Alert Level 1 and Return to Community Rugby
New Zealand Rugby (NZR) welcomes the Government’s decision to move to Alert Level 1 which now allows community rugby to return without restrictions.
Clubs, schools and community rugby providers are encouraged to continue to implement contact tracing measures and hygiene protocols throughout Alert Level 1. Anyone feeling sick should stay away from all rugby activity.
This weekend will see the commencement of pre-season club rugby matches, with the first competition games set to kick off on Saturday 20 June. For advice on warm ups and being RugbySmart visit www.rugbytoolbox.co.nz.
NZR would also like to acknowledge the significant work from rugby volunteers and staff to get the game ready and put measures in place that keep our communities healthy and safe.
For more information visit www.newzealand.rugby/covid-19