Golf Courses Taking Smart (And Creative) Measures To Combat The Coronavirus
- Category: Inside Golf
- Published: 2020-03-24
By JAMES COLGAN, Golf.com
Nearly every corner of the global economy is impacted by the worldwide spread of the coronavirus. While the virus is bad news for most business owners, the golf economy — at least at those courses that are staying open — is chugging along as people look for ways to practice “social distancing” outdoors.
Golf is one of the few sports you can still participate in safely, but it’s equally critical for courses and players to practice caution before, during and after rounds are played. As a result, many courses are stepping up their vigilance in order to combat the possibility of transmission of the coronavirus.
Here’s what some courses around the world are doing to protect players...