Golf

‘We might not make it’ seasonal businesses react to province extending the stay-at-home order

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

With the announcement that Ontario would be extending the stay-at-home-order, outdoor recreation businesses in southwestern Ontario are losing patience, and looking at potentially losing it all. On Thursday, Premier Doug Ford extended Ontario’s stay-at-home order another two weeks to June 2. This comes as the order was set to …

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COVID-19: Some Manitoba golf courses running out of memberships amid third wave

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Golf courses across the province are selling memberships at an extremely high rate, and in some cases selling out completely. Bridges golf course in Starbuck, Man., is no longer offering memberships for purchase due to high demand. Junior memberships at St. Boniface golf course in Winnipeg are sold out …

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Golf community livid about Ontario extending ban on sport

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Chris Barber can’t help but think Ontario Premier Doug Ford has something against golf. Barber, the executive professional/GM at The Landings Golf Course and Teaching Centre in Kingston, Ont., can’t understand why Ford has extended the ban on golf in Ontario until at least June 2. It was part …

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Golf community livid about Ontario government extending ban on sport

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Chris Barber can’t help but think Ontario Premier Doug Ford has something against golf. Barber, the executive professional/GM at The Landings Golf Course and Teaching Centre in Kingston, Ont., can’t understand why Ford has extended the ban on golf in Ontario until at least June 2. It was part …

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Ontario could reopen more outdoor spaces even with stay-at-home order, science table adviser says

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

TORONTO — Ontario’s science advisors say the province could safely reopen many outdoor recreational facilities even if it extends a stay-at-home order in the coming weeks. The scientific director of Ontario’s COVID-19 Science Advisory Table says outdoor activities like golf, tennis and beach volleyball are low risk. Dr. Peter …

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Tillsonburg golf course charged under Reopening Ontario Act

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

A golf club in Tillsonburg has been charged under the Reopening Ontario Act following a busy couple of days at the course. The Bridges of Tillsonburg Golf Club drew the attention of many last weekend when it opened the course to golfers despite a provincewide stay-at-home order that requires …

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COVID-19: Kingston-area golf course officials frustrated by no-golfing order from province

Click to play video: 'Golf season put on pause by Ontario’s pandemic restrictions'

Monday was a nice day to be out on the golf course, but not in Ontario. The province has closed golf courses during the latest lockdown and that has many golfers teed off, wondering why the seasonal outdoor activity poses a threat of COVID-19. The Colonnade Golf and Country …

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Halifax group Family SOS puts fundraising in the ‘fore’ front with golf adventure raffle – Halifax

Halifax group Family SOS puts fundraising in the ‘fore’ front with golf adventure raffle - Halifax

Due to COVID-19, Halifax-based non-profit Family SOS has had to cancel its biggest annual fundraiser, the Courage to Give Back Awards. The in-person fundraiser celebrates those who give back to the community while inspiring others to do the same. Hundreds of supporters attend the gala event and in past years, …

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Golf legend Jack Nicklaus reveals he was diagnosed with coronavirus in March – National

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus reveals he was diagnosed with coronavirus in March - National

DUBLIN, Ohio — Jack Nicklaus revealed Sunday during the CBS telecast of the Memorial that he and his wife tested positive for the coronavirus at the onset of the pandemic. Nicklaus and his wife, Barbara, turned 80 a month apart at the start of the year. He said his wife …

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Youth on Course giving Ontario kids a shot at golf

Youth on Course giving Ontario kids a shot at golf

There aren’t many options for kids to be active and play sports right now because of coronavirus pandemic restrictions. But a new program is making golf more accessible for families across the province. James Dixon might hit the links five times in a given summer, but the 12-year-old has already …

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