Click here for the latest update from Maine DECD. Please note updates in red. Here are the highlights, it is critical that leagues use caution with masks and their use where social distancing ( 6 feet apart) is difficult or not possible for athletes, coaches, and spectators.
Masks are not required for outdoor practices and competitions but are recommended when 6 feet of physical distance is hard to maintain (e.g. athletes on the bench). They are required when individuals go inside (e.g., to locker rooms or restrooms). (Updated 4/28/21)
Require individuals to wear a mask indoors and recommend wearing a mask outdoors when 6 feet of physical distance cannot be maintained, per CDC recommendations and pertinent Executive Orders from the Office of the Governor. (Updated 4/28/21)
Masks are required indoors for all individuals during practice and competition, including athletes, coaches, staff, officials, and spectators. (Updated 4/28/21)
Spectators must maintain 6 feet of physical distance between themselves and other spectators as well as players.