COVID-19 UPDATE

LWRC's response to combat the novel coronavirus outbreak

In Washington State vaccinations are open to all, age 12 and over. We encourage everyone to take advantage of these vaccination opportunities. A fully vaccinated boathouse will allow us to open up more opportunities for everyone.

  • Masks must be worn indoors at all times by all members regardless of vaccination status.

  • Fully vaccinated individuals do not need to wear a mask outdoors but MUST wear a mask indoors.

  • If you are not fully vaccinated, use must wear a mask on LWRC property including the dock.

  • Use hand sanitation procedures while on the premises.

  • If you have tested positive for Covid-19 or are having symptoms of illness, we ask that you do not come to either the Garfield or Fremont boathouse. 

  • If you have been exposed to the Covid-19 virus please get tested. The CDC advises people who are fully vaccinated, should get tested 3-5 days after exposure, and wear a mask in public indoor settings for 14 days or until they receive a negative test result.

  • Rowing allowed in 8+,4+/x, 2+/- and 1x. Team boats are for vaccinated members. You are not required to wear a mask in team boats.

Fully vaccinated members and guests (two weeks post final shot):

  • May row in boats with up to eight other vaccinated members

  • Note: Use of club Eights, Fours and Quads will only be allowed under the supervision of a coach, in a scheduled program.

  • Triples can be rowed independently by vaccinated members with an experienced bow person. Contact the Captains for permission to bow.

Gym Operations:

  • Open Daily

  • Allowed Activities: Weight lifting, Stretching, Strength training

  • All aerobic activity must take place outdoors. Ergs and bikes can be used on the deck or on tarmac without masks.

Outdoor Deck:

  • All activities allowed, including use of ergs and bikes

  • No mask required

Links to more information

If you would like to join LWRC, please visit our Become a Member Page or Contact LWRC. The club has over 35 singles from racing to open water. We also have 17 club doubles and a variety of Quads, Fours and Eights. If you own a single and want to arrange storage, we have space available. Visit our Boat Storage Page or Contact LWRC. We are offering small group rowing programs for members.