Class stage for the world’s very best

The third major of the year for the LPGA is up ahead on the calendar. After traveling around North America and Asia tour professionals will play one of the most prestigious events of the season, the U.S. Women’s Open. The 71st edition of the tournament will be held July 7th thru 10th at the CordeValle Golf Resort in San Martin, California. The event is the … Continue reading Class stage for the world’s very best

Preview: Kingsmill Championship Presented by JTBC

After a four-week stretch on the road and a week off the LPGA Tour will be back in action for the 11th edition of the Kingsmill Championship Presented by JTBC. The tournament will be held May 19th thru the 20th at the Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, Virginia. Minjee Lee will be the defending champion this week after becoming a first time winner on tour last … Continue reading Preview: Kingsmill Championship Presented by JTBC

LPGA and PGA Tour players comment on the partnership

After the tours announced their formal partnership social media went crazy with questions about how the alliance would work, possible positive outcomes and questions about if joint events would take place. Only hours after the statement LPGA and PGA Tour professionals were able to answer questions about what the association between both tours could generate for the growth of golf in general. The world No. … Continue reading LPGA and PGA Tour players comment on the partnership

European Tour and Ladies European Tour, one step ahead

The European Tour and the Ladies European Tour announced last fall that they would be hosting joint events during the month of May 2016 at Royal Golf Dar Es in Morocco. The women playing the Lalla Meryem Cup on the Blue Course while the men compete for the Trophee Hassan II on the Red Course. The future of both tournaments has been guaranteed till 2018 … Continue reading European Tour and Ladies European Tour, one step ahead

Joint events: a sizable possibility

The PGA Tour and LPGA have already worked together on events that have had great success. A great example of this would be the 2014 U.S. Women’s Open, where they worked in partnership with the United States Golf Association (USGA) to play back-to-back weeks with men. The men’s tour played first at Pinehurst No. 2 therefore LPGA players were able to follow the event and … Continue reading Joint events: a sizable possibility

PGA Tour can also take advantage on partnership

Not only the LPGA will learn and take advantage from this partnership but also PGA Tour will be able to take gain knowledge on how the women’s organization makes their tour a very global one. The LPGA’s Commissioner Michael Whan and his team have done a tremendous job over the last years to make the ladies tour a truly global tour with solid markets and … Continue reading PGA Tour can also take advantage on partnership

LPGA announces alliance with PGA Tour

Women’s golf has been steadily growing over the past years and we have been asking ourselves if it is now on the same pace as men’s golf. The answer is clear and shown by the young stars dominating the tour. Therefore the LPGA in conjunction with the PGA Tour have announced a strategic alliance agreement, which will take an important role in the exposure of … Continue reading LPGA announces alliance with PGA Tour