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St. George’s is a traditional golf club where members and guests enjoy a world-renowned golf course. The dress code is conservative in nature and is set to reflect the stature of the Club and its traditional style. All members and guests should be aware of the following standards of dress.
Logos: Commercial logos, slogans, numbers, names or illustrations on apparel that are not golf related are considered unacceptable attire. Clothing with the St. George’s logo or name, or clothing with the logo or name of any other golf club, is permissible. Designer clothing logos or names and names of golf equipment manufacturers are also permitted, as are logos
Denim: Denim pants, skirts and dresses are permitted in the Royal York Lounge, Upper Verandah and Dragon Lounge year round. Under no circumstance will denim be permitted in the St. George’s Room, Founders’ Room and Stanley Thompson Room, or on the golf course, the practice facility, or on the putting/chipping greens. All attire must be neat and clean. It may not be frayed, or contain any holes, tears, rips or be faded to the point of being tattered and must fit appropriately.
Guests: It is the responsibility of a member introducing a guest to ensure they wear appropriate attire.
Children: Juniors and Pre-Juniors are expected to follow the dress standards of the Club for men and women. St. George’s recognizes that clothing for children under Pre-Junior ages, can vary and some tolerance will be permitted, provided their dress is in good taste and in keeping with general dress guidelines, including no denim apparel in the St. George’s Room, Stanley Thompson Room and Founders’ Room.
Fitness: As the fitness equipment is located in the curling area and Indoor Learning Centre of the clubhouse, members may walk directly to and from the golf locker rooms to these areas in their fitness attire.
Curling: Generally, curlers are required to uphold the Club dress code as defined. Permitted exceptions exist for hats which can be worn on the ice, but not in the Dragon Lounge and for curling pants which may have draw strings.
Hats: Caps or visors may not be worn backwards. Hats are to be removed when in the clubhouse but may be worn on the Upper Verandah.
Shirts: Collared golf shirts, turtlenecks, mock turtlenecks with a minimum collar of 1.5 inches, are acceptable. Crew neck shirts and T-shirts are not permitted, nor are sweatshirts with hoods. All shirts must be tucked in at all times unless the shirt is tailored to be worn un-tucked (eg. the shirt must not have tails). Juniors are exempt from this policy (shirts must be tucked in at all times) and all members must wear shirts tucked in on the golf course (May, 2016).
Pants: In addition to denim pants: rugby pants, sweat pants, jogging pants, pants with draw strings and pants with external pockets (cargo pants) are not acceptable attire. Pants must be worn at waist height and must be cut to rest on the shoe or slightly above.
Shorts: The appropriate length for shorts is three inches or less above the knee, or slightly below the knee. In addition to denim shorts: tight fitting cycling shorts, shorts with draw strings, athletic shorts and shorts with external pockets (cargo shorts) are not permitted.
Socks: Full length socks to just below the knee without stripes and ped socks (sockettes – socks at ankle bone length or lower) are permissible. Mid-calf length socks may only be worn with pants and not with shorts.
Shoes: Only soft spike shoes may be worn on the golf course. Golf sandals are not permitted, nor are metal-spiked golf shoes of any kind. Men may wear open-toed footwear other than rubber thongs (flip-flops) in the Royal York Lounge, the Oak Room and on the Upper Verandah. Open-toed footwear may not be worn in any other Clubhouse Dining areas (The Stanley Thompson Room, St. George’s Room, Founders’ Room & Board Room).
Hats: Caps or visors may be worn in the Royal York Lounge and on the Upper Verandah, but must be removed in other clubhouse dining areas. Fashion hats may be worn throughout the clubhouse.
Tops: Sleeveless tops are permitted provided they have a collar and conversely, any top worn without a collar must have sleeves. (clubhouse attire is an exception to this rule). All shirts must be tucked in at all times unless the shirt is tailored to be worn untucked (eg. the shirt must not have tails). Juniors are exempt from this policy (shirts must be tucked in at all times) and all members must wear shirts tucked in on the golf course (May, 2016).
Pants: In addition to denim pants: rugby pants, sweat pants, jogging pants, stirrup pants, low-rise pants, tights, pants with draw strings and pants with external pockets (cargo pants) are not permitted. Capri pants are permissible attire.
Shorts & Skirts: Short skirts and shorts are not permitted. Any skirts and shorts must be of conservative length (not above mid-thigh). In addition to denim shorts: spandex shorts, athletic shorts, tight fitting cycling shorts and shorts with external pockets (cargo shorts) are not permissible attire.
Socks: Full length socks to just below the knee and ped socks (sockettes – socks at ankle bone length or lower) are permissible when worn with shorts or skirts.
Shoes: Only soft spike shoes may be worn on the golf course. Golf sandals are not permitted, nor are metal-spiked shoes of any kind.
While at St. George’s all WCD’s are to be switched to silent mode as use of these devices must not detract from other member’s enjoyment of the golf course, the clubhouse or the property. Cell phones can be used for conversation in the parking lot and the men’s and ladies’ locker room, but not at the main entrance to the clubhouse. With the exception of rooms that have been booked through the club’s Catering Office for a private meeting cell phone use for conversation is prohibited in the clubhouse. Cell phone use for conversation is also prohibited on the golf course. While email and text messaging functions (including the use of a cell phone for text messaging) may be used anywhere in the clubhouse or on the golf course, members and guests should be considerate of others and use their WCD with discretion.
Smoking is prohibited anywhere in the Clubhouse. Designated smoking areas can be located outside the clubhouse and cigarette butts must be placed in the provided receptacles.