I cringe thinking of this weekend's winner donning the green jacket while wearing shorts. Yeah, that would be an iconic symbol. Sorry, I think they should keep the pants, they earn the big bucks. I'll continue to wear shorts.
Shorts On the PGA Tour (Updated 2013) - Page 5
Poll Results: Should the PGA Tour allow its players to wear shorts during tournament rounds?
30% (13)Yes, with stipulations
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I am not sure my opinion matters, and agree with those that with modern fabrics, shorts are not that much cooler. Since the majority of tournaments cater to their sponsers and customers, kind of a business casual situation, I can see why they would prefer a slightly more professional appearance. I do believe caddies shoudl be allowed to wear shorts, probably with a simple dress code.
Pros wearing shorts in Turkey Airlines World Golf Final
Lee Westwood and Charl Schwartzel took advantage of the opportunity to wear shorts during the first round of the Turkish Airlines World Golf Final. Hunter Mahan and Matt Kuchar also decided to give their ankles a breather.
Do you think Pros should be allowed to wear shorts?
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