(a) Section 2.5 of General Competition Conditions shall apply to the dress of competitors in first aid events, except for the following provisos:
- (i) No item worn by a competitor is permitted to be used to treat a casualty.
- (ii) The wearing of footwear is optional.
- (iii) Shorts and shirts may be worn provided such clothing does not impede the judging for the event. This also includes protective clothing if worn. A peaked cap may be worn under or over the top of the fastened club cap.