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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…

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A Historic, Welcoming Vote For The Royal And Ancient Golf Club

One vote in Scotland was closely drawn and stirred emotions on both sides of the issue, while another was a runaway victory for progress. On Thursday, the Scots took to the polls to vote on whether or not to secede from the United Kingdom. At stake was the possibility of…

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R&A Women Vote On Tap

As the citizens of Scotland prepare to vote Thursday on whether or not to split off from the United Kingdom, the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews is preparing to reveal the results of a vote on whether to admit female members for the first time in the…