Sunday, April 18, 2021

Athletics

The 2021 golf season will again be very different from a normal season. Be prepared to again follow strict COVID procedures at all of our local courses. These procedures are in place to protect us all from getting the virus and to ensure that we can all play golf safely again this season. We have a few weeks to go before golf courses begin to open in our area, so best take advantage of your time to prepare. Golf is a sport...
Every spring golfers wait patiently for the playing of the Masters in Augusta, Georgia. In 2020 the world changed and many sports that we enjoyed were not only postponed but cancelled altogether because of COVID-19. The 2020 Masters eventually was played but not until November, when the PGA was able to run the tournament with safety measures in place to protect all the players. They say that 'all good things are worth waiting for', and this year’s tournament is a great example...

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