The European Tour has suspended ticket product product gross sales for all remaining occasions in 2020 in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Seven occasions on this season’s Race to Dubai have every been postponed or cancelled already, together with the Masters.
With worldwide journey turning into more and more extra extra troublesome as governments look to get a deal with on the unfold of the virus, the Tour have determined to behave.
European Tour chief authorities Keith Pelley acknowledged in an announcement: “I wanted to provide you an alternate regarding the present world state of affairs in relation to Coronavirus (Covid-19).
“To begin with, I wish to present our sincerest finest should you and all these spherical you from all individuals on the European Tour all by means of these troublesome occasions.
“As obligatory as golf is to all of us, public accurately being and wellbeing is completely the precedence. Which is able to protect the case as we proceed to take a look at this shortly evolving world pandemic over the approaching weeks, working with the World Effectively being Organisation and every nationwide Authorities and their public accurately being companies to make sure we now have the newest suggestion to tell all our completely completely different making.
“To this point, seven tournaments on our 2020 Worldwide Schedule have been postponed or cancelled. Due to present ongoing uncertainty, we’re suspending ticket and hospitality product product gross sales for all 2020 European Tour promoted occasions till additional uncover.
“That is usually a non eternal measure nonetheless one we really actually really actually really feel is proportionate inside the present circumstances. If there are any modifications to the standing of any of our tournaments, we’ll converse this to you in the long term.
“Whereas we’re unable to convey you any reside motion all by means of these unprecedented occasions, over the approaching weeks, social media will undoubtedly play an fairly extra obligatory place in holding of us entertained and linked.
“We’re going to resulting from this actuality do our greatest to proceed to provide you partaking content material materials supplies provides offers by the use of europeantour.com and our social media channels, together with archive footage.”
– TEAMtalk media