Golf

 

PHASE 2 GOLF RULES AND GUIDELINES

In addition to SGA Safe Management Plan at Golf Clubs and Facilities

(https://www.sga.org.sg/sga-safe-management-plans/)

 

1. THE CLUB

1.1 Keppel Club has implemented Safe Management Measures in accordance with the government’s directives.

1.2 Masks must be worn at all times in the Club’s premises.

1.3 Golfers may remove their masks in the golf course during the game from tee to green. 

 

2. THE PLAYER

2.1 Changing room facilities subject to capacity guidelines and safety measures.

2.2 Golfers must arrive at the Club ready for golf.

2.3 Golfers should carry their own bags to the buggies, if any, as directed by bag drop staff.

2.4 Two (2) golfers are allowed per buggy. There must be NO changing of buggy driver throughout the game.

2.5 Golfers must bring their own hand sanitisers.

2.6 Safe distancing must be observed at all times. 

2.7 Water coolers are for the refilling of personal water containers. Only water coolers at the Club house are available for use, while those on the golf course are off limits.

 

3. GOLF

3.1 Members only. Guests and visitors are not allowed. 

3.2 No early morning golfers (before AM time sheet) are allowed.

3.3 Evening walkers will resume from June 26, 2020, and must observe safe distancing at all times.

3.4 All flights will be on time sheet. No walk-ins are allowed.

3.5 All weekend bookings will be on ballot basis. Details are available on website.

3.6 Members are only allowed to play one game per weekend.

3.7 Registration for golf rounds at 1st and 10th tees by Starters on duty using iPad. 

3.8 No sharing of sand canisters.

3.9 Tee times are modified at 12-minute intervals.

3.10 No sharing of golf equipment and rental of golf clubs.

3.11 In the event of closure due to inclement weather, the course will be closed for that session. Members will be requested to leave the Club.

 

4. PRACTICE FACILITIES & PRO SHOP

4.1 Members only (except for Golf Line academy lessons excluding any practice). 

4.2 Maximum of four (4) golfers at chipping and putting practice areas.

4.3 Maximum of five (5) persons at a time in the Pro-shop, including staff.

 

5. RULES OF GOLF

5.1 SCORING IN STROKEPLAY (RULE 3.3B)

5.1.1 Score cards are for personal use only.

5.1.2 All scores to be directly submitted by golfer with his own PC/mobile into CHS.

5.1.3 Verification by playing partner is done orally at a safe distance.

5.1.4 Flagsticks are NOT to be removed.

5.2 BUNKERS

5.2.1 Rakes are removed from bunkers. Players should smooth bunkers using their feet and/or a club.

5.2.2 Free relief in bunkers by placing the ball within one club length of the original ball but not nearer the hole, and ball is within the bunker.

 

5.3 PIN CUP

5.3.1 Use the ball lifter to retrieve your ball at the hole.

 
First Published June 16, 2020.
Revised June 29, 2020 (Item 2.7)