As the world-wide golf schedules get pieced back again alongside one another, the PGA Tour has introduced how it’ll manage its three worldwide tours in 2021.
The great information?
The Mackenzie Tour – PGA Tour Canada is back just after possessing its 2020 season wiped out by the COVID pandemic.
The Mackenzie Tour introduced six qualifying tournaments to be played in the U.S., and 1, its conventional Canada Q-Faculty, is established for British Columbia. Registration for these will open Jan. 18. The tournaments will be February by April.
The U.S.-Canadian border stays shut to non-vital journey, but the tour is producing these ideas “now in purchase to put together for the opportunity lifting of this restriction prior to the traditional late-Might commence to the Mackenzie Tour time,” in accordance to a assertion.
Distinct tour dates and web sites will be declared at a afterwards day.
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“We can only go forward with a 2021 period if we comprehensive all our qualifying tournaments,” Scott Pritchard, Mackenzie Tour Government Director, explained in a statement. “Because the bulk of all those are held in the U.S., where permitted, we will carry on with these tournaments in a protected and responsible method.”
Much more very good information is that the PGA Tour Latinoamérica is back as very well. In fact, the tour already staged two occasions on its present-day agenda, with MJ Maguire profitable the Shell Open up in Miami and Brandon Matthews successful the Puerto Plata Open in the Dominican Republic, the two in December. The comprehensive event schedule will be launched before long but tour officers anticipate the comprehensive restart to be in March and operate through mid-June.
The terrible information?
There will be no PGA Tour Series-China for a second straight year. The 2020 year was canceled past July. On Friday, it was declared the 2021 time will also be wiped out, “because of the pandemic and the uncertainty of the condition in Asia at this time,” in accordance to a release sent by the tour.
“We stay dedicated to the region and want to do everything we can to give aggressive alternatives for players in Asia and from the Pacific Rim,” Greg Carlson, PGA Tour Collection-China Government Director, explained in a launch. “We are attempting to pursue other opportunities for our players to engage in in 2021. We will also take this pause and examine what we could possibly be capable to do in 2022.”