Alumna supports simultaneous mens’, womens’ golf championship in England

Meghan MacLaren on the golf course.
Photo courtesy Ladies European Tour Twitter

FIU alumna and pro golfer Meghan MacLaren is throwing her support behind efforts to have the England Men and Women’s Amateur Golf Championship played at the same venue at the same time. MacLaren, who has called for more equality in prize money in the professional ranks, is an advocate for social issues who uses her voice to welcome gender equality in the game she loves.

A previous Ladies European Tour winner, MacLaren is known for sharing her thoughts on and off the golf course. Through her blog, MacLaren emphasizes the challenges she faces as a young woman and the challenges faced in society.

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