6 Surprising Masters Traditions That Didn’t Last, From A Parade To A Beauty Pageant
- Category: Inside Golf
- Published: 2021-04-13
Few events are more bound by tradition than the Masters Tournament, from the Champions Dinner and Par-3 Contest, to green jackets and honorary starters, to pimento cheese and manual scoreboards. Indeed, attending the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club feels like stepping back in time.
But not all Masters traditions have endured.
Some may have been too antiquated to succeed generations, others impractical. Some have been replaced, others abandoned.
GOLF.com’s Scott Michaux revisits some of the tournament’s lost traditions.