On December 3rd Government announced a number of public health measure effective 7 December and remaining in place until 9 January.
Full details of the announcement can be found here – gov.ie – Statement on COVID-19 public health measures – 3 December 2021 (www.gov.ie)
In relation to organised sport, there will a maximum 50% spectator capacity at indoor sporting events. As with previous guidance spectators at these events must be fully seated.
Separately in the fitness and leisure industry, there will now be a requirement for a COVID pass (vaccination or recovery). Swimming pools are currently excluded from this requirement.
Sports should also monitor the various updates in relation to international travel with a number of changes having come into effect yesterday Sunday 5th 2021.
Further details on travel requirements can be found here. gov.ie – New rules for travelling to Ireland (www.gov.ie)