Last Updated on May 25, 2020 by Daniel
Under the new rules, rounds can be played as a solitary or with one other individual, who can be from inside or outside your family unit gathering. A joint proclamation gave by England Golf and The R&A read: “stress that this remaining parts an amazingly troublesome circumstance all through the UK and we are intensely mindful that numerous lives have been lost to the COVID-19 pandemic. The impacts of the infection will keep on being felt for quite a while to come. As a game we should cooperate to continue play capably as and when the significant Government decides it is sheltered to do so. We must guarantee that the security and prosperity of everybody required from golf players, to club staff and greenkeepers are kept up consistently. Golf clubs and golf players have watched the lockdown well overall and must keep it up and act dependably as play resumes.”
There is no change to the present situation in Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales with respect to outside game, so fairways in these nations will stay shut until further notification. Fairways in Ireland will open on May 18.
Each club will have its own operational rules, yet it is comprehended that four-balls won’t be permitted, even inside family unit gatherings, with singles and two-balls being the primary organizations. Flagsticks will stay in the gaps and ought not to be contacted, while fortification rakes will be evacuated by and large. Golf players with pre-booked tee times ought to show up close to 10-15 minutes before their space and should leave the club following their round. Clubhouses and changing rooms will stay shut, in spite of the fact that toilets, where conceivable will be open.