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Playing Golf with Covid-19 Restrictions

Key Tips for Golf During Covid-19

Tips Before a Round

  • Book your tee time in advance online or over the phone, checking the maximum number of players permitted (and households) and travel guidance
  • Do not play if you have COVID-19 symptoms or are in high risk groups
  • Do not turn up more than 15 minutes prior to your tee time
  • Use bathroom facilities before you leave

Tips at the Course

  • Change shoes in car park and be ready to play (likely no access to clubhouse or lockers)
  • Keep a safe distance of two metres apart from anyone at all times
  • Use hand sanitiser before play and go to 1st tee no more than five minutes before tee off
  • Stay clear of greenkeeping staff

Tips on Playing

  • Do not touch the pin flags
  • Smooth bunkers with your feet or a club
  • Do not swap scorecards or equipment
  • Do not shake hands or stay post round, return to your car and head home afterwards

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