Bahrain Grand Prix tickets available to vaccinated residents

by BTM

Thu, 04 March 2021

Bahrain Grand Prix tickets available to vaccinated residents

The Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) has announced ticket sales for the opening race of the season, with tickets only available to vaccinated or COVID-19 recovered individuals.

The 2021 edition of the Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix will take place between March 26-28 and tickets are on sale now at with a single discounted price of BD100 for tickets across stands for the three-day event.

Fans this year will experience the excitement of being present at the first race of the 2021 F1 season, together with entertainment and extensive food and beverage offerings within a COVID-19 safe area.

Entry will only be permitted to those who have been vaccinated and two weeks has passed since the second dose, plus those who have recovered from COVID-19 and more than two weeks has passed since the date of infection.

These badges must be available and displayed on the BeAware Application.

Comprehensive measures will be put in place at the circuit to ensure spectators can enjoy the excitement of F1 in a safe environment. In addition to the entry policy, these measures include:

  • Vending area entertainment, food, beverage and fan experiences have been carefully selected to allow for social distancing and enhanced sanitation measures.
  • Health screening on entry, with mask wearing compulsory at all times.
  • All entertainment and fan experiences will be outdoors.

Due to restrictions, there will be no Paddock Club or corporate lounges for the 2021 race weekend.

The Chief Executive of the BIC, Shaikh Salman bin Isa Al Khalifa, said: “We are delighted to be able to launch our ticket sales today, once again giving fans the opportunity to witness the spectacle of F1.

“In November and December last year, we had the honour to host our healthcare heroes as spectators, and we are pleased this time be open for a broader group of fans, with tickets available to buy for this prestigious first race of the season.

“I am thankful for all the support we receive from across government in Bahrain and the coordination that makes Bahrain a successful F1 every year. I especially thank The National Taskforce for Combating the Coronavirus and Ministry of Health in Bahrain for their planning and guidance, which will allow us to offer a safe experience for fans.

“We would urge eligible fans to reserve their tickets now for the best possible seats to witness the first edition of F1 2021.”

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