Golf Digest is in hot water over their latest magazine cover featuring golf social media star Paige Spiranac. As expected some LPGA players , past and present, have voiced their opinions on the matter. The comments are below.
Here is the cover in question:
Hall of Famer Juli Inkster-
“You look at what Lydia Ko’s doing, and why isn’t she on the cover? I know that stuff sells, and they are in the business of selling magazines, but I think people could learn more in an article about Lydia. It’s kind of where our society is right now. I don’t agree with it, but it’s their magazine and they can do what they want.”
“You look across other platforms, I feel like people are starting to take notice of us as players and us as athletes, but Golf Digest seems to be the anomaly.”
However, Lydia Ko, who is the number one ranked player in the world had an interesting interaction with Spiranac over Twitter: