COVID updates from midnight tonight – ROWING

Dear Schools and Clubs,

 

Following the Premier’s announcement this afternoon and a subsequent meeting with the Minister for Sport, I can confirm that rowing training and competitions have been temporarily cancelled, effective from midnight tonight. This means no rowing training or competition allowable until further notice.

 

Restrictions – from midnight tonight (16 November 2020)

  • The State Government forecast the new restrictions will be in place for 2 weeks, however this may change
  • Sport competitions (indoor and outdoor) have been temporarily cancelled
  • Sport training (indoor and outdoor) have been temporarily cancelled
  • Community gyms are to be closed
  • I am not sure as yet if School gyms can still operate or not, however Schools are not able to train on public waterways

 

Rowing SA regattas and events in 2020 – updated

  • 4.8km State Team Time Trial, West Lakes: Saturday 21 November 2020 – CANCELLED
  • West Lakes Regatta: Saturday 21 November 2020 – CANCELLED
  • School Premiership Series Regatta #1, West Lakes: Saturday 28 November 2020 – TBC
  • Riverland Regatta, Berri: Saturday/Sunday 5/6 December 2020 – As schedule at this stage (COVID Management Plan still pending)
  • State Team 5km Ergo Test: Monday 14 December 2020 – As schedule at this stage
  • 4.8km State Team Time Trial, West Lakes: Thursday 17 December 2020 – As schedule at this stage
  • State Team small boat race and seat racing, West Lakes: Saturday 19 – Tuesday 22 December 2020 – As schedule at this stage

 

As these restrictions have only been announced this afternoon, I will endeavor to provide you with further updates once the Directions have been updated.

 

Regards,

Andrew Swift

Chief Executive Officer

Rowing South Australia Inc