Summer Golfing Safety

Summer means activities and fun under the sun!  One of those summer time activities, a favorite of
visitors and natives alike, here in Arizona.

However, summer heralds higher temperatures and golfers need to be aware of the potential for
heat related illness; Heat Stress, more commonly called Heat Exhaustion is one case in particular
that can affect us all.

Another case that can affect us all, are the harming effects of the sun, in the form of UV rays that
can damage eyes and skin, and potentially skin cancer.

The following links provide information and education that will make summer golfing safe, and thus
more fun when you can identify and avoid these cases.

Heat Related Illnesses        PDF

EPA Sun Safety


Be safe during the summer golf season!


Luc Leemans
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Revised: August 18, 2016 .

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