Measures applicable to all competitions / activities.
Participants who are diagnosed with respiratory infection or COVID-19 are not allowed to enter the activity venue.
Before entering the reporting venue, participants must put on their own surgical mask properly (with the nose, mouth and chin fully covered) and rub their hands by using alcohol sanitizer gel placed in front of the entrance. Masks with valves are not acceptable.
Participants are required to put on a surgical mask properly and should not remove it, except when being requested by the invigilators to remove the mask temporarily for identity verification. Those who refuse to put on their surgical mask will be regarded as having breached the competition rules.
Measures applicable to Primary School competitions / activities only.
Before Proceeding to the Activity Venue
Participants must check their body temperature, bring their completed Health Declaration Form.
Participants must perform a Rapid Antigen Test at home, between 6 a.m. and the reporting time on the day of activity.
Participants must take a photo of the negative result Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) placed above the same declaration form (see example). Do not bring the RAT to the venue.
Participants who make false, incomplete or misleading declaration will be disqualified from the competition / disallowed to participate in the activity.
Participants with the following conditions MUST NOT go to the activity venue:
Having symptoms of COVID-19, such as having a fever (oral temperature 37.5°C, tympanic temperature 38°C or above), symptoms of acute respiratory tract infection (such as a cough or shortness of breath) or sudden loss of sense of taste or smell, etc.
Undergoing government designated mandatory quarantine (including StayHomeSafe Scheme or home isolation).
Awaiting COVID-19 compulsory testing results. Exception: all household members test negative using RATs.
Before the Activity
The reporting venue will open 30 minutes before the reporting time. Participants should avoid arriving early. Participants will not be allowed to gather near the entrance.
A body temperature screening will be set up at reporting venue. For participants whose temperature exceed the alert level of the forehead thermometer screening, a tympanic temperature will be taken. If the tympanic temperature is at or higher than 38.0°C, the contestant will be disqualified and be asked to leave the venue.
After going through the temperature screening, participants may proceed to the activity venue. Staff will check whether participants have completed and signed the Health Declaration Form. At the same time, the contestant will be asked to present their HKID card AND student ID card.
The above process will be strictly enforced.
Participants must be ready to show the photo of the RAT result when requested by our staff.
During the Activity
Participants may only drink water with invigilators’ permission.
Invigilators are authorized to disqualify participants who are sneezing, coughing or showing other symptoms. They will be asked to leave the venue.
After the Activity
At the end of the activity , participants should follow the instructions the invigilators to leave the activity venue in batches.