Sunday, 1st March, 2015

Archive for the ‘Sponsorship’ Category

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015


Glenmuir Sponsors Foremost Professionals Championship

The prize fund at this year’s Foremost Golf Championship, to be played at The Oxfordshire Golf Club on Monday May 18th, will increase by over 50%

The 13th at Close House

Close House to Host ISPS Handa PGA Seniors Championship

The Newcastle club, which will hold the tournament from June 11-14, has signed a three year agreement to stage the event which is the oldest on the Senior Tour’s schedule

Ollie Farr Bridgestone

Ollie’s European adventure gathers pace with Bridgestone tyre partnership

Bridgestone will be partnering with Worcester’s Oliver Farr as he embarks on his debut year on the European Tour

Martin Kaymer

European Tour launches new ‘Drama on the World Stage’ ad campaign

That is precisely the concept behind The European Tour’s latest ad campaign, ‘Drama on the World Stage’, which is aired for the first time today

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

Rory McIlroy (Getty Images)

Prize fund increase for the BMW PGA Championship

The prize fund was €4.75 million when Rory McIlroy secured victory last year, but it will increase by €250,000 when the World Number One returns to Wentworth Club to defend his title from May 21-24

Friday, February 20th, 2015

2015 La Manga Club International Pro-Am Winner, Darren Bragg (PGA of Great Britain & Ireland) 

Bragg Has Plenty to Shout About at La Manga

The La Manga Club International Pro-Am was wrapped up in style by PGA of GB&I Professional, Darren Bragg, who claimed his first PGAs of Europe sanctioned event win

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

2014 PGA Professional champion Chris McDonnell of Troon Golf Management (courtesy of Paul Thomas at Getty Images)

New Era as Titleist and Footjoy Back PGA’s Flagship Championship

Two of golf’s leading brands – Titleist and FootJoy – have agreed a four-year deal to be the new sponsors of the flagship PGA Professional Championship the full story »

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Darren Clarke

Darren Clarke named 2016 European Ryder Cup Captain

Darren Clarke has been announced as the European captain for The 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National in Chaska, Minnesota, from September 30-October 2, 2016 the full story »

Robert Rock

Trendy Golf Signs Robert Rock

Trendy Golf, a leading UK online retailer for designer golf apparel, has announced the signing of Robert Rock to represent the company on a multi-year deal

Monday, February 16th, 2015

Simon Dysen

Simon Dyson signs partnership with Elegant Golf

Elegant Golf believe they are the number one luxury golf tour brand in the UK, producing bespoke golf holidays and focusing on quality service

Friday, February 13th, 2015

Kenny Harms with Kevin Na and Gary Player

Professional Golf Caddies Sue PGA Tour Over Unpaid Endorsements

Caddies seeking class-action status in federal claim against tour organizer

2015 Fourball Championship Winners Matthew Cort (left) and Craig Shave

Cort & Shave Take 2015 Fourball Championship Title

The PGAs of Europe would like to thank all the supporters of the event for their continued support

Alexander Levy

Lacoste Signs New Partnership With Alexander Levy

The Franco-American player, aged 24, has become one of the LACOSTE ambassadors on and off the golf course. He was also chosen to represent the new golf collection of the brand

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

(from left): Andy Stubbs, Managing Director of the European Senior Tour; Ken Skates, Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism; and Russell Phillips, Vice President of Facilities and Development at The Celtic Manor Resort

Celtic Manor Resort to host Wales Senior Open 

The Wales Senior Open will return to the European Senior Tour schedule when The Celtic Manor Resort, in Newport, hosts the tournament for the first time, from May 29-31, 2015

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Humana Challenge In Partnership With The Clinton Foundation - Preview Day 3

Wilson Staff signs PGA Tour star Troy Merritt

American becomes latest player to favour new FG Tour V4 irons

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Na Yeon Choi

ECCO Golf Signs LPGA Tour Player Na Yeon Choi

South Korean Superstar wins Coates Golf Championship wearing award-winning BIOM Hybrid Model

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

ICONS Cup logo

Couples and Clarke Named Captains for Inaugural ICONS Cup Golf Tournament

Major champions Fred Couples and Darren Clarke will serve as captains for the inaugural ICONS Cup at Jumeirah Golf Estates’ Earth Course in April the full story »

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Justin Rose

Justin Rose Named Hublot Brand Ambassador

Justin Rose is the first professional golfer to partner with the brand and joins the ranks of Brand Ambassadors such as Kobe Bryant, Dwyane Wade, Pelé, and Usain Bolt

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Keith Waters, Chief Operating Officer of The European Tour; David Williams, Chairman of The European Tour; Yousuf Kazim, Chief Executive Officer Jumeirah Golf Estates; and Neal Graham, General Manager of Club Operations Jumeirah Golf Estates

Jumeirah Golf Estates announced as Official Partner of The European Tour

Jumeirah Golf Estates and The European Tour today announced that the premium residential golf community in Dubai has become an Official Partner to The European Tour the full story »

Colin Montgomerie (Getty Images)

Travis Perkins Masters returns to Woburn

One of the longest running tournaments on the European Senior Tour, will mark its 15th anniversary when it returns to the Duke’s Course at Woburn Golf Club in September

Monday, February 2nd, 2015

The LET Rookies

Inaugural LET Rookie Orientation a Great Success

Players from across the globe travelled to Spain to hear about the organisation’s ‘More than a Tour’ vision, life as a touring professional and the inner workings of the LET

Friday, January 30th, 2015

Kunming’s Nick Faldo-designed Lakeview Golf Club boasts some spectacular holes.

Lakeview Golf Club in centre stage at Faldo Series Kunming Championship

Award-winning Lakeview Golf Club will be the centre of attention when the eighth edition of the Faldo Series Kunming Championship tees-off next week

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