30 Jun '16, 1pm

Zika? Security? Apathy? #GolfCentral asks why are golfers rethinking Rio:

Geoff Shackelford, Tim Rosaforte, and Matt Adams share their thoughts on golfers’ decisions to withdraw from the Rio Olympics.

Full article: http://www.golfchannel.com/media/rio-roundtable-why-are-g...

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From security risks to health concerns, just ho...

golfdigest.com 30 Jun '16, 11am

Specifically regarding Rio de Janiero, a security analysis prepared for LPGA players and obtained from players by GolfDige...

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golfdigest.com 30 Jun '16, 6am

“Yes, the situation in Rio has deteriorated in terms of the economy and the political situation since 2009 when golf was a...

Jason Day pulls out of Rio Olympics over Zika concerns

Jason Day pulls out of Rio Olympics over Zika c...

pga.com 28 Jun '16, 1pm

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Jason Day pulled out of the Olympics on Tuesday because of the Zika virus, costing golf its No. 1 playe...

Re: Golfers withdrawing from Olympics: Blame it...

golfdigest.com 28 Jun '16, 5pm

AKRON, Ohio -- If there were any doubts that the Olympic destination of Rio de Janeiro was driving the mass exodus of golf...

2016 Olympics: Jason Day is the latest to annou...

golfdigest.com 28 Jun '16, 12pm

The first Olympic Games to include golf as part of the competition in more than 100 years will not include the top-ranked ...

Why are male golfers the only athletes dropping...

golfdigest.com 30 Jun '16, 6pm

Moreover, the study also deserves a major preface, for, in many sports, the Olympics is the zenith of their athletic endea...

Blame it on Rio: Jason Day, Shane Lowry remarks...

golfdigest.com 28 Jun '16, 4pm

AKRON, Ohio -- If there were any doubts that the Olympic destination of Rio de Janeiro was driving the mass exodus of golf...

World No. 1 Jason Day will not compete in the R...

pgatour.com 28 Jun '16, 1pm

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Jason Day pulled out of the Olympics on Tuesday because of the Zika virus, costing golf its No. 1 play...

Adam Scott: "Weak" Olympic golf format isn't he...

golfdigest.com 30 Jun '16, 4am

Golf's Olympic return has been a tumultuous ride, and the event is still five weeks away. A shocking amount of top players...

Body parts wash ashore next to #Rio #Olympics v...

straitstimes.com 29 Jun '16, 9pm

RIO DE JANEIRO (REUTERS) - Parts of a mutilated body washed up on the sands of Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro on Wedne...

Multiple concerns about the #Olympics have @JordanSpieth wondering 'is it worth it?':

Multiple concerns about the #Olympics have @Jor...

golfchannel.com 28 Jun '16, 9pm

AKRON, Ohio – With the exodus of high-profile players from the upcoming Olympics in full force, Jordan Spieth was notably ...

Golf Digest Podcast: Why are so many golfers sa...

golfdigest.com 29 Jun '16, 1am

Rory McIlroy. Graeme McDowell. Branden Grace. Jason Day. Shane Lowry. Within the last eight days, this fivesome of promine...

BREAKING -- Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from the...

golf.com 22 Jun '16, 1pm

Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from competing in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, citing concerns over the Zika virus...

Jason Day will not compete in the 2016 Olympics...

golf.com 28 Jun '16, 12pm

Jason Day announced this morning on Twitter that he will not be participating in the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Day's withdrawa...

Jason Day will not be participating in the 2016...

golf.com 28 Jun '16, 12pm

Jason Day announced this morning on Twitter that he will not be participating in the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Day's withdrawa...