Trials/Selections Procedure

Maccabiah 2022 - Team Australia



The current Covid 19 wave and lockdowns have resulted in all trials being deferred to a later date.


Below is the current procedure for trials/selection in an everchanging environment and will be updated as needed.


Athlete welfare

Athlete welfare is our primary concern and all Covid regulations will be strictly adhered to:

· Athletes are not permitted to attend trials with any symptoms of Covid 19 including

o cough

o sore throat

o shortness of breath

o runny nose

o fatigue

o diarrhoea

o vomiting or nausea

o loss of sense of smell/altered sense of taste

o loss of appetite

o fatigue

· If awaiting a Covid test

· Have been mandated to isolate

· Are a primary close contact or a secondary contact

Should an athlete be unable to attend, they are to email the team manager and advise of non-attendance.

Parents, family, and friends are not permitted to attend trials.


Covid Normal:

No lockdowns or restrictions on travel and no testing required for interstate travel

Trials will proceed as per Team Selection By Law, Athlete Selection Criteria and Rules and regulations for the 21st Maccabiah Games


Restrictions in place


Covid testing for entry into trial state, requirement to isolate or travel bans

· Trials to proceed in designated trial state for state-based athletes

· Interstate athletes to submit video, name, mobile and email of referees and current and past coach

· First cut based on trials, review of video submissions, and interview with referees and athlete’s coach

· Final selection at first opportunity to travel (athletes and/or coach)

· Based on Team Selection By Law, Athlete Selection Criteria and Rules and regulations for the 21st Maccabiah Games



Lockdown

· First cut based on review of video submissions, and interview with referees and athlete’s coach

· Final selection at first opportunity to travel (athletes and/or coach)

· Based on Team Selection By Law, Athlete Selection Criteria and Rules and regulations for the 21st Maccabiah Games


Trials unable to take place prior to January 2022

· Selection based on review of video submissions, and interview with referees and athlete’s coach

· Based on Team Selection By Law, Athlete Selection Criteria and Rules and regulations for the 21st Maccabiah Games


Uniforms

Should the team not be selected prior to uniform try on, all nominees will be required to attend try-ons and orders will only be processed for successful athletes.


Payment schedule

Once selected athletes are to adhere to payment schedule


Elite Athletes Grants and Financial Needs Support

Due to the delay in trials, only one round of applications for Elite Athletes Grants and Financial Needs Support will be offered. Applications will open in February 2022


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