16 Jul '14, 5pm

R&A chief faces questions about men-only St. Andrews club after criticism from St. Andrews University president

R&A chief faces questions about men-only St. Andrews club after criticism from St. Andrews University president

HOYLAKE, England -- Peter Dawson waited a long time for the inevitable question at the R&A press conference at the 143rd British Open at Hoylake on Wednesday. When it finally came, on the 14th question amid a packed interview room, the R&A’s chief executive said, “It’s not for me to speculate” whether the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews will vote to allow women members for the first time at its annual meeting Sept. 18. PHOTO GALLERY: Check Out the Best Shots From the 2014 British Open But that was hardly the end of the matter. Louise Richardson, the first woman principal of St. Andrews University (the equivalent of an American university president), spoke publicly about the men-only club for the first time last week. She told The New York Times that the neighboring club’s exclusionary policy has negatively impacted her ability to do her job. Unlike her predecessor...

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