On Monday, the Social and Health Board of the City of Vaasa decided that all meetings and public events for more than 50 people will be banned in the city in accordance with section 58 of the Communicable Diseases Act until 25 October 2020.

In addition, the board strongly recommended putting team sports and competition activities on a break on October 25th. until.

Chief physician of the city of Vaasa Heikki Kaukoranta however, he does not see any obstacle to the continuation of the training and competition activities of the Vaasa Sports League team.

– We have discussed with Chief Physician Kaukoranta about training a professional team and playing away games. The team operates in a controlled environment, and he says we can continue to practice our profession. These guidelines allow us to continue our operations in the League, CEO of Vaasan Sport Tomas Kurtén says sEura website.

The sport was scheduled to play its first home game on 10.10. The team had three other home games marked on the match schedule for the duration of the gathering restrictions.

New dates for postponed matches will be announced later.

The coronary situation has recently worsened in the Vaasa Hospital District. On Monday, 63 new coronavirus infections were diagnosed in the hospital district. There are now a total of 222 coronary infections.