Monday, 24th November, 2014

Archive for the ‘Sponsorship’ Category


Monday, November 24th, 2014

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The 2015 European Tour International Schedule Announced In Full

Six new tournaments, seven new venues and a minimum of 47 tournaments across 11 months, are some of the many highlights of The 2015 European Tour International Schedule .....read the full story »

2014 Gary Player Invitational: Gala Dinner & Charitable Auction

Grand Slam Giving At Gary Player Invitational Gala

The Gary Player Invitational has raised over R600 million worldwide in order to support the various charitable causes supported by The Player Foundation


Friday, November 21st, 2014

Lundin Links (Getty Images)

PGA in Scotland’s Patrons Club Tees Up Exciting Schedule

The chance to tee up alongside leading Tartan Tour players, sample Scotland’s finest courses and support the next generation of PGA pros are among the incentives for joining The PGA in Scotland’s Patrons Club


Thursday, November 20th, 2014

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The Royal And Ancient Golf Club Partners The On Course Foundation

Charity to benefit from sales of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews Christmas Card


Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Dr Frank Rossi from Director of Turfgrass Agronomy at Cornell University, New York addresses the delegates

BIGGA Future Turf Managers Initiative now into Year 3

Applications for Future Turf Managers’ Initiative Open on 1st December 1st 2014; Jacobsen’s continuing support acclaimed by BIGGA


Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Amanda Dorans from Dundonald Links receiving award from Gordon McKillop, CEO, STRI

STRI Announces 2015 Golf Environment Award Finalists

The STRI Golf Environment Awards highlight effective and sustainable projects being managed by individual golf courses across the UK


Monday, November 17th, 2014

(l-r) Marcus Day, the Head of the Global Golf Division of 4sports, Ben Cowen, The European Tour's Deputy Director of International Policy, Paul Lawrie, and John Black, Vice Captain of Murcar Links Golf Club

Paul Lawrie launches new Match Play event

The inaugural Saltire Energy Paul Lawrie Match Play will take place at Murcar Links Golf Club from July 30- August 2, 2015 and will have a prize fund of €1 million


Friday, November 14th, 2014

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Turkey bid to host 2022 Ryder Cup

Turkish Minister for Youth and Sports Akif Çagatay Kiliç has confirmed the country will bid for the 2022 Ryder Cup and intends to build a new course


Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Portugal Masters - Previews

Six Nations remain in the running to host The 2022 Ryder Cup

Denmark has decided not to proceed with a formal bid leaving Austria, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Turkey still in the running

Martin Kaymer and Victor Dubuisson celebrate the Maxx Royal Target Challenge

Kaymer and Dubsuisson Ignite The Stunning Maxx Royal

Maxx Royal Belek Golf Resort hosts spectacular rooftop shootout challenge between the Ryder Cup heroes on the eve of the second Turkish Airlines Open


Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

(left to right) Mike Cantlay, Chairman of Visit Scotland; Alex Salmond, First Minister of Scotland; George O’Grady, Chief Executive of The European Tour; and Stephen Docherty, Aberdeen Asset Management Head of Global Equities ( Getty Images)

Future of Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open secure to 2020

The Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open has been given a significant boost with news that its future has been secured until 2020, thanks to extended commitments from both the title sponsor and the Scottish Government


Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Brendan Steele

PGA Tour Winner Brendan Steele Signs with Wilson Staff

New Staff Advisory member to play FG Tour line of clubs

Left to right – Abdullah Al Shamsi, Dubai Police CID, Nick Tarratt, European Tour, 2nd Lieutenant Saoud Al Suwaidi Dubai Police, Protection and Emergency, and Bader Al Suwaidi Dubai Police, Protection and Emergency during the tour of the tournament infrastructure at Jumeirah Golf Estates for the 2014 DP World Tour Championship, Government of Dubai planning meeting

Government Continues Strong Support for DP World Tour Championship

The success of The European Tour’s season-ending DP World Tour Championship, Dubai, which is being staged from Thursday 20 to Sunday 23 November at Jumeirah Golf Estates, is down to a number of factors

Sir Nick Faldo presents the 2013-2014 Faldo Series Asia trophy to Japan’s Mikumu Horikawa

Record Field at Faldo Series Japan Championship

Inspired by the dazzling deeds of Mikumu Horikawa and the prospect of Olympic glory, more than 200 youngsters will tee-off in this week’s Faldo Series Japan Championship


Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

Lee Westwood

Turkish Airlines Open boasts heavy Ryder Cup influence

The 2014 Turkish Airlines Open will be held at the Montgomerie Maxx Royal, Belek, Antalya, November 13-16


Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Lyoness Open confirmed until 2019 (European Tour) 

New five year agreement for Lyoness Open

Next year marks the Austrian tournament’s tenth consecutive staging, having also previously been played each year between 1990 and 1996


Monday, November 3rd, 2014

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Bidding Process for The 2019 Solheim Cup Tees Off

With attendance figures surpassing 100,000 spectators and enormous media and television coverage not only in Europe and the USA but across the globe, The Solheim Cup is fast developing into one of the leading women’s sporting events in the world

Burhill Golf Club, Old Course

Burhill added as Senior Open Qualifying venue

Burhill Golf Club has been added as a fourth qualifying venue for The 2015 Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex


Friday, October 31st, 2014

(From left) Steve Weston of TomTom, Simon Jones from the London Golf Show and Andrew Clayton from TomTom

TomTom partners with the London Golf Show

TomTom – a global leader in navigation and mapping – will be the Sponsor of the TomTom Golfer Long Putt at the exhibition this November 14–16 at Glow, Bluewater .....read the full story »


Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Phil testing the new Big Bertha Alpha 815

Callaway Golf Re-Signs Phil Mickelson

Mickelson’s Hall of Fame career includes five major championship victories and 42 PGA Tour wins. As a Staff Pro, he will continue to play Callaway clubs, a Callaway golf ball and carry a Callaway Staff Bag


Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

The Club Car stand at The 2014 Ryder Cup, showcasing cars for both teams

Club Car “pivotal” in smooth running of The Ryder Cup

Club Car has, once more, proved to be the driving force behind the scenes of The Ryder Cup, according to Paul Dunstan, The European Tour’s assistant operations director

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2014 National Golf Club Challenge Champions Overcome Hurricane Gonzalo

National Champions decided among some of the worst weather Turnberry has ever known


Monday, October 27th, 2014

Genzon Golf Club website

European Tour adds Shenzhen International to 2015 Schedule

The inaugural Shenzhen International will be held at Genzon Golf Club, in the Longgang district of Shenzhen, from April 16–19, 2015


Friday, October 24th, 2014

Winner of the 2014 Carr Travel Invitational Pro-Am, Gareth Wright, PGA of Great Britain & Ireland (courtesy of Adrian Milledge)

Gareth Has the Wright Stuff at Carr Golf Invitational

The 2014 Carr Golf Invitational Pro-Am culminated with a wire-to-wire win for PGA of Great Britain & Ireland Professional, Gareth Wright

Chris Trimble, who will be travelling to Charlotte, North Carolina, to attend Jacobsen’s Future Turf Manager’s programme

Chris Trimble receives Ransomes Jacobsen cup at Myerscough College ceremony

Chris Trimble, greenkeeping supervisor at The Mere Golf Resort and Spa in Knutsford, Cheshire, is this year’s recipient of the Ransomes Jacobsen-sponsored best student award at Myerscough College .....read the full story »