I hope everyone is ok and staying healthy. This is the latest up[date on policies regarding the corona virus outbreak.
The following restrictions come into force with immediate effect, they apply in the first instance until 30th April 2020 and are subject to change
Winter League,club matches and competitions
The remaining winter league matches have been cancelled so as previous email, remaining matches will be deemed half and 1 point awarded and any bye matches no points will be awarded. The final league positions will be posted shortly,
All officiall club competitions are postponed and matches between Atherstone and other clubs
Golf Course Rules
Golf, fresh air and exercise is ideal for you but we need to be carefull and try to stop the spread of covid 19 and follow these strict rules
Only social golf should be played at this time.•
Flag sticks should be left in and not touched, short putts conceded and an appropriate distance kept between all golfers. Handshaking/kissing is discouraged as is sharing of golf equipment. Always wash your hands thoroughly with soap and hot water after completing your round of golf and any social interaction at the club.• Rakes will be removed from the course and golfers are requested to smooth any footprints using their feet. Ball washers and the air compressor for cleaning shoes are out of use, and Scorecards will not be available during this time.• Any large gathering of golfers is discouraged, please keep a gap between groups waiting to tee off.• Try to come to the course ‘golf ready’ eg it is acceptable to change in the car park until further notice. Please look out for additional golf club announcements as the situation alters and continue to heed any government advice.
The clubhouse will remain open, but please observe the notices displayed around the clubhouse
Annual General Meeting will be postponed
The club will continue to act upon and continually monitor the advice and guidance issued by the expert authorities in relation to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
Stay safe and Healthy