About the LPGA
(Ladies Professional Golf Association)
Anna Nordqvist Only turned pro in 2008 but already has two LPGA
Tour wins, including a major - the 2009 McDonald''s LPGA
Championship (her fifth start) and the LPGA
shares many similarities with ANA but the most important is our shared vision and ambition for the future.
Lincicome, a three-time champion and major winner on the LPGA
Tour, has agreed to a sponsorship deal under which she will wear clothing emblazoned with the Mirae Asset logo during competitive play.
often struggled to maintain sponsorship in the best of economic times, but these have been the worst of times.
Last year Titleist, a golf equipment manufacturer, pulled a rumored $1 million in advertising from Sports Illustrated and its Golf Plus supplement after the magazine devoted four pages to the Dinah Shore lesbian social activities and only three pages to the LPGA
If my position with the LPGA
helps to further erode the stereotypes regarding the positions that African American women can and cannot hold in professional sports, then I am merely fulfilling my obligation to uphold the legacy that our mothers, grandmothers, and great grandmothers have left us.
Virtual Tour consists of three monthly qualifying tournaments and a championship tournament all played online at www.
Hosting the top women golfers in the world would not be possible without the help of the hundreds of volunteers needed to make every aspect of the tournament run seamlessly," said Lesley Baker, tournament director of the Meijer LPGA
Classic presented by Kraft.
She turned pro just shy of her 16th birthday and is a two-time winner on the LPGA
players think she needs to either join the tour or go through qualifiers to play in this tournament.
We are delighted to have renewed our partnership with the LPGA
as it allows us to enhance our editorial offering with a collection of powerful imagery that documents the evolution of the LPGA