Posts tagged with: "Muirfield Golf Club"

Muirfield Seeks Second Vote for Female Membership

Muirfield Seeks Second Vote for Female Membership

After an embarrassing episode that left much of the golf world harshly criticizing Muirfield Golf Club for voting not to admit female members, the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers is planning to vote again. Last month, the Scottish club missed the two-thirds majority required to change the policy, which led to…

Reaction to R&A Barring Muirfield as Open Championship Venue

Reaction to R&A Barring Muirfield as Open Championship Venue

Following the R&A’s decision to not allow Muirfield Golf Club to host the Open Championship due to its policy of male-only membership, many prominent figures in the golf world — and beyond — have voiced their opinions on Twitter. LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan was appreciative of the R&A’s swift decision…