Friday, 31st July, 2015

Archive for the ‘Sponsorship’ Category

Thursday, July 30th, 2015

Ricoh website

Ricoh Confirm Partnership with Women’s British Open to 2018

This week, Ricoh is enjoying its ninth year as title sponsor of the Ricoh Women’s British Open making it one of the longest serving sponsors in women’s golf

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

Bad news in the Media Centre at The Open Championship

The Open Attendance: official figures

The official figures from The R&A show that, despite poor weather, spectator attendance at St Andrews for The 144th Open Championship held up remarkably well

2014 British Par 3 Champion Eddie Pepperell

Jacklin, Lawrie and Pepperell gear up for 2015 Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship

The event takes place from 11-14th August at Nailcote Hall, Warwickshire, and has built a reputation as one of the most entertaining events in British golf today

Mikko Ilonen playing the 18th at Bro Hof Slott (Getty Images)

Nordea Masters to return to Stockholm in 2016

The Nordea Masters will return to Stockholm’s Bro Hof Slott Golf Course in 2016 after a two year stint at the PGA Sweden National in Malmӧ

Monday, July 27th, 2015


Black Knight Celebrates Special Year at Berenberg Gary Player Invitational

This year Gary Player has been celebrating the 50th anniversary of his career Grand Slam and his 80th Birthday

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Lydia Ko

Dundonald Links ready for invasion of golfers, celebs and fans

This week’s Aberdeen Asset Management Ladies Scottish Open promises to be a winner for players, celebrities and fans alike

Monday, July 20th, 2015

Darren Clark and Louis Oosthuizen receive Freedom of The Links

Freedom of the Links bestowed upon golfing greats

St Andrews Links Trust marked the visit of the 144th Open Championship to the Home of Golf by presenting past Open Champions with the Freedom of the Links the full story »

Monday, July 13th, 2015

Ryder Cup Europe’s evaluation team meet with the Spanish bid team to inspect PGA Catalunya Resort’s Stadium Course

Ryder Cup Europe examines 2022 bidders’ technical plans

Ryder Cup Match Director Edward Kitson and team visit Catalunya to evaluate the Costa Brava Barcelona 2022 bid

Friday, July 10th, 2015

GULLANE, SCOTLAND - JULY 08: (L-R) Actor Dougray Scott, Rugby Player Gavin Hastings, Mindroom Charity Founder Sophie Dow, Chris McGregor and 8-month-old daughter Eloise (third place) held by Marc Warren of Scotland, Justin Rose of England, Ryan Palmer of the United States, Comedian Rory Bremner, CEO of Aberdeen Asset Management Martin Gilbert, 3-year-old Jessica Donaldson (first place, front L) of Pencaitland and 8-year-old Emma Rule (second place, front R) of Paisley pose for a photo during Tartan Wednesday prior to the start of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open at Gullane Golf Club on July 8, 2015 in Aberdeen, Scotland.  (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Golf fans turn ‘Tartan Wednesday’ into a memorable day at Gullane

Colourfully clad golf fans turned Gullane into a sea of tartan when the official Pro-Am ahead of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open was transformed into the inaugural ‘Tartan Wednesday’

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Champion Golfers Challenge

Champion Golfers’ Challenge Draw Released ahead of The Open

UPDATE Please note Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from The Open and The Champion Golfers’ Challenge

LET CEO Ivan Khodabakhsh (left) signing the agreement with Sebastian Pinzón, La Padera de Potosi Event Director

LET reaches Latin America with Q School launch

The Ladies European Tour is extending its global presence ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games by adding a South American pre-qualifier to its 2015 Lalla Aicha Tour School

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

John Deere Classic website

Deere & Company extends PGA TOUR relationship until 2023

John Deere will continue as a title sponsor of professional golf until 2023 as a result of a seven-year extension announced by Deere & Company, the PGA TOUR and the John Deere Classic

Monday, July 6th, 2015

from left: Martin Kaymer, Hans-Walter Peter, Managing Partner of Berenberg, the German bank, and Gary Player

The Union of Business, Golf and Giving

There are untold riches in the golf industry. At the same time, golf is unrivalled in the world of sport in terms of its potential to give back (contribution by Black Knight International)

Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Kym Larratt, currently lying second in the LETAS order of merit, in action at the Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa – viewed from the challenging 18th tee Gainsborough course

WPGA International Challenge Returns to Stoke by Nayland

Stoke by Nayland will again take centre stage when it hosts the WPGA International Challenge for a third successive year

James Wilkinson

John Letters Ambassador Wilkinson equals course record on way to maiden win

James Wilkinson secured his first victory on the PGA Europro Tour in the Eagle Orchid Scottish Masters, at Montrose Links

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Jordan Smith (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Nike Golf adds Jordan Smith to athlete roster

Nike Golf has further added to its stable of athletes by announcing the signing of former Walker Cup player Jordan Smith

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Tartan Trews 2

Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open tees off with #TartanWednesday

Golf fans will be encouraged to turn Gullane Golf Club into a sea of tartan next week when the official Pro-Am day at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open is designated ‘Tartan Wednesday’

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

North Berwick Golf Club

Tartan Tour Set For Scottish Open Qualifying Shootout

The exciting new event, which is part of the PGA Scotland’s Tartan Tour, takes place at North Berwick this Saturday and Sunday (July 4-5)

Monday, June 29th, 2015

European Tour prize money reaches record levels

Players will compete for more than €166 million on The 2015 Race to Dubai. Seven new events have helped boost the total by nearly €26 million – a rise of 18.5% from 2014

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Open Golf website home page

Champion Golfer of The Year will win more than £1m for the first time

The R&A announce that the prize fund for this year’s Open Championship will rise to £6,300,000, an increase of £900,000 on the 2014 total

Bradley Neil

TaylorMade-adidas Golf Sign Bradley Neil

TaylorMade-adidas Golf announce the signing of 2014 British Amateur Champion Bradley Neil, whose glittering amateur career included appearances at The Open, US Open and The Masters

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Byeong-Hun An

BMW PGA Championship tickets now on sale for 2016

Fans will be delighted to hear that ticket prices for next year’s BMW PGA Championship (24 -29 May) are unchanged for the second year running

Friday, June 19th, 2015

President Artur Mas (centre) hosts Richard Hills of Ryder Cup Europe (fifth from left) at the Palau De Generalitat, Barcelona

President of Catalunya lends support to Spain’s bid for 2022 Ryder Cup

Artur Mas, President of Generalitat De Catalunya, formally backed Spain’s bid for The 2022 Ryder Cup by welcoming Ryder Cup Director Richard Hills to Barcelona

Darren Clarke

Bonus Boys Clarke and Westwood Eye US Open Victory

Ryder Cup Stars set for £2 million windfall if either can conquer Chambers Bay

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Peter Adams, Championship Director for the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open

Scottish contractors chosen for Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open

SecuriGroup, Spectrum Service Solutions and Portakabin appointed for 2015 Scottish Open at Gullane Golf Club in July