Olympic Golf

IOC says 2020 Olympic golf venue must allow women to join

By Nick Forrester Mar 2, 2017

The International Olympic Committee said on Thursday that the club that is set to host the 2020 Olympic golf tournament…

Tokyo 2020 Olympic golf club undecided over rule changes to allow women

By Nick Forrester Feb 8, 2017

The club that will host the 2020 Olympic golf tournament failed to make a decision about changing its policy of…

Golf memories from Rio Olympics have larger implications for players, future of the sport

By Rick Woelfel Aug 29, 2016

It certainly wasn’t just another golf tournament. The Games of the 31st Olympiad provided an opportunity for 60 female golfers from…

‘A secret language’: What Olympics Meant to LPGA Players 

By Anya Alvarez Aug 25, 2016

When golf made a comeback in the Olympics, people had their doubts of how it would play itself out. A…

Rio Olympic golf final round recap: Inbee Park wins gold despite thumb injury

By Hally Leadbetter Aug 20, 2016

For the first time in over 100 years, an Olympic women’s golf champion was crowned. Korea’s Inbee Park extended her…

Rio Olympic golf third round recap: Inbee still parked on top; Ko goes low with first hole in one

By Hally Leadbetter Aug 20, 2016

Korea’s Inbee Park is leading the women’s Olympic golf competition with three rounds down and one to go. Park’s solid…

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