In two weeks, Brittany Lincicome will play her final LPGA occasion earlier than occurring maternity depart. Meaning she’s skipping the US Ladies’s Open.
On the LPGA Mediheal Championship final week, Lincicome shared she shall be taking maternity depart from the LPGA after the Pure Silk Championship at Kingsmill Resort in Virginia. Pure Silk has lengthy been one in all Lincicome’s sponsors, and the model moved its sponsorship from a now-defunct season-opening occasion within the Bahamas to one of the crucial extremely regarded occasions on the LPGA schedule.
After Kingsmill, nevertheless, the two-time main winner will give attention to the ultimate half of her being pregnant at dwelling.
“Simply speaking to Gerina [Piller] and Stacy [Lewis], they each mentioned they made it to about six months and that was sufficient, that was the proper time,” Lincicome mentioned to Golf Channel. “I really feel great, bodily, proper now. I’ve not been sick, not been drained, feeling nice, however some pictures are beginning to go to the precise, after I come out of them. It’s getting extra irritating now. I really feel like I must be an athlete and compete on the highest degree, and I simply can’t do what I really feel like I ought to do.”
On the five-month mark, with the LPGA about to leap into the remaining 4 majors, Lincicome feels it is time to put the brakes on her season. Meaning she’ll surrender her exemption to the US Ladies’s Open, which the USGA supplied to her within the occasion she selected to play out by way of the tip of Might.