After Ontario Premier Ford announced last Thursday that golf courses in the province could re-open on Saturday, May 16, the excitement was palpable. Golfers flocked to the phones and online booking systems in a traffic jam of epic proportions as they looked to secure their spot on the golf course.
While it took a major effort by the staff at more than 800 facilities across the province to get open in time, by all accounts the weekend was a success as evidenced by the many joyous images shared by clubs on their social media.
Golf Ontario was promoting the concept of #PlaySafeStaySafe and it was embraced throughout the province that has the most golf courses of any in the country.
Here is just a small sample of the many images shared throughout the Victoria Day Long Weekend by club’s and golfers in Ontario: