EWGA wishes to congratulate Ariya Jutanugarn, the 2016 RICOH Women's British Open champion. This was her first win at a major. Jutanugarn also received the honor of being the first Thai player, male or female, to win a major championship.
''I think it's really important for me and for Thai golf, also,'' Jutanugarn said. ''Like my goal, I really want to win major and I did. I'm really proud of my achievement because I accomplished my goal this year.'' [MORE]
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How can women maximize relationship-building and communication between business owners and procurement managers? Well this is the mission of the Go for the Greens annual conference, September 22-24, 2016 in Orlando, FL.
This exclusive event offers access to companies, government agencies and nonprofits. This year’s theme is “Rally Your Troops.” It is a call for women business owners to step into their power and become
Bubba, Rickie, Lexi and Stacy have an added incentive this year at the Rio Olympics. If they win gold, they get exemptions to all the majors in 2017!
The men's gold medalist will get an invite to the Masters Tournament, the US Open, The Open and the PGA Championship in 2017. The women's will secure an exemption at the Evian Championship in 2016, and the ANA Inspiration, the KPMG Women's PGA Championship, the US Women's Open and the Ricoh Women's British Open in 2017. Picture Credit: Instagram @lexi [MORE]
These are the words of professional golfer Sergio Garcia. What is he speaking about? The golf course for the Olympic Games
"As it is a newly built course, it will be new for all players," said Garcia Photo Credit: Instagram @thesergiogarcia [MORE]
Some simple advice for business women that golf, "Leverage your contacts, play golf and build your network." These are the words of advice from EWGA CEO, Pam Swensen. In a recent Huffington Post article, Swensen emphasized "don’t underestimate the power of having golf as a skill set on your resume. It can be a game changer." [MORE]
Some of the top female golfers believe so. Many of the male golfers are dropping out of competing in the 2016 Olympics. The most common reason? The Zika virus.
“Zika is a good reason, " said Julieta Granada. I’m not saying it isn’t, but do these decisions involve other factors? I think so, but I can’t really judge them on that. That’s their decision.” [MORE]
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