Lewis Hamilton's reaction after the F1 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix was cancelled
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The F1 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix has been canceled due to the floods that are causing huge problems in the area. The fans are disappointed, but they are also aware that safety is number 1. Lewis Hamilton expressed his support for the people affected by the floods through social media.
Lewis hopes that things will be better in the coming period. "Hoping everyone in Emilia Romagna is able to stay safe and look out for each other right now. Thoughts are with those affected by this tragedy and the amazing emergency services working on the ground.
I know we all understand that safety comes first. I can’t wait to see you all at the next race”. - Lewis Hamilton wrote. Lando Norris also expressed his support for all those affected by the floods via social media.
“I love racing, but the safety of everyone else is more important. Sorry to all the fans, we’ll be back Imola, stay safe”.
George Russell and Mercedes reacted
George Russell emphasized that he feels sorry for the fans, but he is aware of the reason why the race was canceled, and he hopes that things will get better.
"Sorry for the fans that this weekend’s race has been cancelled but the safety of everyone involved always has to come first. Wishing all the best to everyone in the Emilia-Romagna region and surrounding areas that have been affected by these floods." The Mercedes team expressed its enormous support to the people affected by the floods through social media.
Safety comes first. “The Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team fully supports the decision by F1, the FIA, the race promoters and local authorities to not proceed with the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix weekend. The safety of the people in the Emilia Romagna region must take priority, alongside allowing local authorities and emergency services to continue their vital work helping those in need.
Our thoughts are with the victims, families and communities who have been affected by the flooding in the region”.