Suspension of Sport and Club Activity in UCC from 28th September 2020

Implementation of Government Direction by UCC

Following a Government direction on Friday 25th September, UCC, along with all universities in the country, will introduce enhanced public health protection measures from Monday 28th September 2020. The University Management Team met on Friday pm to discuss the implications of this latest Government direction for UCC.  The UMTO has directed that club sport activity will be postponed until advised:

Student Activities :

“On campus/in person social and societies activities will be postponed during this period of enhanced protective measures in line with the Government’s guidance.Certain sporting activities may be permitted where indicated by the sport’s national governing body”

In line with UCC Return to Play protocols,  ALL CLUBS to suspend all activities from midnight on Sunday 27th September.

  • Unfortunately this means no training/no competition or other any club activities can proceed, until  advised to do so.

Level 3 Exemptions To Be Confirmed in Writing

  • There are a small number of sports who may fit Level 3 criteria
  • UCC Sport will work with each club to assess which team/individuals can continue to play and to reassess their players/coaches willingness to do so and what the relevant protocols are.