Outdoor clinic has been busy

The outdoor COVID-19 testing clinic at the Place des Festivals has been busy. Ideally people are meant to pre-triage themselves into those with symptoms, just back from a trip abroad, or having been in contact with a presumed or confirmed case, before making their way to the clinic.

The Journal says Peter Sergakis wept as he laid off 1500 workers.

The 2020 Olympics are officially delayed till next year. I’m reading the BBC live newsfeed which also says the UK is shutting down, 514 people died in Spain in one day, Manu Dibango has died of COVID-19, and Donald Trump says the United States will soon be reopening for business.

CBC talked to several disappointed athletes one of whom makes the point that simply trying to keep training at this point would be risky.