CDC Considerations for Youth Sports

US Rowing Return to Training Guidelines

FL Department of Health COVID-19 Guidelines and Resources

Harvard Global Health Institute

Implemented Health and Safety Measures for all rowers:

  • All rowers should have their own mask:
  • Masks should be worn inside the cottage, on land, and on the dock.
  • Masks are not required to be worn while engaging in practice activities on land or on the water.
  • All rowers should maintain proper physical distancing of at least 6 ft
  • All rowers should be following all cleaning and disinfection procedures every day with their equipment:
  • Oars disinfected before and after each use
  • Boats washed and disinfected after each use

Wellness Checks:

  • Every day each rower will affirm they are in good health and have not been in contact with anyone experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 as detailed by the CDC.
  • Each rower’s temperature will be taken via an infrared thermometer. Anyone with a temperature of 100.4 degrees or higher will not be allowed to attend practice until they are fever free for 48 hours.

Implemented Health and Safety Measures for all staff and volunteers:

  • All staff and volunteers will be required to wear masks while on land and interacting with rowers.
  • All staff and volunteer health will be monitored daily.
  • Staff will clean and disinfect high-touch areas such as door knobs and faucets before and after each practice.