The 2021 Masters Tournament will be held in front of a limited number of fans in attendance, tournament officials said on Tuesday.
Fred Ridley, Chairman of Augusta National Golf Club, posted a statement on Tuesday speaking to the “confidence” that tournament officials have in its players’ safety.
“Following the successful conduct of the Masters’ Tournament last November with only essential personnel, we are confident in our ability to responsibly invite a limited number of patrons to Augusta National in April,” Ridley said on the tournament’s website. “As with the November Masters, we will implement practices and policies that will protect the health and safety of everyone in attendance. Nothing is or will be more important than the well-being of all involved. While we are disappointed that we will be unable to accommodate a full complement of patrons this year, we will continue our efforts to ensure that all who purchased