UPDATE: Ontario Reopening - February 16th, 2021 Announcement

February 19, 2021


UPDATE: Ontario Begins to Open up following December 26, 2020 Lockdown

Rugby Ontario continues to monitor the most recent developments surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the resulting public health crisis and Rugby Ontario's Return to Play Plan. 

In light of recent Government announcements, Return To Play can commence for any previous sanctioned rugby clubs within the Red, Orange, Yellow and Green zones. Any club operating within the Grey-Lockdown zones are not permitted to return to activity, regardless of prior sanctioning. To find out which zone your club is in please refer to the Club Status Document or the Ontario Government Website

Looking forward, the Rugby Ontario office, led by our COVID-19 Managers, are in the process of finalizing the 2021Sanctioning Process. More information on this will be communicated in the coming weeks. 

If you have any questions on Rugby Ontario's Return to Play Framework please visit www.rugbyontario.com/return-to-play or email covid19manager@rugbyontario.com


Rugby Ontario is the provincial sports governing body responsible for the organization of rugby in Ontario. Our mission is to establish a stronger identity for rugby in Ontario by promoting the sport’s core values and by fostering a culture of inclusiveness and excellence on and off the field of play.

To learn more, visit https://www.rugbyontario.com/