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Olympic golf in Rio?

Those golfers who went to bat for golf's inclusion in the 2016 Olympics, and expressed a desire to participate in them, probably failed to consider the possibility that Chicago would not be the host city....
Friday, 10/2/2009 at 12:53PM
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Bonk: World Stage?

Long home of a popular PGA Tour event, Cog Hill could one day be home of an Olympic golf competition
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Olympic golf: Global reaction

From Dr. Wolfgang Scheuer, president of the German Golf Federation: "The German Golf Association is very excited about the IOC Executive Board's recommendation to reintegrate golf into the Olympic family. Our prospects are good, since...
Friday, 8/14/2009 at 4:17PM
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Not everyone thinks Olympic golf is a good idea

Paul Kelso, chief sports reporter for the Telegraph, makes the case that IOC president Jacques Rogge's defense for including golf is wrong on both fronts: The Olympics will never come to rival the majors and...
Friday, 8/14/2009 at 8:09AM
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Golf in the Olympics: Do you believe in frequent-flyer miles?

CHASKA, Minn. -- So now that it's official that golf will be recommended for inclusion in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, one can at least begin to contemplate how an Olympic competition might impact a...
Thursday, 8/13/2009 at 12:06PM
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Golf is likely to get its fifth major

Golf is now on the fast track to becoming an Olympic sport in 2016, as the International Olympic Committee's executive board on Thursday proposed its inclusion (along with rugby sevens). The final step, believed to...
Thursday, 8/13/2009 at 10:04AM
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Golf Tours & News

Olympic-Sized Boost For Golf

With the decison to recommend golf's admittance to the Olympics, the sport's role as a world-wide ambassador to people takes on a new significance
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Golf Getting Closer To Olympics

Sport is one step closer to being part of the 2016 Games with Olympic Committee executive board's decision to recommend it
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Woods and Harrington provide an Olympic endorsement

CHASKA, Minn. -- The winners of the last three PGA Championships held back-to-back press conferences Tuesday at Hazeltine National. So what did the hungry hordes of reporters want to know about? Perhaps the most interesting responses came when...
Tuesday, 8/11/2009 at 4:04PM
Golf Tours & News

Tiger Joins The Olympic Bandwagon

During a pre-tournament PGA Championship press conference, Woods said if golf becomes an Olympic sport he would play
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