Despite the complication of the health situation in France and the forced cancellation of theMonaco Open, the APT Padel Take the Tour will propose well two Open in Europe in April. Both in Belgium !
Here the official release of the APT Padel Tower :
“The new health measures adopted by the French government in the fight against Covid 19 have caused the cancellation of the'Monaco Open expected next week. The rapid action of the board of directors of theAPT Padel Take the Tour made possible the incorporation of a new tournament, the Cork Open, in the week of April 18 to 25.
The new requirements that France will impose make it practically impossible for players to enter the country and it is for this reason that the tournament Monaco Open who had to play with April 4 to 11 at the tennis club Padel Soleil has been canceled. This eventuality had been foreseen by the board of directors of the APT. Padel Tour due to sudden changes in the health regulations of each country.
Faced with this situation, and thanks to the support of the Belgian Federation, it was decided to organize two consecutive tournaments in Liège, as was the case in Asuncion (Paraguay).
THEBelgian Open will proceed as planned from April 11 to 18, but the registration period will be extended until Friday April 2, with the draw taking place on Saturday 3.
In addition, as of today, registrations for the'Liege Open, which will be endowed with 35.000 euros price and will be played out April 18 to 25, in the same facilities of the official Bayards Sports club and on the central court of the Manège de la Caserne Fonck.
Circuit management apologizes for the inconvenience this decision may cause, but we live in a pandemic time, where the rules change every day.
Our first goal is to ensure the safety of all our players and staff during these special times. Thank you for your understanding.
We will have to wait another week to see the stars of theAPT Padel Take the Tour in action. You will be able to follow the matches live on our channel YouTube from Wednesday April 14. ”
Remember that the prize money remains unchanged and that the best APT players will be present at both tournaments. If you want to measure yourself against the crème de la crème of the APT Padel Tower you can sign up for both tournaments today!
Padel Magazine will be present at the two consecutive events. We will make you experience this double event from the inside, for the first of the APT on European soil. Twice as many emotions in Belgium!
From his names, we can guess his Spanish and Italian origins. Lorenzo is a multilingual passionate about sports: journalism by vocation and events by adoration are his two legs. Its ambition is to cover the biggest sporting events (Olympic Games and Worlds). He is interested in the situation of padel in France, and offers prospects for optimal development.