GolfNow Industry Weekly Report for June 30
June 30, 2020
96% of North American golf courses are reopen and June saw a sharp increase in reactivated and new golfers. The U.K. is now welcoming back guests to golf courses. Gary Williams shares these items and more in the the GolfNow Industry Weekly Report for June 30th.
Sr. Managing Editor Brandon Tucker checks in with Laura Bauernfeind, the City Manager for the City of Los Angeles' 12 golf courses. She shares some of the changes they've made to operations in 2020, including mandatory tee times and spaced out tee time intervals, and shares how they are experiencing strong demand thus far.
Golf Advisor Sr. Managing Editor Brandon Tucker shares notable restrictions for playing golf in different parts of the world, including the United Kingdom and Ireland amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. He shares the outlook for tour operators in 2020-21, as well as shares notable municipal closures in America's largest cities.