The organizer’s crisis team was formed because of the threat to the survival of the next year, due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, has put in place work plans in response to each situation that they foretold.
The scenarios to host the 2021 Australian Open
The first scenario is that the tournament is being held in the same way that the 2020 Australian Open. In the second scenario, the 2021 Australian Open will have to be held with a limited number of audiences.
However, Director Tiley is still very optimistic. The large venue can coverage area up to 2.5 km. This allows the organizers to perform effective physical isolation measures, meanwhile, wearing a mask while on Living, moving in the competition area is also required.
The spectators, the fans who come to watch games and operate in the competition venue. This can happen in case the tournament is safe enough to open the door to others. However, they must comply with strict safety and health regulations.
In addition, Director Tiley revealed, the tournament organizers will consult with the organizers of other tournaments. That includes from the ATP Tour if there is an intention to change the schedule. They will not “unilaterally act” like what the Open Solution organizers did when they voluntarily change their exam schedules. From May to September this year, causing a series of scheduling conflicts for the ATP Tour 2020.
Biodegradation Zones and disease testing facilities for the tournament
The 2021 Australian Open organizer has also hired a “global expert” to help establish Biodegradation Zones and disease testing facilities in five cities including Perth, Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide, and Melbourne, where allows players to temporarily reside, adapt to specific conditions and circumstances, and to practice and prepare for tournament participation.
The Australian Open, which started in 1972, is the main source of income for the Australian Football Federation, which this year earned $ 277 million and had a direct economic impact on the city of Melbourne.