Global Finals serves a diverse audience and age range, and Destination Imagination is acknowledging that access to vaccines may be difficult and/or impossible. Mask requirements on-site seek to reduce the exchange of germs. That said, contracting Covid-19 is possible in any public situation. Getting children ages 5 years and older vaccinated against Covid-19 is the best way to protect them from Covid-19. For more information about youth and the Covid-19 vaccination, please visit this CDC page.