Last week, outdoor sports finally reopened and the green light to operate normally. In indoor sports for adults over the age of twenty, the situation is completely different. There are still distance restrictions.
Handball chief Kåre Geir Lio has little understanding of this. It is believed that the last restrictions should be removed. in a Mail He noted that the second-to-sixth division teams have suffered badly since the Corona pandemic hit here at home in March 2020.
“It has long been time for this group of handball to be able to train and play as usual. We have long shown that we are good at complying with infection control measures. The majority of the players are adults and they have potions 1, 2, and 3. However, still Players are subject to severe restrictions that make it impossible to train and play matches as usual,” writes Liu.
It is believed that this group constitutes about 9,000 players in 356 municipalities. Lio argues that they pose a small risk of increased infection.
“The dropout rate is really high. Should you test this group of players that the third season in a row should be shortened or not played at all?”, the head of handball asks and continues:
“We ask the government to conduct a new assessment as soon as possible, and to be a complete conquest of handball.”
Today, the top two divisions of handball can play and train as usual. The same applies to children and youth.