Personal trainer for Williams racer George Russell, Alex Casanovas, went into isolation after discovering mild Covid-19 symptoms Thursday morning. The coronavirus test was negative, tomorrow he will pass another test outside the circuit. He hasn’t spoken to the driver since last Sunday.
Russell on Tuesday also passed a negative test, tomorrow he will take another test with the team before the start of the main events of the weekend.
Williams assures that other employees have not been in contact with Russell’s coach. If necessary, the team will have to resort to the services of backup pilot Jack Aitken.