Thursday, 29th January, 2015

Archive for the ‘Sponsorship’ Category

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Michelle Wie

Michelle Wie adds ‘more volt’ to her Nike Golf equipment on LPGA Tour

Nike Golf athlete Michelle Wie will play in the Nike RZN Black Volt ball and an all-new all-Volt Nike driver this week at the Coates Golf Championship

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

 Walton Heath's Old Course  #5 (courtesy of Dave Cannon, Getty Images)

Stellar Line-Up for Lombard Trophy

Walton Heath is among an exciting line up of regional final venues in the 2015 Lombard Trophy which climaxes with a grand final at Gleneagles

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Eddie Pepperell

Eddie Pepperell Joins Wolsey’s Tour Staff

The British heritage brand, Wolsey, has announced that Eddie Pepperell has joined its team of pioneers to represent the brand on the PGA European Tour

Monday, January 26th, 2015

Paul Broadhurst signs with Champions UK plc CEO John Hayes far right, Champions of Golf Manager Lloyd Bailey second from the right and long term Champions celebrity client England’s most capped player of all time Peter Shilton OBE

Champions of Golf Sign 6 Time European Tour Winner Paul Broadhurst

Champions of Golf is the golf management arm of Leicestershire brand and celebrity management agency Champions (UK) plc whose clients include Tony Jacklin CBE

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Jordan Spieth

Under Armour Expands Partnership with Jordan Spieth

Landmark 10-year agreement underscores Under Armour’s long-term commitment to Spieth and to the Brand’s growing golf category

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Damon Buffini

Damon Buffini appointed Non-Executive Director of The European Tour

This is the third appointment of a new Non-Executive Director to stem from the ongoing strategic review and board restructuring. Jutta af Rosenborg and Sophie Goldschmidt also took up new roles as Non-Executive Directors on January 1, 2015

Rick Gibson

Bad Ragaz tournament renamed Swiss Seniors Open

In addition to its new title, the tournament will also have an increased prize fund of €300,000 for 2015 – up €20,000 from last year

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Ben Mason with Leeds Cup 2014

Moortown to stage historic Leeds Cup

Professional golf’s oldest trophy, inaugurated in 1902, bears some of the biggest names of the game in the early part of the last century including several Open champions

Monday, January 19th, 2015

Patrick Reed (Getty Images)

Patrick Reed Signs With WME | IMG

Four-time PGA TOUR winner and 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup Team member Patrick Reed has signed with WME | IMG for worldwide management and marketing representation

Be Wiser Insurance logo

PGA in Hampshire welcomes headline sponsor Be Wiser Insurance

The PGA in Hampshire is pleased to announce that Be Wiser Insurance is to sponsor its premier stroke-play event for the next two years

Friday, January 16th, 2015

Team Callaway

Callaway Line-Up of European Staff Professionals For 2015

European Tour Winners and rising stars headline Callaway line-up of European Staff Professionals for 2015

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Paul Waring

Paul Waring to play Wilson Staff on European Tour

Talented Englishman set to use new FG Tour V4 irons in Race to Dubai

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

The 2015 campaign will reach its thrilling climax at Al Badia Golf Club in Dubai

Challenge Tour’s 2015 schedule reflects stability and diversity

The European Challenge Tour’s increasing strength, stability and diversity is reflected by a 2015 schedule which comprises 25 tournaments across 20 different countries and builds on the unprecedented success of the 2014 campaign

Tyrrell Hatton

Hilton Worldwide Signs Tyrrell Hatton

The world’s largest hospitality company has announced a sponsorship deal with young UK golfer Tyrrell Hatton, commencing this week at the Abu Dhabi Championship

PGA Catalunya Resort, recently voted European Golf Resort of the Year 2015, will host the ECCO Tour Winter Series

PGA Catalunya Resort to host the ECCO Tour in 2015

The venue’s two world-class courses, the Tour and the Stadium, will host the Winter Series of the ECCO Tour, the Danish satellite tour, in 2015

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Miguel Ángel Jiménez

Miguel Ángel Jiménez Becomes Global Brand Ambassador for Mitsubishi Electric

Mitsubishi Electric announces its first global, corporate, player sponsorship with the signing of PGA TOUR, European Tour and Champions Tour golfer, Miguel Ángel Jiménez

Faldo Series website

Faldo Series announces schedule of UK dates for 2015

The Faldo Series has announced its UK schedule for 2015 with Pleasington Golf Club and The Dukes, St. Andrews as new hosts this year

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Victor Dubuisson hopes to start his year off with a bang by securing one

2015 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship Marks Decade of Progress & Style

Giles Morgan, Global Head of Sponsorship and Events at HSBC, says, “We’ve seen the strength of the fields for our global flagship events just grow and grow.”

Sweden’s Joakim Lagergren receiving the trophy after winning the 2014 NI Open at Galgorm Castle in Ballymena (Photo: PressEye) 

NI Open at Galgorm enjoys key date on 2015 Challenge Tour Schedule

The European Challenge Tour will make a welcome return to the province in 2015 with the Northern Ireland Open confirmed to take place at Galgorm Castle in Ballymena for the third consecutive year from August 6-9

Friday, January 9th, 2015

Miguel Angel Jimenez

Lamkin Grips Signs Miguel Angel Jimenez as Brand Ambassador

The original manufacturer of premium golf grips announces the signing of Miguel Angel Jimenez as its newest brand ambassador

(from left) Bunker Mentality’s Creative Director, Robert Hart, Simon Dyson and Managing Director Tamasine Green

Simon Dyson Has Bunker Style

Bunker Mentality and Simon Dyson forge Modern British Golf partnership

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Laura Davies with Lynx Golf CEO, Stephanie Zinser

Laura Davies Signs To Lynx Golf

Dame Laura Davies has signed with equipment manufacturer Lynx Golf as part of a three year deal

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

PGA Cup captain Jon Bevan (Getty Images)

PGA Unveils 2015 Tournament Schedule

Among the highlights will be the chance to secure a place in the Great Britain & Ireland PGA Cup team captained by Jon Bevan to face the United States in California

2013 C'ship winner Jamie Donaldson joins 10th anniversary line-up

Abu Dhabi To Host Return Of The Champions

DiMarco, Kaymer, Rock, Donaldson and Larrazábal line-up for Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship’s 10th Anniversary

The founder of Caledonia Golf, Claus-Peter Maier with Paul Lawrie

Caledonia Golf Expands Ambassador Agreement with Paul Lawrie

The association will now see Paul playing with a Caledonia branded Tour Bag, and the logo displayed on the back of his cap