COVID-19 Response Feb 2022

The Mathews Outdoor Club events will be kicking off in a couple months with our first race of the season on April 30: Gwynn’s Island Race. We are excited for the 2022 season! As we plan for the year, we are taking the opportunity to review our current COVID-19 safety practices. Based on the pandemicContinue reading “COVID-19 Response Feb 2022”

COVID-19 Response Sep 2021

If you’ve been following the reports from national, regional and local health officials, you are aware of the recent uptick in COVID-19 cases – in particular the Delta variant. The Mathews Outdoor Club (MOC) is monitoring the situation and is ready to adapt to any restrictions that may be imposed for group gatherings. The MOCContinue reading “COVID-19 Response Sep 2021”

COVID-19 Response May 2021

As we approach our summer event and fitness program season, the MOC reviewed Virginia’s updated guidelines with regard to participant health & safety during the pandemic. The VA guidelines were updated in April 2021: the applicable sections for our activities are summarized below. The Mathews Outdoor Club is focused on meeting both the letter andContinue reading “COVID-19 Response May 2021”

COVID-19 Response Nov 2020

Our club is closely monitoring the latest VA COVID-19 restrictions and as of now, our upcoming events in Dec, Jan & Feb are UNCHANGED and will proceed as planned: LIVE. Prior to the updated restrictions we’d already incorporated staggered starts & limits on spectators. Registration is open until we reach a 250 person max. TheContinue reading “COVID-19 Response Nov 2020”

COVID-19 Response May 2020

Social Distance Racing 2020 – new race format trial run May 9. On Saturday, May 9th 2020, Virginia Tidewater Trailrunners (VTTR) running club hosted a 5k race at Williams Wharf in Mathews County, Virginia. That statement would not be particularly noteworthy except for the fact that it was the first non-virtual running event held inContinue reading “COVID-19 Response May 2020”

COVID-19 Response Apr 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Impact on Club Events – as of 4/3/2020 VA State Guidelines. Earlier this week Virginia’s governor issued guidelines for state residents in response to the COVID-19 virus outbreak. Those guidelines have put restrictions on gatherings of more than 10 people – further, meetings with anyone outside your direct household should adhere to aContinue reading “COVID-19 Response Apr 2020”