42K PANDEMIC MEASURES AND COMPETITION STATUS
TURKISH ATHLETICS FEDERATION –
Vaccine Card and PCR Test Application
According to the circular issued by the Ministry of Interior; In addition to the HES code inquiry process, it has become obligatory for the athletes, officials, spectators and volunteers who will participate in the events to submit a valid vaccination card or PCR test.
STATEMENT OF THE RELATED FEDERATION;
In accordance with the circular regarding sports competitions published by the Ministry of Interior on September 3, 2021, some Covid-19 measures have been introduced due to the fact that the athletes who will participate in the special competitions and road races approved by the Turkish Athletics Federation gather and start in large groups.
In this context, careful attention will be paid to the implementation of the following two articles in the circular:
14. a) Persons who have completed the vaccination calendar will be able to participate in the competitions within 180 days from the 14th day following the last vaccination date, and within 180 days from the completion of the isolation processes of those who have had Covid-19.
In order to complete the vaccination card, the last vaccination must be given from Tuesday, May 11, 2021, until Sunday, October 24, 2021.
15. b) Participants must have a PCR test at most 48 hours before the competition time and the test result must be “negative”.
Participants who do not meet the above-mentioned conditions will not be allowed to participate in the competitions by the organizers, institutions and organizations; Sanctions will be applied to those who act contrary to the Covid-19 measures in accordance with the provisions of the General Sanitary Law No. 1593.
It is presented to the public with great importance.