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.


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:


  • 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.



  • 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