The Olympics Boosted Golf to a Worldwide Audience

Tiffiny Chan, Hong Kong Olympic Athelete

The Olympics has always been cheering for your home team. The United States has been one of the larger medal winners at the games. This has given many a myopic view of the sporting competition.

“I think it’s a huge matter now that golf is an Olympic sport,” said Nhung Tang of Vietnam. “It does inspire me, and it also inspires junior golfers in Vietnam.”

“Just to be called an Olympian is something I will treasure,” said Tiffany Chan of Hong Kong. She finished 37th in Rio. [MORE]

Picture Credit: South China Morning Post