Olds Golf Club Physical Distancing & Golf Protocols

Golf Shop

Tee Times Can be booked online or by calling the Pro Shop.  Tee time intervals will be 10 minutes.  Book online on our website or call the pro shop.  Payment can be made over the phone or at the counter when you arrive, online payment will be available by mid May. 

   

If you are feeling ill and/or exhibiting a fever, cough or flu like symptoms, stay home

The driving range is open but Members and guests must keep a physical distance of 10 FT and are limited to one bucket only.  There are stakes on the range that will help you gauge the required physical distance.

 

Retail Pro Shop Shopping is not permitted until Mid May and the clubhouse area is closed.  The restaurant is available for takeout or take home only.

The Par 3 Course is closed until further notice.

In case of lightning or severe storm conditions the horn will be sounded and you must find shelter immediately if you are not able to make it back to your vehicle.  You are not permitted to cluster in groups in the pro shop, clubhouse or out front of the building.  Please head to your vehicle immediately.  The horn will be blown twice once it is safe to head out on the course.

Arrive no sooner than 15 minutes before your tee time.  The Putting green is only open for practicing before your round.  

  

No congregating in the parking lot.  Please exit your vehicle when its safe to do so and occupants of vehicles next to you have exited their vehicles.

Touch points on power carts and pull carts will be sanitized.  We encourage users to bring their own wipes.  Sand Bottles have been removed.  Please remove and discard your own garbage and park your cart in the designated cart return area.  Keys will be in the carts and are to be left there after your round.  If you live in the same household you can ride together.  All other use is single rider only.  We encourage walking if possible as carts are limited.

Only 2 people permitted in the pro shop at one time and we will only accept Visa, MC and debit as payment.  Maintaining a 6 Ft physical distance in the clubhouse will be strictly enforced.

You can check in by phone or by entering the pro shop when it is safe to do so. 

Scorecards, pencils and ball marks will be handed out by the pro shop staff at check in. 

Washrooms are located in the clubhouse and hand sanitizers will be available.  Please wash your hands.  Only one person permitted in the upstairs washrooms at a time.  Washrooms will be sanitized at regular intervals.

All leagues, tournaments and lesson programs are postponed until further notice.

Locker Room is closed until further notice and the downstairs washrooms are only accessible by going through the Pro Shop doors and down the stairs.  You must exit by going through the basement doors.

Golfing

Only 1 Group is permitted on the first Tee.

 

Proceed to the tee only once the group ahead has left.  

Maintain physical distance on the tee, fairways and on the greens.

Please keep an appropriate pace.

Do not touch the flagstick.  Cups have been adjusted to eliminate this touch point. 

Other touch points have been removed such as ball washers and bunker rakes.  Please play preferred lies in the bunkers and smooth the sand with your foot after you play your shot.

Your health, our health and the health of others is very important.   By following the above rules we can help limit the of spread of Covid 19 and keep golf courses open to enjoy.

Restaurant

The restaurant is available for take out only.  Pre-orders are encouraged by calling 403 556 8008 ext 3.  We ask that only one person come in and pick up the order.  Takeout menu is available in the restaurant, in the pro shop and online at www.oldsgolf.com

The beverage cart will be on course on days when it makes sense.  We accept Visa, MC and Debit.  Debit machine will be sanitized after each transaction.

Clubhouse upstairs washrooms now have sign indicating Vacant or In Use and can only accommodate one person until further notice.  On course washrooms are available and sanitized once a day.  You must use hand sanitizer before entering and wash hands after.

Olds Golf Club

RR1, Site 2, Box 13

Olds, Alberta T4H 1P2

(403) 556-8008

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