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Guidance for Schools on Sports and Strenuous Outdoor Activities During Extreme Heat

The California Department of Public Health has provided interim health guidance for school sports and other strenuous outdoor activities during extreme heat. Among teenage athletes, heat illness is the third major cause of death. All students and student athletes are susceptible to the risks of exercising in a hot environment, particularly those in high-exertion sports such as football where most heat-related illnesses occur.

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