Finding The Right Courses For The Women's Open Is A Moving Target

May 2012
Golf World;5/14/2012, Vol. 65 Issue 32, p46
The article focuses on which golf courses may be used for a Women's Open to be hosted within the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, California by the U.S. Golf Association (USGA). It states that the USGA, like any organization, makes cash through its conventions and have other revenue streams. It says that the selection of a venue for the championships is seen to be a contest of popularity.


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