Mar
20
2012
Five Differences Between the LPGA and the Men’s Tours
By Stephanie Wei under Humor

All in the family

LPGA player (and a good friend of 15-plus years) Paige Mackenzie had her brother Brock, who plays on the Nationwide Tour and mini tours, on the bag last week at the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup. Brock walked away with a better understanding and appreciation for the LPGA. He also noted some enlightening differences between the ladies and men’s professional tours. “The LPGA’s new slogan is “see why it’s different out here,” he tweeted.

Here are the top five — that are guaranteed to give you a good laugh — via Brock’s Twitter:

I’ve covered both the LPGA and PGA Tour, so I have to say that Brock’s observations are pretty much spot on.

He also pointed out the positives that he took away from the experience:

So, do yourself a favor and if you live near an LPGA tour stop, be sure to check it out. This week the ladies are playing in the Kia Classic at La Costa before heading into their first major of the year, the Kraft Nabisco, in Rancho Mirage (Palm Springs area).

(Photo via Paige Mackenzie’s Twitter)