Tuesday, 28th February, 2017

Archive for the ‘Sponsorship’ Category


Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

John Deere Classic

John Deere Classic voted Tournament of the Year

The 2016 John Deere Classic held in the US has been voted the PGA TOUR’s Tournament of the Year. The 46th annual John Deere Classic also received first place awards for Most Engaged Community and Best Social Media Activation from the PGA in December


Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Darren Clarke of Northern Ireland holds the Claret Jug following his victory in The 140th Open at Royal St George’s in 2011 (photo credit The R&A)

149th Open to be Played at Royal St George’s in 2020

The Open will return to the historic Kent links for the 15th time. It was last played at Royal St George’s in 2011 when Darren Clarke showed his mastery of links golf to hold off Americans Phil Mickelson and Dustin Johnson to become Champion Golfer of the Year

Paul Lawrie  (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Paul Lawrie joins ISM

European Tour icon Paul Lawrie OBE has joined International Sports Management .....read the full story »


Monday, February 20th, 2017

Kaiser Chiefs (credit Danny North)

Kaiser Chiefs to bring curtain down on BMW PGA Championship

Several ticketing and hospitality packages are now on sale including a Special Twilight Ticket offer. The BMW PGA Championship will be played at Wentworth from May 25 – 28


Friday, February 17th, 2017

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European Tour and PGA Tour of Australasia announce Strategic Alliance

The relationship between the European Tour and the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia has been officially ratified through a Strategic Alliance, which was announced today at the ISPS HANDA World Super 6 Perth .....read the full story »


Monday, February 13th, 2017

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Innovative GolfSixes concept from the European Tour

The European Tour has unveiled ‘GolfSixes’, a revolutionary and novel short form of the game which further illustrates the Tour’s desire to embrace innovation and originality in professional golf .....read the full story »

Gareth Wright, winner of the 2016 M&H Scottish PGA Championship (courtesy of Kenny Smith)

New Tartan Tour Season Will Have Exciting Finish

The 2017 Tartan Tour schedule is set for a big finish at the end of another exciting campaign for PGA in Scotland members .....read the full story »

240 PGAs of Europe took on Lumine's championship courses for the annual PGAs of Europe Fourball Championships

Lumine Golf Festival Hosts PGAs of Europe Fourball Championship

As part of the Lumine Golf Festival, Spain’s premier golf and leisure destination hosted 240 PGA Professionals for the heavily anticipated PGAs of Europe Fourball Championship


Monday, February 6th, 2017

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Australian Jordan Zunic joins ISM

International Sports Management has completed the signing of exciting 25-year-old Australian Jordan Zunic, a two-time winner on the PGA Tour of Australasia


Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Thomas Bjorn during the second round of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic on 3 February 2017 at the Emirates Golf Club, Dubai, UAE  (photo credit: Richard Castka/Sportpixgolf.com)

It ‘plays’ to wear pink

At The Omega Dubai Desert Classic today there has been more pink than in other tournaments. This year’s tournament once again is supporting the AL JALILA FOUNDATION


Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Henrik Stenson of Sweden poses with the Claret Jug (photo credit The R&A)

Economic benefit of The Open

£110 million benefit to Scotland from last year’s event at Royal Troon


Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

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LET Announces 2017 Schedule

Three new tournaments, including two in Europe, with more to come and significantly increased prize money of US$1.5 million for the Aberdeen Asset Management Ladies Scottish Open


Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Robin Petersson

Sweden’s Leading Amateur and World No.24 Turns Professional and joins P4M Golf

Leading Amateur Robin Petersson will begin his 2017 season as a professional golfer. A highly successful college player, Petersson won 4 titles for Augusta University earning a number of accolades in the process


Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

Asian Tour CEO Josh Burack being presented with a ECCO shoe by Jesper S. Thuen, Head of Golf-Asia Pacific

ECCO® Golf Renews Asian Tour Sponsorship

Leading golf footwear innovator, ECCO Golf, will extend its partnership with the Asian Tour as the Official Footwear Sponsor for the next two years


Monday, January 23rd, 2017

The Renaissance Club

The Renaissance Club to host 2017 Scottish Senior Open

The Renaissance Club in East Lothian has been named as the host venue for the 25th edition of the Scottish Senior Open from August 4-6


Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

PARIS, FRANCE - JANUARY 09:  (L-R) Alexander Levy, Padraig Harrington, Jean Louis Charon, Keith Pelley, Chen Wenli, Yang Guang, Matthew Fitzpaterick and Shane Lowry attend a photocall before the Open de France press conference on January 9, 2017 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images)

HNA Group named title sponsor of the Open de France

Five-year agreement marks a new chapter in the history of Continental Europe’s oldest National Open as the HNA Open de France becomes the eighth tournament of the Rolex Series


Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

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European Tour Properties Senior Classic added to Senior Tour Schedule for 2017

Linna Golf, Finland, will play host to the inaugural European Tour Properties Senior Classic in 2017, the second new event added to the European Senior Tour Schedule ahead of the new season


Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Becky Brewerton (courtesy Ladies European Tour)

Lynx Golf Signs Becky Brewerton

Lynx Golf, the fastest growing British golf equipment brand, has added two-time Ladies European Tour winner and double Solheim Cup star, Becky Brewerton, to its team of professional playing ambassadors


Monday, January 9th, 2017

Helen Alfredsson

Ladies European Tour Appoint New President and Chairman

LET Appoints Helen Alfredsson as Player President and Mark Lichtenhein as Chairman

James Heath (left) and Martyn Norris

James Heath agrees management and sponsorship deal with Jenahura

European Tour professional James Heath agrees management and sponsorship deal with Jenahura


Friday, January 6th, 2017

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2017 PGA Tournament Schedule Announced

The PGA has announced the bulk of its 2017 national schedule which begins with the £41,000 Silversea Senior PGA Professional Championship at Foxhills Club & Resort

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COBRA PUMA GOLF Sign LET Star Carly Booth

The Leading Game Enjoyment Golf Brand Signs LET Tour Player Carly Booth


Monday, December 19th, 2016

Ian Poulter receives his PGA Recognition Award from PGA captain Nicky Lumb (Jordan Mansfield /Getty Images)

Poulter Receives PGA Recognition Award

Ian Poulter who began his career as a young PGA assistant pro back in the 1990s, received the award at the annual PGA lunch at Grosvenor House in London on Friday


Friday, December 16th, 2016

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Verdura Resort Chosen To Host New European Tour Event – The Rocco Forte Open

The Rocco Forte hotel in Sicily has been selected to stage the new European Tour event on the professional calendar next spring from May 18-21. Verdura Resort has two 18-hole links golf courses designed by Kyle Phillips


Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Nicolas Colsaerts

Colsaerts Collects PGA Award

Nicolas Colsaerts, the first Belgian to play in the Ryder Cup, received a PGA Recognition Award for his outstanding contribution to golf at the PGA in Scotland luncheon in Glasgow