Sailing Club of Washington



as of 6/19/2021

Your SCOW COVID 19 Task Force recently agreed to additional changes to help our members get back on the water.  This document details Phase 3 for SCOW with a change related to River and Bay activities highlighted in yellow

SCOW’s Phase 3 Guidelines :

  • All skippers and their guests must follow local jurisdictions’ health guidelines; 
  • Multiple boat reservations are allowed;
  • As responsible Skippers, you decide how many crew are welcome aboard;
  • Personal raft-ups are allowed; 
  • Docking at area marinas is allowed; 
  • All boats must continue to be cleaned after each use; 
  • Regattas may resume without pre- or post-event gatherings;
  • Club sponsored events may resume with appropriate COVID related safety precautions;
  • Social Sail is now open to non-members;
  • River and Bay activities may resume;
  • Basic and Cruiser water classes will be at the students' and trainers' discretion;
  • Wednesday Night Racing will return to forming racing crews at the marina just prior to racing. 

See below for the notice to membership sent via email. Please stay well. We will see you on the water. 

Chip Lubsen

Vice Commodore and SCOW COVID-19 Task Force Chair

Email Notice to SCOW Members - June 19, 2021

Hello SCOW Members - Your SCOW COVID-19 Task Force has recently agreed that it is appropriate for the club to resume River and Bay activities. Please stay tuned for more detail from River and Bay Director Carlie Smith who will be announcing specifics about Raft Ups and Destination Sails. As with Social Sails, skippers will be given authority to establish COVID related protocols. 

Take Care -


Vice-Commodore and COVID-19 Task Force Chair


Sailing Club of Washington  [SCOW]
PO Box 25884  •  Alexandria  •  VA  •  22313

We keep our boats at Washington Sailing Marina on Daingerfield Island
1 Marina Drive  •  Alexandria  •  VA  •  22314

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