble or those which can transform into a Nordic basin when they only open a few summer months.
The additional costs, we are in the process of seeing with the communities how to assume them together, ”she said.
Currently, only the Nordic pools, heated and fully open, are open.