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Tiger Woods' Girlfriend

Golf Deserves to Be an

OLYMPIC SPORT

10/29/2013 7:03 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Maybe she's biased, maybe she means it ... but Tiger Woods' girlfriend Lindsey Vonn tells TMZ she thinks GOLF absolutely deserves to be re-included in the Summer Olympics.

FYI -- golf hasn't been an Olympic sport since 1904 (when Tug of War was still included in the Games) ... but it will make its return in 2016.

There's been some controversy, with critics saying the golfers won't really care -- they're more interested in a green jacket than a gold medal.

But on her way out of the "Today" show in NYC yesterday, Vonn -- who won a gold medal in downhill skiing at the 2010 Winter Olympics -- told us she's all about including the sport.

As for Tiger, he's said that he WILL compete in the 2016 Olympics ... if he qualifies.

So, we gotta ask ...

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Philly    

Tug of War would be an awesome sport. We have it here between the Detroit and Windsor police departments for ages.
http://www.sweetjuniperinspiration.com/2011/10/detroit-police-department-international.html

302 days ago

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