When Tiger Woods plays well, we go play, too. Last weekend was the British Open and Tiger Woods was on the course.
When Tiger plays, tv ratings go up nearly 20%. Your local golf course also sees an increase in golfers when Tiger competes well. Director of Golf for the Pokegama Golf Course, Bob Cahill, said they do see an influx of players when Tiger plays well. Unfortunately, this weekend, Tiger was cut after day two. Minnesotan Tom Lehman was also cut after finishing plus 12