Rugby Activity Off

Rugby Activity Off

By Magnus Leask
17 March
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Morning, as per guidelines all rugby activity at Novocastrians RFC has been suspended until April 14th.


You may have seen the latest news from England Rugby regarding the postponement of all Rugby Union activity in the country due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. England Rugby have made this decision following the governments current advice regarding Coronavirus.

Please see below the full quote from the website - https://www.englandrugby.com/news/article/rugby-football-union-suspends-all-rugby?fbclid=IwAR2QHk3l1KGMKQDfg3XhOLVmZh8-x9lFHn3dGI3OAzrmhAsh1Ch1T3p9ciY -

'Following government advice, the RFU will suspend all rugby activity in England, at both professional and community level.

Rugby activity includes club training, league and cup matches plus rugby education courses from 17 March until 14 April subject to continued review.

The decision has been taken following government advice in the interests of players, coaches, referees, volunteers, supporters and the wider rugby union community.

Where possible, players at all levels are encouraged to maintain their own personal fitness and keep active during this time, while following government guidelines about safe distance and safe exercise environments.

The RFU will continue to review and monitor government advice and will provide detailed updates on the impact to the season in the coming weeks.’

As such, rugby activities at Novocastrians RFC are cancelled until the review on the 14th April.

Keep safe everyone.

Magnus Leask

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