The Ladies Professional Golf Association is one of the longest-running women's professional sports associations in the world. Founded in 1950, the organization has grown from its roots as a playing tour into a non-profit organization involved in every facet of golf and has become the premier women's professional sports organization in the world today.
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The Ladies Professional Golf Association is one of the longest running and most successful women’s professional sports associations in the world. The best female golfers from across the globe play on the Tour, including Jiyai Shin, Suzann Pettersen, Cristie Kerr, Ai Miyazato, Michelle Wie, Paula Creamer and Inbee Park.
-Founded in 1950. The Ladies Professional Golf Association is one of the longest-running women's professional sports associations in the world.
-The LPGA's 5 annual major championships are Kraft Nabisco Championship, Wegmans LPGA Championship, U.S. Women's Open, Ricoh Women's British Open and The Evian Championship.
-Annika Sorenstam is the most successful LPGA player in terms of winnings, earning $22 million USD over 303 events.