As the world wide golfing schedules get pieced again with each other, the PGA Tour has introduced how it’ll take care of its 3 international tours in 2021.
The very good news?
The Mackenzie Tour – PGA Tour Canada is back again following owning 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 traditional Canada Q-Faculty, is set for British Columbia. Registration for these will open Jan. 18. The tournaments will be February by April.
The U.S.-Canadian border stays closed to non-necessary journey, but the tour is building these strategies “now in purchase to put together for the opportunity lifting of this restriction prior to the classic late-May possibly start to the Mackenzie Tour time,” in accordance to a statement.
Distinct tour dates and web pages will be declared at a afterwards day.
“We can only go forward with a 2021 time if we complete all our qualifying tournaments,” Scott Pritchard, Mackenzie Tour Government Director, mentioned in a statement. “Because the bulk of these are held in the U.S., exactly where permitted, we will commence with these tournaments in a secure and responsible fashion.”
Far more very good news is that the PGA Tour Latinoamérica is again as properly. In simple fact, the tour previously staged two occasions on its current plan, with MJ Maguire profitable the Shell Open up in Miami and Brandon Matthews profitable the Puerto Plata Open in the Dominican Republic, equally in December. The total tournament program will be introduced quickly but tour officials foresee the full restart to be in March and operate as a result of mid-June.
The terrible information?
There will be no PGA Tour Collection-China for a second straight year. The 2020 year was canceled previous July. On Friday, it was declared the 2021 year will also be wiped out, “because of the pandemic and the uncertainty of the scenario in Asia at this time,” according to a launch despatched by the tour.
“We keep on being dedicated to the area and want to do all the things we can to give competitive options for gamers in Asia and from the Pacific Rim,” Greg Carlson, PGA Tour Collection-China Govt Director, claimed in a release. “We are trying to go after other alternatives for our gamers to engage in in 2021. We will also choose this pause and examine what we may well be able to do in 2022.”