STATEMENT: Two further positive COVID-19 results detected at World Junior-B Championships

After additional antigen testing on Wednesday (5 January) afternoon, two further positive COVID-19 test results were returned by individuals from both Team Spain and Team Slovenia.

The impacted individuals and the remaining members of both teams have now been isolated awaiting confirmatory PCR testing.

The Finnish Health Authority, the Local Organisers and the World Curling Federation continue to actively discuss the situation and will provide further updates as they become available.

To respect the privacy of the impacted individuals, no further information will be released at this time.

Lohja, Finland

5 January 2022
Crisis Communication
World Juniors