Muirfield invites women to join for first time in 275 years

FILE PHOTO: Greenkeepers prepare the Muirfield course for the 131st British Open Championship July 17, 2002. REUTERS/Jeff J Mitchell/File Photo

(Reuters) – Muirfield has invited women to join as members for the first time in its 275-year history, two years after a vote to change the club’s all-male policy. The Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers (HCEG), based in East Lothian, Scotland invited 12 women including two from overseas and three men for membership from July […]

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