Golf is hard to learn and impossible to master. Truth be told, I can't quit you, golf. But if participation continues to decline, I may not have a choice.
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Television ratings for the LPGA event were three times higher than that of the men's tournament. Attendance numbers, which continue to grow every year, were higher too.
My reluctance to leave the office led me to question why there were so few working women on the golf course -- so few that we apparently look like retirees to our brothers!
According to the National Golf Foundation women golfers are the fastest growing segment of new golfers. There are more than 6 million female golfers in the United States. Why is there such a growth? There are a variety of reasons.
The double-standard women athletes endure with regard to marketing their sexuality is totally unacceptable. For both men and women: It's not just good for their sport -- it's good for their careers.
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