Wednesday, 1st October, 2014

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Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

PGA chief executive Sandy Jones (third from right) and Tickets for Troops chairman Lord Marland (third from left) with Armed Forces personnel (courtesy of Adrian Milledge)

Ryder Cup Is Just The Ticket For Troops

Thanks to the PGA and the Tickets for Troops charity, a group of 24 soldiers were among the 45,000 spectators who enjoyed watching Europe retain the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles

Monday, September 29th, 2014

French representatives receiving the painting from the First Minister and George O'Grady outside The Gleneagles Hotel

Ryder Cup ‘Entente Cordiale’ Cemented With French and Scottish Governments

An extensive Ryder Cup knowledge sharing exercise between Scotland and France was formally recognised on Friday as Scotland began the process of handing over to the next European hosts of the event in 2018

Lady Professionals at the Dormy Golf Challenge 2014:

(from left) Caroline Griffiths, Nicky Lawrenson, Carole Pope, Lucinda Davies, Alex Keighley, Hannah Ralph, Alison Whitaker, Rebecca Hudson, Sarah Walton, Lucy Williams, Holly Aitchison, Karen Heywood, Emma Clifford

Lady Pro golfers lead the day

The first Dormy Challenge “will grow and grow”

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Lee Westwood National Golf Club Challenge

Lee Westwood Gets Behind 2015 National Golf Club Challenge

The Challenge will once again unite hundreds of golf clubs throughout the UK to compete against each other, while at the same time fund raise in support of Help for Heroes. 

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

2014 European Ryder Cup Team in ProQuip Golf waterproofs (photo Getty Images).

REVEALED: ProQuip 2014 European Team Ryder Cup Rain Suit

European Ryder Cup Team Captain Paul McGinley and ProQuip Golf spent 18 months designing bespoke golf rain suits for Gleneagles match

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

The iconic JOHNNIE WALKER ‘Striding Man’ is a feature of the JOHNNIE WALKER Mini Golf Course, situated inside the JOHNNIE WALKER EXPERIENCE, Gleneagles, at this year’s Ryder Cup

Johnnie Walker® Experience Pitches Up At The Ryder Cup

Luxury Scotch Whisky brand invites fans to celebrate the return of The Ryder Cup to Scotland with the creation of its exclusive JOHNNIE WALKER EXPERIENCE

Rory McIlroy and George O'Grady, Chief Executive of The European Tour (Sky Sports)

The Rory Foundation to host the Irish Open in 2015

Rory McIlroy has significantly increased his commitment to the Irish Open with the announcement that his charitable foundation, The Rory Foundation, will become the official tournament host from next year the full story »

Friday, September 19th, 2014

Solheim Cup logo

New Solheim Cup Logo Unveiled for 2015

LET and LPGA have jointly unveiled the new official Solheim Cup logo ahead of the matches at Golf Club St Leon-Rot, near Heidelberg, Germany, in September 2015

Your Golf Travel founders Ross Marshall & Andrew Harding pictured with Lee Westwood

Lee Westwood Signs with Your Golf Travel

Lee Westwood to spark influx of US golfers to UK shores through new ambassadorial role

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

From left: Jamie Donaldson, Lee Westwood, Thomas Bjorn and Stephen Gallacher (Getty Images)

Ryder Cup quartet ready for ISPS Handa Wales Open

Jamie Donaldson feels this week’s ISPS Handa Wales Open presented by The Celtic Manor Resort will be the perfect preparation for his Ryder Cup debut

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

T in TaylorMade

Jamie Donaldson Signs Equipment Deal with TaylorMade-adidas Golf

European Ryder Cup Star and Three-time European Tour Winner Jamie Donaldson Signs Equipment Deal with TaylorMade-adidas Golf

Charity Cheque

€450,000 raised at spectacular Solheim Cup Charity Promotion Event in Germany

Golf professionals, celebrities, the media and fans had a taste of what The 2015 Solheim Cup will be like as they attended a marathon Charity Promotion Event in Germany

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

PGA Catalunta Resort - Stadium Course - Hole 01

PGA Catalunya Resort to host seventh consecutive European Tour Q School climax

From November 15-20 156 players will battle it out over six rounds in an attempt to earn a European Tour card for The 2015 Race to Dubai

Monday, September 15th, 2014

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Golf Pride Is Overwhelming Grip of Choice at 2014 TOUR Championship

26 out of 30 (87%) players competing in the FedEx Cup Finals trust their games to Golf Pride grips

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Part of the Quinta do Lago Practice facilities

England Golf chooses Quinta do Lago as new winter training base

The England Golf squads will stay at Quinta do Lago, utilise the extensive practice facilities, including the outstanding Paul McGinley Academy and the new TaylorMade Fitting Center, as well as having access to both the South and North courses

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Keighley Golf Club’s Liam Blacka (right) with the club’s PGA Professional Andy Rhodes, hold aloft the TaylorMade-adidas Amateur Championship trophy on the steps of the famous Turnberry hotel

Keighley duo take the honours at TMaG Amateur Championship final at Turnberry

Keighley Golf Club PGA Pro Andy Rhodes and member Liam Blacka took team and individual awards at the TaylorMade-adidas Amateur Championship hosted with the TGI Golf Partnership

Monday, September 8th, 2014

Ryder Cup logo no year

Seven Nations Express Interest in Bidding to Host The 2022 Ryder Cup

The intention to submit a bid has been received from Austria, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Turkey. The formal bids must be received by Monday February 16, 2015 the full story »

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Siddikur Rahman, who won the tournament last year (Getty Images)

European Tour returns to India in 2015

Taking place from February 19-22, at a venue to be confirmed soon, the US$1.5million Indian Open will be co-sanctioned with the Asian Tour the full story »

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

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Heritage Resorts Hosts Tri-Sanctioned Professional Golf Tournament in Mauritius

Heritage Resorts has been chosen to host the first ever tri-sanctioned golf tournament, endorsed by the European, Asian and Sunshine Tours. The AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open will take place 7 – 10 May 2015

Monday, September 1st, 2014

Matthew Warner, Damon Hill, Tony Jacklin, Sir Roy Gardner, James Henderson, Team William Hill Blue

Huge funds raised at star-studded Tony Jacklin CBE Wentworth Charity Invitational

The inaugural Tony Jacklin CBE Wentworth Charity Invitational was a fantastic success that helped to raise vital funds for charity Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People

Friday, August 29th, 2014

Patriot Golf Day

Nationwide Patriot Golf Day over Labor Day Weekend

Golf facilities across the United States will host special events and collect donations this Labor Day weekend for Patriot Golf Day

Chris McDonnell at the Northern Ireland Open

Crestlink supports McDonnell in Northern Ireland Open Challenge Tour

Chris McDonnell, the 2014 PGA Professional Champion, is teeing off in this week’s Northern Ireland Open as the latest player to represent the Crestlink apparel group

Winner: Paul Marshall of Sale Golf Club.

Inaugural Junior Championship Heralded A Resounding Success

100 juniors competed at De Vere Mottram Hall for the title of American Golf Club Junior Champion 2014

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Heritage Golf Club, Mauritius (European Tour)

First tri-sanctioned tournament – AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open launched

This is the first tri-sanctioned golf tournament endorsed by the Sunshine, European and Asian Tours, all of whom are founding members of the International Federation of PGA Tours

The Ryder Cup

Peter Vardy Edinburgh offers guests an opportunity to see and hold the Ryder Cup

An opportunity to see and be pictured with the coveted Ryder Cup will be on offer at Peter Vardy Edinburgh, the fast-growing automotive retailer’s BMW dealership in the City Seafield Road on Saturday 30th August from 9.00am until noon