It was all very sedate and ever so slightly staged. This felt more like an exhibition than a golf tournament. Which, being cynical, may have been precisely what it was — a demonstration by Augusta National Golf Club that prejudicial antics can be considered a thing of the past. Augusta was of a mind to portray it as one giant leap forward for womankind. The field was 30, the attendance in the thousands, although impossible to quantify entirely.
Description: The trophy was donated by Robert Cox of Edinburgh, Scotland , a member of the British Parliament and a golf course designer. It remains the oldest surviving trophy awarded for a USGA championship. Along with a gold medal, a replica of the 2-foot-high 0. The first tournament attracted a field of 13 and was played over 18 holes. As in the case of the men's U.
The U. Women's Amateur is the leading golf tournament in the United States for female amateur golfers. Female amateurs from all nations are eligible to compete and there are no age restrictions.
In a trial that began on Aug. The ads turned out to be from producers behind a website called Girls Do Porn, who were seeking women to make so-called amateur porn, a style in which fresh-faced new actresses are often paired with seasoned male performers. The trial could last a month, but no matter its outcome it will provide a rare look into a part of the industry that remains shrouded in mystery — often intentionally, by its makers. Respondents to the Craigslist ads said they were directed to innocuous websites, with pictures of clothed women, that asked for their contact information and photographs.