The President of the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association, JAAA, Dr. Warren Blake, says local track and field meets will not be adversely affected by the new guidelines issued by World Athletics to guard against the spread of COVID 19, saying the guidelines are designed mainly for international competitions.

According to Dr. Blake World Athletics is  currently in the process of putting together guidelines that are specific to local conditions.

Dr. Blake says Jamaica will adopt some of measures proposed by World Athletics.

Dr. Warren Blake, president of the Jamaica Administrative Athletics Association.