Return to Play

2021 Return to Play

Baseball is currently in Phase 1 - Training. All decisions will be based upon Manitoba Public Health Orders. 

RETURN TO PLAY DOCUMENT - Version 4 - May 9, 2021

Baseball Manitoba Health and Safety Video


COVID-19 Ballpark Signage

Health and Safety Coordinator Resources:

COVID-19 Notification Process

Face Mask Infographic

Attendance Sheet

2021 Return to Play Member Checklists: Training and Competition

These checklists are to be used in conjunction with the Return to Play document.


Health and Safety Coordinator Training Checklist

Player Training Checklist

Coach Training Checklist

Parent and Spectator Training Checklist

Umpire and Clinician Training Checklist

Ballpark Maintenance Staff Training Checklist


Where can I find the 2021 Baseball Manitoba Waiver and Release? The updated Waiver and Release, which contains information related to COVID-19, has been signed by all new registrants  through RAMP.

Are indoor training session allowed? No.

Are outdoor training session allowed? Yes, with a "group of 5" participants per training area (baseball diamond, batting cage, etc.)

How many people are allowed at an outdoor baseball session? 5. This includes all participants (players, coaches and coordinators). 

Are competitions allowed? No.

Are tournaments allowed? No.

Do players have to wear masks outdoors? No, players are encouraged to wear masks when not engaged in physical activity and when they are unable to properly physical distance (2m).

Do coaches have to wear masks? Yes, coaches must wear masks when not engaged in physical activity and when they are unable to properly physical distance (2m).

Why do our organized baseball activities differ from regular outdoor activities, within the Public Health Orders? General outdoor activities guidelines do not apply to “organized sport”. Organized Sport is under it's own "Sector", much like schools, restaurants, fitness facilities, retails stores, etc.  Outdoor Sport and Recreation is covered under Section 13 of the Public Health Orders. 

Where can I find more information? All baseball related information is found on this web page. For more information, please use the following links:


Manitoba Public Health Orders (Current)

Manitoba Public Health Resources (Current)

Province of MB - COVID Response Feb 2021

Restoring Safe Services - Sports Guidelines

Risk Assessment and Mitigation Tool for Recreational Activities

COVID-19 Contact Tracing and Self-isolation Fact Sheet

COVID-19 Manitoba Tip Line

WHO Mask use Information

COVID-19 Variants Information