‘He told me I have raw talent’ – Tiger Woods inspires SA’s golf star Yolanda Duma

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Award-winning golfer Yolanda Duma says meeting Tiger Woods has kept her motivated despite the challenges faced by female golfers.
Award-winning golfer Yolanda Duma says meeting Tiger Woods has kept her motivated despite the challenges faced by female golfers.
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She had no choice but to fall in love with the sport. Her dad, brother, and cousins used to gush about their exploits after every game and she was intrigued. 

It wasn't long before she also decided to pick up a club to see what all the fuss was about. And that was the beginning of a life-long affair with golf. 

The professional golfer and coach at the Bryanston Country Club has won over 10 awards doing what she loves. And now Yolanda Duma (31) is gearing up for the Annual Africa Women Golf Day on 26 June, hosted by Timeless Women Of Wonder (TWOW).

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