PGA tour player comes out as gay
Brandt Snedeker would welcome gay PGA Tour players - apartmanihrvatska.info
By Eamon Lynch June 30, pm Follow eamonlynch. A visit to most golf facilities will reveal people separated by race, gender and umpteen other differences but united by a passion for the game. Golf also has diversity not so readily apparent to the naked eye. During Pride Month, it seems as though every company and industry in the land is displaying rainbow colors, marketing that one suspects is often motivated as much by sales as solidarity. The effort to signal a more welcoming environment is increasingly, if slowly, evident in golf too. Last year, Tadd Fujikawa became the first male player of even moderate prominence to announce that he is gay.
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Begay was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico , and graduated from a private high school, Albuquerque Academy. After graduation, Begay turned professional in In , Begay shot a 59 in the second round of the Nike Tour Dominion Open , to join the few golfers to ever shoot a 59 in a professional tournament.
The year-old golfer shot 5-over through the first two rounds and missed the cut at Augusta National by two strokes. Free Newsletters. On Facebook. On Twitter. On Flipboard.