PONTE VEDRA Beach front, Florida—The Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada hardly ever was able to perform any of its 2020 time as difficulties at the Canada-U.S. border brought on by COVID-19 prohibited the Tour from taking part in its eighth year. Even with that setback, the Mackenzie Tour is preparing for its return to level of competition in 2021, asserting Friday its Qualifying Tournaments that will fill out the membership roster for the forthcoming season.
The Mackenzie Tour programs to open up registration for its Qualifying Tournaments on January 18, with 6 qualifiers established for the U.S., and a single, the classic Canada Q-Faculty, in Courtenay, British Columbia, in late-April. Players can indication up right here. Even though the Canadian border is now shut to non-important journey, the Tour will carry out Qualifying Tournaments now in buy to prepare for the potential lifting of this restriction prior to the conventional late-Could commence to the Mackenzie Tour period.
“We can only go forward with a 2021 year if we total all our Qualifying Tournaments. Due to the fact the bulk of those are held in the U.S., exactly where permitted, we will progress with these tournaments in a safe and responsible way,” stated Scott Pritchard, Mackenzie Tour Executive Director. “Once individuals tournaments are done and we have a membership, we will be in a position to carry out a time when we are offered the go-forward from the many wellbeing authorities with which we are in dialogue.”
Prior to the cancellation of the 2020 season, the Mackenzie Tour held 3 Qualifying Tournaments. All those players’ memberships are even now intact, Pritchard famous.
“We will completely honor the position of all the gamers who played in our Qualifying Tournaments in Texas, Florida and Alabama a year ago. Their statuses will carry about to this approaching period, and we will see more members be a part of the ranks at our 2021 Qualifying Tournaments,” Pritchard continued.
The first Qualifying Match will be February 23-26 at The Club at Weston Hills in the Fort Lauderdale, Florida, suburb of Weston. The subsequent week, the Tour moves north in the Sunshine Condition, to Howey-in-the-Hills and Mission Inn Vacation resort and Club for the tournament established for March 2-5. The adhering to week, the Tour returns to the Robert Trent Jones Golfing Path at Highland Springs in Dothan, Alabama, March 9-12. Next a just one-7 days split, the fourth Qualifying Match can take spot in San Jacinto, California, at Soboba Springs Golfing Program on March 23-26. The up coming week, March 30-April 2, The Wigwam Resort in Litchfield Park, Arizona, is the web-site. On April 6-9, players will contend at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Ga. The final of the Mackenzie Tour Qualifying Tournaments is May possibly 24-27 at Crown Isle Vacation resort in Courtenay if government limitations are lifted. Every qualifying tournament is 72-hole medal perform contested in excess of four times.
The Tour is scheduling to engage in its formal season from late-Could to mid-September and will announce unique dates and web-sites in the around future.
Mackenzie Tour 2021 Qualifying Match Timetable