Clue 1


Archie Pickerign
 

Be it turmoil endemic or global pandemic

It’s been a tough year for us all.

So rather than punt, we renewed this year’s hunt:

Join us, it’ll be a ball!

 

Don’t be odd, stay in your pod.

Keep six feet away from strangers.

Wear a mask when on your task

To keep all safe from dangers.


Archie Pickerign
 

A lot to unpack for a first clue.

Sports references abound.
Don’t be odd = be even?
Stay in your pod = in the city proper? 
safe from danger= shelter?