My thesis on women and sexism in golf delves into how Martha Burk and others have fought for their rights to play golf with the boys.
Did you know some important modifications in the rules of golf are coming in 2019? The USGA and R&A announced the final version of the modern rules changes today that will take effect in 2019. “This was out of recognition that in trying to make the rules more fair, they became too complicated,” said Thomas […]
The LPGA is returning to Los Angeles for the HUGEL-JTBC Open, which will debut the week of April 16-22, 2018 at Wilshire Country Club, right near the heart of Hollywood. The tournament will feature 144 of the world’s best LPGA professionals competing over four rounds for a share of the $1.5 million purse. This is the […]
Lexi Thompson Has a Rough Day at Ana Inspiration Last April, Lexi Thompson lost the ANA inspiration because of a viewer’s call-in saying that she improperly moved the ball. That four-stroke penalty Thompson received during the final round of the year’s first major had cost her the win. Here’s what happened: An unidentified viewer emailed […]
LPGA Eliminates Short Skirts, Racerback Tops and Leggings The professional golf world has become increasingly progressive when it comes to allowing their players to make fashion statements in an effort to modernize the sport and appeal to millennials and juniors. Rickie Fowler regularly sports the joggers with high tops; Nike started making polos without collars; and the […]
Belts have a come a long way in the golf industry, from something to hold up your pants, to an important accessory that is essential to the golf outfit.