LA QUINTA, Calif. – As the nation welcomed a new administration into the White House this week, the PGA Tour is bracing for increased worldwide travel limits for players and caddies.
In a memo sent to gamers, the Tour outlines an govt purchase signed on Friday by President Joe Biden “that may impact vacationers coming from worldwide locations.” The get requests some businesses build guidelines to put into action the Center for Condition Control’s tips on self-quarantine/isolation upon entry into the United States.
The recent CDC pointers suggest these traveling to the U.S. to “stay home” for 7 times if they are offered a COVID-19 test in 3 to 5 times of arrival.
“The govt buy does not point out with specificity when this determination by the governing administration agencies will be built, but states it must be accomplished immediately,” the memo reads.
The memo also informs gamers that starting up future 7 days people traveling to the U.S. will be essential to provide a adverse coronavirus exam in 72 hrs of boarding their flight.
Previous July the White Property declared global gamers and caddies would be permitted to journey and compete in the U.S. without having hold off since there were viewed as “essential staff.” These gamers and caddies ended up exempt from the 14-working day quarantine period that was in put because they had been subject matter to the circuit’s “COVID-19 tests and screening via the Tour’s demanding well being and security protocols.”
That waiver had turn into an necessary element of journey for several worldwide gamers like Rory McIlroy who designs to go away Abu Dhabi, the place he is major the European Tour occasion, on Sunday and vacation to southern California to participate in upcoming week’s Farmers Insurance coverage Open.