HRCR Handbook Winter 2021.doc.pdf
HRCR Safe Sport Policy - 2021.pdf
HRCR Fall season COVID-19 Guidelines.pdf
HRCR 2021 Program Waiver_Release-3.pdf

Community Row participants will need to:

  • Complete the sign-up form for the HRCR Fall 2021 season.

  • Complete a basic membership (admin fee: $9.75) at and sign their waiver. Select Harlem River Community Rowing as your organization and use Club Code JBARZ if prompted.

  • Watch the USRowing Safety Video.

  • Complete the SafeSport training provided by USRowing through the US Center for Safe Sport.

  • Familiarize yourself with HRCR Safesport Policy.

  • Complete and (e-)sign a copy of the HRCR 2021 Rowing Program Participant(s) Waiver and Release and email it to

  • Show proof of being at least two weeks out of completing your COVID19 vaccination (CDC Vaccination Card or NY Excelsior Pass) in combination with a valid photo ID to HRCR before your first row.

  • By participating, the participant acknowledges to have read and understood the Safety Regulations and Procedures and the Emergency Action Plan (See Appendices A and B in the Handbook.)

  • By participating, the participant acknowledges to have read and understood the COVID19 Safety Regulations and Procedures (See Appendix C in the Handbook.)

  • By participating, the participant attests to being able to swim continuously for 50 yards (any stroke), to tread water continuously for 5 minutes, and to put on a personal flotation device (such as a life vest) while treading water.

  • By participating, the participant agrees to inform HRCR ( and the Head Coach of any medical conditions that may affect their ability to safely participate in our programming by email.

  • Fill out Emergency Contact Information during sign-up for the season.

  • Participants under age 18 must have all membership and waiver forms signed by a parent or legal guardian.