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Latest COVID-19 Guidelines For Domestic Rugby

Latest COVID-19 Guidelines For Domestic Rugby

The following restrictions are designed to keep everyone safe in what is a very challenging period for our community.

The IRFU urges the entire rugby community to continue to prioritise the safety of our members.

At Level 5, the public health risk means that you will be asked to stay at home, except for travel for work, education or other essential purposes, or to take exercise within 5km of home.

More information is available at https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/2dc71-level-5/#exercise-and-sporting-events

The following applies to club rugby:

Matches and Events
No matches or events are to take place.

Collective training is not permitted for adults or children.
Individual training only.
Gyms must close.

These measure are currently in effect and will remain so for the foreseeable future.

All club rugby activity in Northern Ireland ceased on December 26th in line with NI Executive COVID-19 restrictions until February 6th at the earliest.

A full overview of these guidelines is available at https://www.irishrugby.ie/running-your-club/return-to-rugby-for-clubs/.