Following our statement on Saturday 14 March the RFU have today issued the statement below. Tewkesbury RFC priority is to ensure the safety of all its players and staff and therefore we are informing you that we will be suspending all matches and training until 14 April. We will of course continue to monitor the situation and provide updates as and when we have them. If you have any queries then please do not hesitate to contact us.
RFU Statement: 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.