Course open from 13 May 2020
In line with Government and Golf Industry guidance, The Manchester Golf Club is again available for members to play.
The health of well-being of our members, staff and associates is of paramount importance to The Manchester Golf Club. So too your continued enjoyment of the game and our course. As such we request that:
- Members book a tee-time before travelling to the club
- The Club’s Social Distancing and Competition guidelines (see below) are followed in order to Play Safe and Stay Safe
- Members continue to follow wider Government guidelines published on the gov.uk website – including specific local restriction guidelines which are detailed here.
Whilst the course, bar, Pro Shop and some toilet facilities are open, the locker-rooms are closed until further notice. We continue to carefully monitor all guidance and keep members, visitors and guests informed of developments through this page.
Members can visit the frequently asked questions page here for updates.
Getting ready for golf
Guidelines published by the leading bodies of the golf industry advise that golf clubs may re-open from 13 May 2020, as long as specific guidelines and procedures for followed by all golfers, visitors and staff. The Manchester Golf Club is adopting all guidelines, key points of which are available from the link below. Please read these guidelines to prepare to return to the course, which we hope to announce shortly.
The Manchester Golf Club entered the COVID-19 crisis as one of the most admired golf clubs in the region. Our success is due to members, staff, visitors, associates and suppliers – many of whom straddle more than one of these categories. Unlike companies who chase profit for shareholders, we exist for the benefit and enjoyment of our members – with an obligation to do the best for present and future generations.
Our plan is to develop our facilities and reputation further to become recognised as one of the best nationally. This will require a collective effort to which we all contribute through our fees, time and/or discretionary support – as summarised in our Members Update below:
The Club is keeping Members up to date during the COVID-19 crisis with remote updates. The latest copies ate available via the link below:
On 28 March 2020, we asked Members to help us through troubled times during the COVID-19 crisis, just as previous generations of members helped get us to where we are. The response has been fantastic, a great reflection on the spirit of members of all categories, with pledges from the men’s, ladies and junior sections across all member categories from full to access. The comments received to date are available via the link below, unedited and in full. Thanks to our members for each and every contribution.