Covid Information

 

This page will be updated regularly to provide members of the rowing community the latest advice on restrictions and safe practises for training and competitions.

UPDATED 7TH SEPTEMBER 2021

Download a copy of the latest Rowing SA COVID Safety flyer here.

Level 1 and some other restrictions currently apply to sport activities in South Australia. For rowing, this means:

Training

  • Sport training is currently allowed.
  • All boat class types are currently allowed to train.
  • Density requirements of 1 person per 2m2 must be adhered to within boatsheds, as well as training and competition areas (inside and outside).
  • Density requirements of 1 person per 4m2 must be adhered to within gyms and fitness areas.
  • QR check-in by all attendees is required for every training session and competition.
  • Masks are required while not exercising at water trainings, e.g. inside boatsheds.
  • Masks for indoor fitness/gym facilities are required (except while exercising).
  • Come, row and go – limit your time at your club.

 

Competition

  • Competitions are allowed
  • Essential staff, coaches and support people are allowed to be in attendance at (outdoor) competitions but must wear a mask.
  • Masks must be worn at all times unless eating or drinking (indoors and outdoors).
  • People must still remain physically distanced and separated.

 

In addition

  • If you have symptoms, even if mild, get tested immediately (and stay home while you wait for your results).
  • Wash/sanitise your hands regularly.
  • Keep 1.5m distance from others wherever possible.
  • Use COVID Safe Check-In.
  • Clean frequently touched surfaces.

 

SA Health Resources

  1. Stay Safe at the gym poster
  2. Sport, community group, religious and faith organisation COVID-19 health advice

  3. Create a COVID-Safe plan