Category Archives: Men golfing with women or ladies

What to do about gender-based golf clubs

Folks have commented that even though GottaGoGolf was created as a women’s magazine, providing stories written by mostly women for a target readership of mostly women, it doesn’t have “women” or “ladies” or “her” in its title. As if that’s … Continue reading

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To PGA of America, from “her”

One day last spring I walked alone into a pro shop to sign in for my round. The man at the desk looked up at me and said, “Great sweater!” We engaged immediately and were chatting away when the rest … Continue reading

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What if women ruled golf? Restrooms and green jackets for all

When Golf Digest Senior Editor Stina Sternberg, LPGA Senior Vice President Nancy Henderson and GottaGoGolf Publisher Susan Fornoff envisioned a world where women ruled golf, there were plenty restrooms and green jackets to go round. The three of us took … Continue reading

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Greenhorn Creek says “why not” to tee options

The “Play It Forward” idea comes up, er, short at so many golf courses. Usually the most forward tees aren’t rated for men and are too long for most women. At Greenhorn Creek in California’s Gold Country, the slogan might … Continue reading

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Girlcott: IBM…Exxon…AT&T

The press has come down hard on the Masters and Augusta National for excluding women, but maybe’s it’s time to girlcott IBM, Exxon and AT&T. Masters Chairman Billy Payne’s refusal to answer any questions regarding IBM CEO Ginni Rometty’s suitability … Continue reading

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Wouldn’t Ginni Rometty look great in a green jacket?

It’s not just the Masters champions who get to wear those green jackets. The members (still a top secret list, apparently) and a select few beloved sponsors and VIPs slip into those blazers every year during tournament week for their … Continue reading

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Women in golf don’t want to play with Tiger

When GottaGoGolf Magazine asked readers — most of them women ages 25 and up — whom they’d invite to play in their fantasy foursome, only one of them included Tiger Woods in her group. And that was only because she … Continue reading

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Did he say women shouldn’t play golf?

On a high-testosterone tour of the High Sierra last week, cigar smoke filled the fresh mountain air as golf media filled with delusions of grandeur took to the tees (and bunkers, weeds, trees and ponds). As one who enjoys playing … Continue reading

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Rules nazi or rules rebel?

A note from the publisher of GottaGoGolf If there’s any universal rule in golf, it is to bend the rules when dictated by good manners or good sense. Not in tournament golf, of course. That’s when every infraction can cost … Continue reading

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Was it the wine? Or the whine?

What’s a women’s golf advocate to do while she’s working on the next edition of GottaGoGolf? Write for someone else of course. Check out the Golf Goddess’s musings on golf as a dating instrument that is far superior to any online or matchmaking service. Continue reading

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