It’s Par-Tee Time for National Golf Month!

by Krystal Smith, American Red Cross Intern

Happy National Golf Month!!!

While we may not be able to help you play like pro, here are a few quick tips to help you prepare like one.  

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Always stretch before doing any physical activity.

stretch

Take the time to apply sunscreen. Reapply as needed throughout the day.

sunscreen

It is HOT outside! Make sure to drink plenty of water to stay hydrated.

Drinking-Water

Golf courses are very busy, so watch for flying golf balls!

Golf Ball Flying Out of Bunker

Always remember to push down the brake on your golf cart!

Golf Cart in Water

Don’t forget to bring an extra pair of golf pants (or two); you never know when you might get a hole in one!

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Now you’re ready! Tee up at your favorite golf course, and enjoy National Golf Month!

For more golf safety tips watch our short video below…you won’t regret it! 

Also, download the free Red Cross First Aid app for more outdoor and heat safety tips.

 

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