The golf course reopened its driving vary and programs final weekend and lots of have benefited from the easing of the confinement.
IThey’re like loopy “, smiles Jacques Moréno, director of the Bluegreen golf course in Rodez. Saturday, November 28, the solely 18-hole course in the division, was ready to reopen, like the retailers, after a month of confinement. And from 8 am, golfers have been there and the reservation schedule was full.
It was neither the chilly nor the well being constraints that would have discouraged them. “We count on the responsibility of each one: respect the limit of 20 km and 3 hours of outing”, underlines the director. So reasonably than doing an 18 gap which normally takes 4 hours, golfers have restricted themselves to 9 holes.
“On Saturday and Sunday, 240 players came to enjoy the course. It’s a crowd that we would like to have all the time!”exclaims Jacques Moréno. With a median of 120 gamers per day, Ruthenian golf had the air of skilled competitors the place “the maximum gauge is blocked at 140 players so that everyone has time to play “, he explains. Never seen earlier than, particularly for a month of November.
Monday, November 30, regardless of the giant taking part in space, there was a gaggle at every nook of this par 70. Walking the course in his cart, the web site director aroused the enthusiasm of his regulars. “We are so happy to be able to come back here, to play and to find you”, rejoiced a small group of gamers, seeing it.
Despite all this joy, Jacques Moréno is drained of the scenario. “ We’re sick of closing down. It is important that people take responsibility “, he confides. If the apply, the course and the store have been ready to reopen, the restaurant should, for its half, stay closed. “ It’s a bit sad, it’s like going to the movies without being able to eat ice cream. “
After a month of November “exceptional”, as the supervisor describes it, it is time for chilly, rain and possibly quickly snow. Golfers will a minimum of have been ready to get pleasure from a couple of days of nearly spring sunshine. And Jacques Moréno hopes that followers will nonetheless stay shut to his “local trade”.