HOCKEY PEI MEMORANDUM
TO: HOCKEY PEI MEMBERSHIP
DATE: SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27TH, 2021
SUBJECT: ANNOUNCEMENT OF CIRCUIT BREAKER MEASURES AND ITS EFFECT ON HOCKEY
As announced by the Chief Public Health Office this evening, Saturday, February 27th, 2021, Prince Edward Island is moving to a Circuit Breaker, effective Sunday, February 28th at 8:00 AM.
Circuit breaker measures will be in place from Sunday, February 28th at 8:00 AM to Sunday, March 14th to help break the chain of transmission of COVID-19. As a result, Hockey PEI will make the following changes to its Return to Hockey Plans effective, Sunday, February 28th at 8:00 AM until further notice:
- Individual and team practices are permitted under the newly announced circuit breaker measures with up to 50 people permitted within your on-ice cohort.
- All gameplay is now prohibited.
- All tournament play continues to be prohibited.
- There will be no spectator capacity allowed inside arenas for any Hockey PEI sanctioned activity until further notice.
- A continued effort must be placed on accurate contact tracing and record keeping.
Hockey PEI asks all its members to abide by Public Health measures to allow us to return to normal as soon as possible. Hockey PEI remains commititted to the completion of the 2020-2021 hockey season, including Provincial Championships.
We will provide further information as it becomes available. We thank you for your understanding as we continue to work through these unprecedented times.
For Hockey PEI’s most up-to-date information surrounding COVID-19 and Return to Hockey Plans please visit www.hockeypei.com/members/return-to-hockey.
President Hockey PEI
Hockey PEI Board of Directors & Minor Council
Hockey PEI Executive Director, Connor Cameron
Hockey PEI Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Ron Whalen
Hockey PEI Manager, Hockey Operations & Communications, Tanner Doiron
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Hockey PEI is the governing body for organized hockey in Prince Edward Island. Hockey PEI’s main purpose is to foster, promote, develop, supervise, regulate, and govern the sport of amateur hockey throughout Prince Edward Island. For more on Hockey PEI and its programs visit www.hockeypei.com or follow through social media on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. For further information, please contact:
Manager, Hockey Operations & Communications