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Following government advice, the RFU suspends all rugby


By RFU
March 16 2020

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

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Following government advice, the RFU suspends all rugby
Discussion started by Unofficial England Rugby Union , 16/03/2020 18:56
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16/03/2020 18:56
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Tigersfan1
17/03/2020 18:27
Goes without saying (I trust), absolutely the right thing to do. Let's wait and see what happens over the coming months regarding bigger issues in the world, and then how rugby, and other sport globally, can pick back up.

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