Rules and Procedures for the Field of Play

Access to the Field of Play

During scheduled competition, the Stadium Field of Play is restricted to:
• Athletes competing in the specific event (who have been processed through the call room)
• Officials and volunteers required for the specific event
• WMA Council and LOC members
• Accredited and scheduled media
Referees will remove any other people from the field of play, including officials and volunteers who are not required for the event. Coaches are not permitted in the field of play, and no “coaching areas” are provided.

All athletes, coaches, volunteers local or foreign are required to make their own arrangements for travel (see for travel information.