Brittany Lincicome: Lexi Thompson’s PGA Tour Debut, Low LPGA Purses & Being A Mom On Tour

Brittany Lincicome is one of the most successful players in LPGA history. In her rookie season (2005), she led the tour in driving distance earning her the nickname, “Bam-Bam.” Brittany has gone on to win eight titles in her LPGA career with two major championships and nearly $ 10 million in prize money.

In this episode, Lisa and Karen talk with Brittany about Lexi Thompson’s performance on the PGA TOUR, LPGA purses that need a raise, and balancing life on tour as a mom.

They discuss:

00:0012:15: Lexi Thompson playing on the PGA TOUR & why it was controversial to some.

12:1521:30: How the PGA TOUR could boost the LPGA Tour in a heartbeat.

21:3027:20: What can/should be done about longtime LPGA tournaments that haven’t increased their purses and remain under 2 million?

27:2028:32: What the players need to do to incite change.

28:3233:34: The challenges of being a Mom on tour.

33:34 – End: Wrapping things up.

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