USRowing Northeast Youth Championships COVID-19 Protocols May 15 & 16Proof of negative COVID test or vaccination REQUIRED for all athletes, coaches, support staff. Each TEAM must designate a Team COVID officer to collect the supporting documentation and be responsible for managing the team’s daily wellness checks. All documents must be submitted by noon on Friday To USRowing for distribution of wristbands. Please do NOT send documents to the LOC, they must go through your Team COVID Officer and submitted directly to US Rowing. See more info HERE [LINKED].
There are no spectators allowed at the regatta. There will be drop off loops to drop off athletes only. No waiting. Masks covering nose and mouth are required on land at all times. Neck gaiters and bandanas will not be considered acceptable face coverings. We ask for your cooperation in following all safety rules to ensure compliance with all US Rowing, NYSSRA and state and local COVID guidelines. Failure to comply from athletes, coaches or parents could result in disqualification for teams.
Spectators are not allowed at the course and there will be no parking available, only drop off.
Please read the information below carefully for more details.
Welcome to Saratoga. We encourage you to take the time to review our competitor guidelines to ensure you have a fair and enjoyable race!
- Due to capacity limits due to Covid restrictions, there will be no food tents or vendors on the site and no spectators, family, friends or others allowed at the venue. Only athletes and coaches will be allowed to access the racing venue and environs (see Live Streaming for alternate viewing options)
- At this time, subject to possible change, all persons coming on to the premises will need to provide either a negative Covid test from the previous 72 hours or proof of vaccination.
Check back later for more info.
In light of the prohibition on spectators, plans are being developed to have live streaming of the racing with drone coverage so all those interested in watching the racing will be able to do so off site.
The Live Stream can be found HERE