PGA Tour’s Houston Open to permit restricted variety of followers
The PGA Tour introduced Friday that subsequent month’s Houston Open will permit a restricted variety of followers, changing into the primary event within the U.S. in practically eight months to have spectators on property.
The Houston Open, scheduled for Nov. 5-Eight at Memorial Park, may have a complete variety of 2,000 followers per day on property. Each spectator, volunteer and important personnel on-site should put on masks always, per native and PGA Tour rules.
Memorial Park, which was lately redesigned, is internet hosting the Houston Open for the primary time since 1963. World No. 1 Dustin Johnson has already dedicated to the occasion, in addition to Brooks Koepka, Tony Finau, Jason Day and Rickie Fowler. It’s the ultimate Tour occasion earlier than the Masters.
No Tour occasion has welcomed spectators since March 12, throughout the opening spherical of The Gamers Championship. Halfway by the primary around the Tour introduced that the remainder of the event could be performed with out spectators. Later that day, the Tour canceled the remainder of its flagship occasion and shut down for 3 months due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Tour’s Bermuda Championship, to be held the week previous to Houston, may even have a restricted however unspecified variety of followers on property.