Tuesday, 6th October, 2015

Archive for the ‘Sponsorship’ Category

Monday, October 5th, 2015

Ashley Chesters  (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Ashley Chesters turns professional with Nike Golf

Nike Golf announced the signing of Ashley Chesters, as the 26-year-old made his maiden professional appearance at The Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

Louis Oosthuizen

PING Re-Signs Oosthuizen to Multi-Year Agreement

Louis Oosthuizen has signed a multi-year agreement to continue playing PING golf equipment and wearing PING apparel, according to John A. Solheim, PING Chairman & CEO

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Jeev Milkha Singh and Darren Clarke

Clarke and Singh Relishing Captains’ Roles at 2016 EurAsia Cup

Darren Clarke and Jeev Milkha Singh will respectively captain Europe and Asia at the EurAsia Cup presented by DRB-HICOM at Glenmarie Golf and Country Club in Kula Lumpur next January

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Alvaro Quiros

Alvaro Quiros Signs with PUMA Golf

Alvaro Quiros, who currently plays on the European Tour, has joined the brand’s impressive roster of athletes that includes Rickie Fowler

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Juan Positigo prepares ahead of the Spanish Adaptive Golf Championships

Spain’s Ryder Cup Bid to promote female and disabled golfer participation

The Royal Spanish Golf Federation intends to change the way golf is perceived in order to inspire the next generation of players and boost development and participation levels

Nick Dougherty unveils the new British Masters trophy on a visit to The Buckingham School (Getty Images)

Nick Dougherty unveils new British Masters trophy

A magnificent new trophy for the British Masters supported by Sky Sports was unveiled on Tuesday by three-time European Tour winner Nick Dougherty during a visit to a school near Woburn Golf Club

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Sergio Sets Sights on Vietnam and Ho Tram Open

Garcia Sets Sights on Asia’s Grandest Stage

Marking his first visit to Vietnam, the Spanish golf sensation commits to Ho Tram Open alongside star-studded line-up

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

(from left) Ludovic Bax, Mauritius Amateur Golfer & Invitational Tournament player; Christophe Curé, President of the Mauritius Golf Federation; Arnaud Martin, Chairman, Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority; Hennie Otto, AfrAsia Bank Global Brand Ambassador, Anahita Ambassador & Sunshine Tour professional; James Benoit, CEO of AfrAsia Bank (main sponsor); Grant Wilson (COO of the Sunshine Tour, representing the Sunshine, European and Asian tours); and Jean-Pierre Dalais - Executive Director, CIEL (Anahita Mauritius).

2016 AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open launched

The 2016 AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open will be played from May 12-15 at a new venue, the Ernie Els-designed Four Seasons Golf Club Mauritius at Anahita

Monday, September 21st, 2015

Great Britain & Ireland’s victorious PGA Cup team (courtesy of Scott Halleran and Getty Images)

GB&I Make History with First PGA Cup Win in USA

Jon Bevan and his Great Britain & Ireland PGA Cup team etched their names into the history books after a titanic singles display at CordeValle, California

Solheim Cup logo

Scotland congratulates US Solheim Cup team fight back

Scotland’s bidding team for The 2019 Solheim Cup has congratulated the victorious US team following a thrilling fight back at St Leon Rot in Germany

Friday, September 18th, 2015

New LYNX club manufactures signing Nick Dougherty

Lynx Golf Signs Nick Dougherty

The fast growing UK golf brand announces that three-time European Tour winner and Sky Sports broadcaster Nick Dougherty has joined its stable of brand ambassadors

Captain Jon Bevan poses with his Great Britain & Ireland team prior to the start of the 27th PGA Cup at CordeValle on September 16, 2015 in San Martin, California.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Watson Tees Off GB&I PGA Cup Bid

Michael Watson will unleash the opening salvo in the 27th PGA Cup in California where Great Britain & Ireland are seeking an historic first win on US soil

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Jamie Donaldson (Getty Images)

Zurich becomes Official Partner of the British Masters

Zurich Insurance will join an impressive family of sponsors who are backing the event, which already includes Hilton as well as Sky Sports, who are the supporting sponsor of the £3 million event

Antigua Solheim Cup

Antigua: Official Golf Apparel Licensee for U.S. Solheim Cup Team

One of the USA’s leading designers and marketers of lifestyle and golf apparel is the official apparel licensee for the 2015 U.S. Solheim Cup Team

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Imperial Headwear T85303 quarter copy

Imperial Headwear Named Official Headwear of Solheim Cup

Imperial Headwear has been named the Official Headwear of the U.S. Solheim Cup team at St. Leon-Rot Golf Club near Heidelberg, Germany, 18-20 September

Monday, September 14th, 2015

European Solheim Cup Team Captain Caring Koch with Abacus Sporstwear's Lisa Martell Nielsen at the team fitting session

Top 10 facts about Abacus® and The 2015 Solheim Cup

Abacus Sportswear is the Official Clothing Supplier to The European Solheim Cup Team that will take on Team America at Golf Club St. Leon-Rot in Germany this week

A general view of the par four 4th hole on the Montrose Medal Course at the Montrose Golf Links on April 28, 2014 in Angus, Scotland.  (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Four outstanding courses for 2016 Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex

Four courses have been announced as the host venues for the Monday Qualifying event prior to the 2016 Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex next July

Friday, September 11th, 2015

Foxhills Resort (Steve Bardens at Getty Images)

Foxhills to Deliver Senior Service for Five More Years

Surrey resort Foxhills has hailed securing a five year extension to continue hosting the Senior PGA Professional Championship as ‘the icing on the cake’

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Potential Olympic golfers from the Ladies European Tour and LPGA visit the Olympic Museum and IOC Headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. meets IOC president Thomas Bach at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne (Tristan Jones)

Golfers Ready To Light Up Rio

Olympic hopefuls visit Olympic Museum and meet IOC President Thomas Bach at IOC Headquarters


The 13th hole at Pinehurst’s No.2 Course

PGA Professionals Prepare for Pinehurst Challenge

The world-famous golf courses of the Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina, USA, will play host to Golfbreaks.com Pinehurst Pro-Am when it returns from 17th to 23rd March, 2016

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

Brand new for 2015, the WT5 is a full function, sports-style GPS watch, packed with technology - Movable Pin Technology, Dynamic Green View, Digital scorecard included, as well as distances to hazards and targets

GolfBuddy Renews Partnership with PGAs of Europe

GolfBuddy has renewed its support for the PGAs of Europe as its ‘Official Handheld GPS Rangefinder’ and Corporate Partner

Monday, September 7th, 2015

Ian Randell and Mustafa Koç

Turkey’s Mustafa Koç Honoured with Special Recognition Award

The Chairman of Koç Holdings, has received the PGAs of Europe Special Recognition Award for his contribution to the Association and to the development of golf in Turkey

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

PING's Gainsborough headquarters

Four More Years for PING

PGAs of Europe Corporate Partner, PING, has extended their agreement with the Association for four more years taking the successful partnership to 11 years

Aberdeen Asset at Castle StuartC020915-11.75

Highlands get ready to embrace return of Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open

The 2016 tournament will be played over the highly acclaimed Castle Stuart course on the banks of the Moray Firth, just a few miles from Inverness, from July 7-10

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Taken from right ridge on 2nd hole of PGA Centenary Course, The Gleneagles Hotle, Scotland. Shows fairway towards green (centre distance). Glen Devon in background

Scotland and Sweden go head to head to host The 2019 Solheim Cup

The final recommendation will be made by the LET Evaluation Committee to the LET Board on the 29th October, which will make the final decision