For the Record: Votaw on Olympic golf in Rio
International Golf Federation vice president Ty Votaw sits down with GolfChannel.com senior writer Rex Hoggard to discuss the delays facing the construction of the golf course for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in this edition of For the Record.
For the Record: Votaw on status of Olympic course
International Golf Federation vice president Ty Votaw sits down with GolfChannel.com senior writer Rex Hoggard to discuss the current status of the 2016 Olympic Golf Course in this clip from For the Record.
Plan B: What if the Olympic course isn't ready?
Ty Votaw and Peter Dawson comment on contingency planning for the 2016 Olympics and the future of golf in the games.
For the Record: Votaw on how Olympics will grow golf
International Golf Federation vice president Ty Votaw sits down with GolfChannel.com senior writer Rex Hoggard to explain how Olympic golf will grow the game internationally in this clip from For the Record.
For the Record: Votaw on Olympic problems, promise
IGF vice president Ty Votaw discusses the problems and promise of golf in the 2016 Olympics.
Despite DJ comment, Tour confirms 'no comment' policy
Despite refuting the report of Dustin Johnson's suspension, the Tour confirmed its policy on suspensions is "no comment."
Votaw: 2016 Rio Olympic update
Gary Williams sits down with PGA Tour executive vice president Ty Votaw to discuss the 2016 Rio Olympics. 2014 PGA Merchandise Show at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.may need some of those sandals. Ty Votaw, Executive Vice-President for the PGA Tour Communications, International Affairs. Do you have all those trinkets that Matt travels with? -I don't. But when I travel the floor hereprofessional golf? The Latin America Amateur Championship -Yes. -was announced yesterday in Buenos Aires . The Rio games the following year you're heavily in that. What impact, what connection can that event have to the following year in Rio? -Well, in much the same way that the PGA Tour Latinoamerica, its presence in that region is going to create greater awareness for golf. It's a soccer-mad, football-mad region. And we needlead time so that we can some adjustments or tweaks in the golf course set up. Not, probably not the design or the-- or the, or any kind of significant renovations but in the golf course set up. So we had similar wind conditions, similar daylight, similar types of course conditions so that we can get real test of what-- what the golf course can do. -Okay. Commissioner Finchem was out in San Diego yesterday. This benchmark of two billion charitable dollars that that number was hit yesterday. You've been involved with respect to governing an-- an organization, the LPGA and now having been with the PGA Tour for many years. What does this mean for the PGA Tour ? -Well, first of all golf's history of giving back is-- is a long one. I mean, it goes back to 1938 with