Forget Inbee Park. The PGA Wants Women to Watch the Men

Park bids to make golfing history on the Old Course in St Andrews, Scotland Photograph by David Cannon/Getty Images

If Inbee Park wins the British Open at St. Andrews this week, she’ll become the first golfer ever to have won four professional majors in a single season. But this weekend, the PGA Tour wants women to focus on Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio, where Tiger Woods will be playing at the Bridgestone Invitational. On July 30, it invited some 200 professional women to the club to swap career tips, get health advice, sip cocktails, and learn about the PGA Tour. Attendees also got a behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming men’s tournament. What they don’t get: a golf lesson.

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